Khaniyadhana

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Khaniyadhana
city
Khaniyadhana is located in Madhya Pradesh
Khaniyadhana
Khaniyadhana
Khaniyadhana is located in India
Khaniyadhana
Khaniyadhana
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 25°01′N 78°04′E / 25.01°N 78.07°E / 25.01; 78.07Coordinates: 25°01′N 78°04′E / 25.01°N 78.07°E / 25.01; 78.07
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Shivpuri
Area
 • Total 5 km2 (2 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 35,877
 • Density 367/km2 (950/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-MP
Vehicle registration MP

Khaniyadhana is a town and a Nagar Palika in Shivpuri district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is know for its Jain temples. There are 8 Jain temples.and also famous for shree parshvanath digamber jain bada mandir khaniadhana , atishay kshetra golakot and atishay kshetra pacharai. All of them has an interesting history.

History[edit]

Before Indian independence in 1947, Khaniadhana was the capital of a judev maharaj kalgsingh of the same name - Khaniyadhana State.

Geography[edit]

It is located in Shivpuri District at 25º01' N, 78º07' E.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Khaniyadhana had a population of 35,595. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Khaniyadhana has an average literacy rate of 78%, : male literacy is 88%, and female literacy is 64%. In Khaniyadhana, 19% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.