Why is Jind famous for?

Why is Jind famous for?

Jind is noted for its numerous temples sacred to the worship of Shiva. Raghbir Singh, ruler of Jind, built a temple known as Bhuteshvara temple, with a large tank around it, locally known as Rani Talab.

Is Jind a district in Haryana?

Jind is one of the 22 districts of Haryana state in northern India. Jind town is the district headquarters. It is one of the oldest districts of Haryana. It is one of the first Sikh Kingdoms.

Is Jind a city?

Jind, also spelled Jhind, city, central Haryana state, northwestern India. It is located about 70 miles (110 km) northwest of Delhi. Jind is said to have been founded by the Pandavas of the Mahabharata epic, who built a temple around which the town of Jaintapuri (Jind) grew.

Why Jind is called heart of Haryana?

Jind is a city which is known as the heart of Haryana. It is one of the oldest districts of Haryana and holds historical and mythological importance. It is believed that here a Jayanti Devi Temple was built in honour of Jayanti Devi (The Goddess of Victory) by Pandavas.

What does Jind mean?

Jind. Jind is one of the oldest districts of Haryana.

Which is called the heart of Haryana?

District Jind, Government of Haryana | Heart of Haryana | India.

What is the population of Jind?

Elevation 227 m (745 ft)
Population (2011)
• Total 167,592
• Density 440/km2 (1,100/sq mi)

How many villages are there in Jind district?


Sr. No. Tehsil Villages
1 Jind (70) 70
2 Safidon (44) 44
3 Julana (30) 30
4 Pilukhera (27) 27

What do you mean by Jind?

Jind/Jaan means life and meriye means mine. ( meri in hindi)

What is the old name of Jind?

Jind was named Jayantapura after the lord of victory Jayant (Indra), whom Pandavas worshipped before the Mahabharata war. According to oral tradition, Pandavas built the Jayanti Devi Temple in honour of Jainti Devi (the goddess of victory, a feminine representation of Indra).

Who is the DC of Jind?

Sh. Manoj Kumar , IAS
DC Profile

Personal Profile Experience Details Contact Details
Name: Sh. Manoj Kumar , IAS Deputy Commissioner, Jind Phone: 1681-246820,245252Fax: 01681-246818 Email: dcjnd[at]hry[dot]nic[dot]in Address of Correspondence: Mini Secretariat, Jind

What is the block of Jind?

In order to streamline the rural development , these tehsils have been further subdivided into seven blocks namely Narwana, Uchana, Alewa, Jind, Julana, Pilukhera and Safidon.

How many villages are there in Jind?

There are about 98 villages in jind tehsil, which you can browse from jind tehsil villages list (along with gram panchayat information) below.

Who is tehsildar of Jind?

Dr. Kuldeep Singh
List of Tehsildars

Sr .No. Name Home District
9 Kanab Sonipat
10 Dr. Kuldeep Singh Jind
11 Yogesh Kumar Bhiwani
12 Pardeep Deswal Jhajjar

Who is Jind MLA?

Haryana Vidhan Sabha MLA

House Tenure 11
Constituency Name Jind
Name Sh. Mange Ram Gupta
Party INC
Date Of Birth 13-07-1935

Who is MC of Jind?

Municipal Council, Jind

Ward No. M.C. Name (Mr./Ms) Father’s Name (Shree)
1 Sunita Sunil Kumar
2 Pooja Vikas
3 Randhir Singh Rohtash Kumar
4 Harpal Veer Singh

Which village is bigger in Haryana?

Dighal is a village in Beri tehsil in Jhajjar district of Haryana state in north India. It falls under the Rohtak Division. It is the largest village in terms of population in a single panchayat in Haryana.