Paliad

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Paliyad)
Jump to: navigation, search
Paliad
village
Paliad is located in Gujarat
Paliad
Paliad
Paliad is located in India
Paliad
Paliad
Location in Gujarat, India
Coordinates: 23°18′00″N 72°19′59″E / 23.300°N 72.333°E / 23.300; 72.333Coordinates: 23°18′00″N 72°19′59″E / 23.300°N 72.333°E / 23.300; 72.333
Country  India
State Gujarat
District Gandhinagar
Languages
 • Official Gujarati, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 382737
Telephone code 2764
Vehicle registration GJ
Website gujaratindia.com

Pali(y)ad is a town and former non-salute princely state on Saurashtra peninsula in Gujarat, western India.

History[edit]

The minor princely state in Jhalawar prant was ruled by Kathi Chieftains. It comprised the town and sixteen other villages and had a combined population of 6,970 in 1901, yielding a state revenue of 43,699 Rupees (1903-4, mostly from land) and paid a tribute of 1,213 Rupees, to the British and Junagadh State.

Village[edit]

The village is located in the district of Gandhinagar, Gujarat, western India.

Education[edit]

There are primary, secondary and higher secondary schools in the village: Paliyad Gujarati Shala, Shri paliyad madhyamik and ucchatar madhayamik highschool and Shree sarswati vidhyalaya paliyad

Healthcare[edit]

The S. J. Patel Sarvajanik Hospital serves the medical needs of the residents of the village. Many residents of surrounding villages also take the benefit of this facility.

Temples[edit]

There are several major temples scattered throughout the village.

  • Varahi Mata Temple
  • Ramji Temple (newly renovated)
  • Ambaji Temple
  • Gayatri Temple
  • Mahakali Temple
  • Mahadev Temple
  • Khodiyar Temple
  • Jhogani Temple
  • In Paliyad Raval Kuldevi Temple - Kuldevi Name Sullai Maa.....as Paresh Raval is from Paliyad...

Famous Locals[edit]

  • Sureshbhai Patel (MLA)
  • Kalidas Punjiram Patel (Batiya Vas- Former Dep. Sarpanch & Present Oldest Person Paliad Origin)
  • Arvindbhai Gandabhai Patel (MLA 2012 GUJARAT ASSEMBLY - Dalal)
  • Hiral Patel is well-known cricketer in Canadian cricket team.
  • Indian actor and comedian Paresh Rawal was born in Paliad
  • Patel as a last name is the most population in this village but half of Patel lives out of India mostly in the USA.
  • Ako Patel Future CM of Gujarat

External links and sources[edit]

History

..