About Limbdi

Limbdi is a town in Surendranagar district of Gujarat. Wadhwan, Viramgam and Dholka are some of the nearby cities from here. The city is home to famous BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Temple and has become one of the most popular pilgrimage centers of Vaishnavaits world over.

Limbdi

Geography of Limbdi

Limbdi is located at geographical coordinates of 22.57°N and 71.8°E with an average elevation of 53 meters or 173 feet above sea level. It is located 35 KM from Surendranagar and 120 KM from the state capital of Gandhinagar. The city is well connected by different modes of transport. It is located on National Highway 8, around 101 KM from Ahmedabad. There are frequent bus services operating from different nearby cities to reach Limbdi comfortably. Ahmedabad junction is the nearest major railway station from here located at a distance of 95 KM.

History and Culture of Limbdi

Once ruled by the members of Jhala dynasty, Limbdi enjoyed a status of prominence in prr-independent India. During the British Raj, Limbdi formed a part of the 9-gun salute state and was governed by members of the Jhala dynasty. The town actively participated in the independence movement  and actively took part in Satyagraha movement. They formed a "Praja Mandal" on 24 December 1938. This caused rift between the ruling class and the commoners and led to violence at a conference held by "Praja Mandal" members in 1939. Though disheartened, people did not gave up the dream of independent India which was achieved few years later in 1947. The last ruler of Limbdi Sir Chhatrapalsingh and after independence, Limbdi state was merged with Union of India. 

Hindi and Gujarati are the local languages spoken here. As per the census of 2011, city has a population of 42,769. The city has a literacy rate of 84.21%.

Tourism in Limbdi

Limbdi is well known for the famous and majestic Shri Swaminarayan Temple that was established in the year 2010. After this huge temple dedicated Shri Swaminarayan, the city has become a famous pilgrimage center. Some of the other places of interest that one can visit here include Shri Jagdish Ashram, Shree Kabir Ashram and Raj Rajeshwar Dham.

Utility Services in Limbdi

Limbdi enjoys presence of basic infrastural facilities. The city infrastructure sector principally consists of electricity, road and rail network, telecommunications, irrigation, water supply and sanitation. There are hotels, hospitals, chemist shops to meet the requirements of the residents. Below is the list of some common services available in and around Limbdi.

Hotel Avantika
Address: National Highway 8A, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 02753 260 005

Shiv Hotel
Address: Opposite Adarsh Society, Main Highway, Surendranagar, Gujarat 363002
Phone: 02752 237 147

President Hotel
Address: Opp. Milan Cinema, Main Road, Surendranagar, Gujarat 363002
Phone: 02752 291 255

Hotel Vandana Palace
Address: 60 Feet Road, Opp. Patel Boarding, Near Law College B/h Miraj Cinemas, Surendranagar, Gujarat 363002
Phone: 090675 90175

Hotel Bhavani
Address: Kanpara, Surendranagar, NH-8A, Surendranagar Road, Surendranagar, Surendranagar, Gujarat 363423
Phone: 075675 34520

Krishna Hotel
Address: Ambedkarnagar, Surendranagar, Gujarat 363002
Phone: 096015 99999

Restaurants in Limbdi

Dayro Kathiyawadi Rasthal
Address: Shop No.06, Highway food mall, 8A, Ahmedabad - Rajkot Highway, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 098257 25364

Hotel Honest
Address: 271/1 Jamuna Fast Food, Limdi NH No 08, Surendra Nagar, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 094260 31749

Premvati Upahargruh
Address: BAPS Shree Swaminarayan Mandir, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421

Avantika Restaurant
Address: National Highway 8a, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 088490 42031

Shri Radhe Restaurant
Address: Umaiya Park Society, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421

Jawahar Restaurant
Address: Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 090332 35100

Sanjivani Hotel
Address: NH47, Rehmat Baug Society, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 099246 38003

Karnavati Fastfood

Address: Limbdi, Paras Nagar, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 096388 53885

Kutchi King
Address: GF, Vivekanand Complex Opp, Sambhunath Petrol Pump National Highway, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 099138 97104

Hospitals in Limbdi

Punit Hospital
Address: Umaiya Park Society, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421

Chiranjivi General Hospital
Address: GJ SH 20, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 099241 08108

Meet Hospital
Address: Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 02753 262 260

Kanta Hospital
Address: Paras Nagar, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 02753 260 040

Siddhanath Orthopedic & Gynea Hospital
Address: Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 02753 262 726

Chemists in Limbdi

Mayur Medical Store
Address: Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 094290 99606

Jankalyan Medical Stores
Address: Green choch, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 02753 262 105

Mahavir Medical
Address: Limbdi, Gujarat 363421

Gurukripa Medical Store
Address: Limbdi, Gujarat 363421

Patel Medical Store
Address: GJ SH 20, Limbdi, Gujarat 363421
Phone: 099981 53106

12
  • SHARE THIS
  • TWEET THIS
  • SHARE THIS
  • COMMENT
  • LOVE THIS 0
  • E-mail

Comments / Discussion Board - About Limbdi

Loader