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Country  India
State Karnataka
District Belgaum
 • Official Kannada
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-KA

Mahishwadgi is a village in Belgaum district of Karnataka, India.[1] Which is situated on the banks of Krishna River , the village is 25 kms away from Athani, Belgavi, 90% of the population follow Jainism

In Mahishwadgi agriculture is the main occupation.About 95% of the total population is engaged in agriculture.The main crops are: jawarwheatsunflower, toordal, and kushbi. The commercial crops are sugarcane. Few varietiesof vegetables like tomatoes, brinjals, ladies fingers, green leaves and redchillies are also grown With the limited rainfall, diesel power pumpsets are in vogue for the available water supply. And the main commercial crop is sugarcane. Irrigation facilities of Hipparagi barrage of Upper Krishna Projectis. By this project canals were constructed.


  1. ^ Village Directory, 2001 Census of India