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Pincode of Palitana SR, Bhavnagar, Gujarat is 364270



Pincode364270
NamePalitana SR S.O
DistrictBhavnagar
StateGujarat
StatusSub Office(Non Delivery)
Head OfficeBhavnagar H.O
Sub Office
LocationPalitana Taluk of Bhavnagar District
Telephone No02848-294099
SPCCBhavnagar HO-364001
Department InfoBhavnagar Division Rajkot Region Gujarat Circle
AddressPalitana, Gujarat 364270, India
Indian Postal Code System Consists of Six digits. The first to digits represent the state, the second two digits represent the district and the Third two digits represents the Post Office.In this case the first two digits 36 represents the state Gujarat, the second two digits 42 represent the district Bhavnagar, and finally 70 represents the Post Office Palitana SR S.O. Thus the Zip Code of Palitana SR S.O, Bhavnagar, gujarat is 364270



Bhavnagar Info

Palitana is a city in Bhavnagar district, Gujarat, India. It is located 50 km southwest of Bhavnagar city and is a major pilgrimage centre for Jains.

History

Palitana is associated with Jain legends and history. Adinath, the first of the Jain tirthankaras, is said to have meditated on the Shatrunjaya hill, where the Palitana temples were later constructed.

The Palitana State was a princely state, founded in 1194. It was one of the major states in Saurashtra, covering 777 km². In 1921 it had 58,000 inhabitants in 91 villages, generating a 744,416 Rs revenue.

In 1656, Shah Jahan's son Murad Baksh (the then Governor of Gujarat) granted the village of Palitana to the prominent Jain merchant Shantidas Jhaveri. The management of the temples was assigned to the Anandji Kalyanji Trust in 1730.

During the British Raj, Palitana was a princely state in the Kathiawar Agency of the Bombay presidency. Gross revenueMore Info



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