Keshoraipatan

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Keshoraipatan

केशोरायपाटन
City
K.Patan
Skyline of Keshoraipatan
Keshoraipatan is located in Rajasthan
Keshoraipatan
Keshoraipatan
Location in Rajasthan, India
Keshoraipatan is located in India
Keshoraipatan
Keshoraipatan
Keshoraipatan (India)
Coordinates: 25°18′N 75°56′E / 25.3°N 75.93°E / 25.3; 75.93Coordinates: 25°18′N 75°56′E / 25.3°N 75.93°E / 25.3; 75.93
CountryIndia
StateRajasthan
DivisionKota
District (zilla)Bundi
Population
(2011)
 • Total24,627
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
323601 323602
Telephone code07438
Vehicle registrationRJ 08(bundi district)

Keshoraipatan is a city located in the state of Rajasthan, India. The town is famous for the temple of Keshav Rai Ji Maharaj or Lord Vishnu which lies on banks of the Chambal River. The town is 20 km from the well known education hub of India, Kota. Mratunjaya Mahadev temple is another important shrine of the town. The temple is one of the oldest temples of Rajasthan. There is an old Jain temple too. Kalyanrai temple is old temple of Keshavraiji. Here is a Teela (Knoll in English) where coins and many ancient things are found. There is "pandav shala" also located here. It is said that in exile period Pandavs came here. Kartik Poornima, Bundi Utsav, Taijaji Ki Ghodi and Dhol Gyaras are some famous festivals in Keshoraipatan. Many devotees take a bath in the Chambal River during Kartik poornima.

Demographics[edit]

Rajasthani and Hindi Punjabi are the local languages here. According to the census of 2011,the population of the town is 24,627. There are 20 wards in the town, majority holders are from Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP). Municipality Elections were held and current Chairman is Sukhdev Singh Sandhu from BJP (2015-2020).

Religious Places[edit]

  • Gurudwara
  • Shri Keshav Rai ji Temple
    • It was built in 1601 by Maharaja Shatru Sal of Bundi. The architecture and sculptures of temple are unique.
  • Shri Rajrajeshwar Mahadev
  • Matra Hanuman ji Temple
  • Madan Mohan Temple
  • Kalyan Rai ji Temple
  • Shri Digambar Jain Temple
  • Hazrat Makke Shah Vali Dargah & Masjid
  • Dhakar Cast temple K.patan
  • Mata Kankali ji Ka Mandir K.patan

Education[edit]

Schools[edit]

  • Govt. Sr. Sec. School, Keshorai Patan
  • Govt. Girls Sr. Sec. School, Keshorai Patan
  • Keshav Bal Vidya Niketen Sr. Sec. School
  • Aryan Academy Convent School
  • Global Paramount School
  • Modern Public School
  • National Public School
  • Shiv Jyoti Secondary School
  • Saraswati Vidya Mandir
  • Ideal Public School

Colleges[edit]

  • Patan Girls College, Keshoraipatan
  • Aazad B.ed. College, Bundi
  • Government Post Graduate College Of Bundi

Computer Institutes[edit]

  • Jai Sai Nath Computer Coaching Institute
  • National Computer & Internet Training Institute
  • Lord Krishna Computer E Mitra K.patan

Transport[edit]

Train[edit]

Keshorai Patan Railway Station, Gurla West Railway Station are the very nearby railway stations to Keshoraipatan. However Kota Jn Rail Way Station is a major railway station 20 km (12 mi) near to Keshoraipatan.

Bus[edit]

Shri Keshav Bus Stand is the major bus stand in Keshoraipatan.

Boat[edit]

The Chambal River is the major river here, one can visit via boat.

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