Rahata

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Rahata
city
Rahata is located in Maharashtra
Rahata
Rahata
Location in Maharashtra, India
Rahata is located in India
Rahata
Rahata
Rahata (India)
Coordinates: 19°43′N 74°29′E / 19.717°N 74.483°E / 19.717; 74.483Coordinates: 19°43′N 74°29′E / 19.717°N 74.483°E / 19.717; 74.483
Country India
StateMaharashtra
DistrictAhmadnagar
Population
(2001)
 • Total19,024
Languages
 • OfficialMarathi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

Rahata is a city and a municipal council in Ahmadnagar district in the Indian state of Maharashtra.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Rahata had a population of 19,024. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Rahta Pimplas has an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 65%. In Rahta Pimplas, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age. Bhagwatipur Kolhar and shirdi is famous place in Rahata Taluka as there is temple of Bhagwati Mata.

Location[edit]

Rahata city is located on the Nagar-Manmad road, just 5 km from holy place shirdi & Bhagwatimata (3 1/2 Shaktipeth) temple at Bhagwatipur Kolhar 20 km from shirdi. And Famous for agriculture implements one of the most Showroom famous in Rahta.Temple of Lord Virbhadra is famous for its fair.[specially.Gal Bagadi]Village close to this town in Sakuri,known for Shri.Upasani Maharaj and Sati.Godavari Mata holy place where they lived.

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.