Makaji Bapu na Meghpar
|Makaji Bapu Na Meghpar||1754|
|Founded by||Makanji Ketoji Jadeja of Dhrol State|
|• Type||Gram Panchayat|
|• Body||Makaji Meghpar Gram Panchayat|
|• Sarpanch||Mayurdhvajsinh Jadeja|
|• Total||23.44 km2 (9.05 sq mi)|
|Elevation||53 m (174 ft)|
|• Density||83/km2 (210/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|Postal Index Number|
|Telephone code||+91 02894|
|Vehicle registration||GJ · 10|
|Gender ratio||♂1000 : 976♀|
|Avg. Temperature||27 °C (81 °F)|
Makaji Meghpar (/ /) (also known as Meghana) is a village and was former chiefdom of Hardhrol Jadeja chieftains in the Jamnagar district of Gujarat, India. It was founded in 1754 by Makanji Jadeja of Dhrol State. Gujarati author Harilal Upadhyay is from the village. The peoples are mainly Jadeja Rajputs with some Brahmins,>Patels and Shudras.
References[change | change source]
- Mcleod, John (6–9 July 2004). The Rise and Fall of the Kutch Bhayati (PDF). Eighteenth European Conference on Modern South Asian Studies, University of Lund. p. 5. Archived from the original (PDF) on 7 March 2012. Retrieved 13 September 2012. Archived 7 March 2012 at the Wayback Machine
- Social Science. Vk Publications. p. 117. ISBN 9788179732144. Archived from the original on 2016-06-11. Retrieved 2019-02-14.
- Upadhyay, Jiten. "Online Tribute To The Great Gujarati Author - Late Shri Harilal Upadhyay". harilalupadhyay.org.