Jhorda ( झोरड़ा ) village

Jhorda ( झोरड़ा ) Village is a quaint little village in the Nagaur Tehsil, and is quite well-known as being the birthplace of the poet Kandan kalpit and of the great saint Baba Hariram. During the months of Bhadrapad Chaturthy and Panchmi (January February). Jhorda sees over one to two lakh visitors each year. People visit from all over Delhi, Haryana, Punjab. Rajasthan and U.P. for the big annual fair that is held in the village each year. The village is also home to the Baba Hariram Temple which houses a lot of memorabilia from the saint’s life.

Locality Name : Jhorda ( झोरड़ा ) Village

Tehsil Name : Nagaur

District : Nagaur

State : Rajasthan

Division : Ajmer

Language : Marwari and Hindi, English, Urdu Rajasthani

Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30)

Elevation / Altitude: 299 meters. Above Seal level

Telephone Code / Std Code: 01585

Assembly constituency : Nagaur assembly constituency

Assembly MLA : mohan ram choudhary

Lok Sabha constituency : Nagaur parliamentary constituency


Pin Code : 34001

Post Office Name : Nagaur

Main Village Name : Jhorda

Commodities Prices : Nagpur Market / Mandi

Overview: Jhorda

Jhorda is a village in Nagaur tehsil and district of Rajasthan. It (Jhorda ( झोरड़ा ) village) is situated on the north of Nagaur about 30 km away. Jhorda village had given to Sundardas Charan as Jagir in vikram samvant 1695 by Amar Singh Rathore. It is said that once an enemy soldier entered Amar Singh’s tent with the intention of killing him. Then Amar Singh’s soldier Sundardas Charan saw the enemy soldier and beheaded him with a sword. A couplet is famous in relation to this incident.

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About Jhorda

Jhorda is a small, village or hamlet in Nagaur Tehsil of Nagaur District, Rajasthan. It comes under Jhorda Panchayath. It belongs to Ajmer Division. It is located 5 km from west from its district headquarters Nagaur. It is 249 km from the provincial capital Jaipur.

Jhorda Pin code is 341001 and postal head office is located in Nagaur

The city of Jhorda, which is surrounded by Mundwa and Jayal tehsil and Nokha and Merta teshil.

Nagaur , Nokha , Phalodi , Merta City are the near by Cities to Jhorda.

Jhorda 2011 Census Details

Jhorda is a Marwari language village with a total population of 1514 and 261 houses. There are 47.3% female residents and literacy rate is 51.1%, while the female literacy rate is 18.7%.


Census ParameterCensus Data
Total Population1514
Total No of Houses261
Female Population %47.3 % ( 716)
Total Literacy rate %51.1 % ( 773)
Female Literacy rate18.7 % ( 283)
Scheduled Tribes Population %0.0 % ( 0)
Scheduled Caste Population %18.1 % ( 274)
Working Population %47.0 %
Child(0 -6) Population by 2011267
Girl Child(0 -6) Population % by 201144.6 % ( 119)

Politics in Jhorda

Rashtriya Loktantrik Party , BJP , INC are the major political parties in this area(Jhorda ( झोरड़ा ) village).


By Rail

Nagaur Rail Way Station is the very nearby railway stations to Jhorda.

History of Jhorda ( झोरड़ा )

Festivals such as the Great Saint Baba Hariram, who was born here and poet Kandan Kalpit attract many people every year. The fair is an annual event where Rajasthan, U.P., Haryana, Delhi & Punjab people come to celebrate.

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