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Baharagora is a small town in East Singhbhum district and situated on the south-east corner of Jharkhand, India. It is 60 km from Kharagpur, 90 km from Jamshedpur, 50 km from Baripada & 200 km from Kolkata. Baharagora is a very important hub for transport as National Highway 6/Asian Highway 46 passes through here and almost all the Transport Companies have their transit hub here. National Highway 33 connects NH 6 at Baharagora and NH 2 at Barhi, Jharkhand. It is connected to Baripada in Odisha by NH 18.

Baharagora
town
Baharagora is located in Jharkhand
Baharagora
Baharagora
Location in Jharkhand, India
Baharagora is located in India
Baharagora
Baharagora
Baharagora (India)
Coordinates: 22°17′N 86°43′E / 22.28°N 86.72°E / 22.28; 86.72Coordinates: 22°17′N 86°43′E / 22.28°N 86.72°E / 22.28; 86.72
Country India
StateJharkhand
DistrictEast Singhbhum
Area
 • Total433.331 km2 (167.310 sq mi)
Elevation79 m (259 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total153,510
 • Density350/km2 (920/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialHindi, Santali, Bengali, Odia
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN832101
Telephone code91-6594
Vehicle registrationJH 05

Nearest Railway Station Chakulia 30.6 km, Ghatsila 47 km, Jhargram 50 km, Kharagpur 60 km, Tatanagar 90 km & Kolkata(Howrah)189 km.

Nearest International Airport Kolkata, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport.

Baharagora became a block in the year 1956. It is located at the southern end of Jharkhand.

Baharagora is the entry point of Jharkhand from the two states, namely West Bengal and Odisha. Since it is located at the border, West Bengal is approx 12 km and Odisha is approx 7 km from there.The official language of the state is Hindi.

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Places of worshipEdit

TemplesEdit

Baharagora
 
Chitreshwar Shiv Mandir
  • Panchbariya Shiv Mandir - 15 km.
  • Hanuman Mandir, Rasikpur(Baharagora)
  • Ghaspada krishna mandir - 16 km.
  • Kumardubi Shiv Mandir, krishna mandir - 16 km.
  • Patrasuni Mandir, Khamar - 11 km.
  • Shitala Mata Mandir-1.5 km.
  • Saljhatia Shiv Mandir - 9 km.
  • Shiva mandir (Sandra)- 9.5 km
  • Manusmuria Jaiguru Sanstha - 15 km.
  • Jagannatha Mandir - 2 km.
  • Shiva Mandir (hatchala) - 2 km.
  • Shri Jagannath Mandir, Mouda
  • Guhiyapal Shiva Mandir
  • Sri Sri Rasik Jeevan Mandir(Benda)- 5 km. from Baharagora
  • Sri Hotteshwar Shiv Mandir(Benda)- 5 km. from Bahragora
  • Shiv Mandir Jugalsalbni
  • Maa Swargabauri Mandir Kesharda
  • Shiv Mandir Kesharda
  • Bada Parulia Shiv Mandir, 13 km From Baharagora
  • Choto Parulia Radha Kishan Mandir, 12 km from Baharagora
  • Gopal Mandir, Makri- 12 km from Baharagora
  • Maa Dar basini Mandir Jugalsalboni
  • Maa Kali Mandir (Kali Badi)- 0 km.
  • Bhuteshwar shiv mandir -Khandamouda. from Baharagora
  • Paharpur Shiv Mandir, Dungri(Kaparia)
  • sri sri kameswar mandir(mahuldangri).it is south in Baharagora.
  • Jaypura Shiv Mandir, (jaupura)
  • Chandra Shiv Mandir & Krishna Mandir.-13 km.from Baharagora.
  • Chandra Kalamahagan Than. and Kali Mandir.13 km.from Baharagora.
  • Patharghata Shiv Mandir.12 km. from Baharagora.
  • Bajrangbali Mandir, Mouda
  • Bhairab Mandir, Keshorda, chandra kali mandir
  • Sakreswar Shiv Mandir, SAKRA,5.0 km FROM BAHARAGORA
  • JAGANNATH MANDIR, SAKRA, 5.0 km FROM BAHARAGORA.
  • Malbandhi Shiv Mandir, Malbandhi, 6 km from Baharagora
  • Domjuri Shiv Mandir, Domjuri, 8 km from Baharagora.
  • Baba Bhimeswar Shiv Mandir, Panchrulia.-08 km.
  • Bajrang Bali Hanuman Mandir, Panchrulia.-08 km.
  • Baba Baneshwar Mandir, Mouda


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GeographyEdit

Baharagora is located at 22°17′N 86°43′E / 22.28°N 86.72°E / 22.28; 86.72.[1] Baharagora Krishi Mela [2] It has an average elevation of 79 m (259 ft). The river Subarnarekha flows along its adjoining areas (approx at a distance of 7 km).

EducationEdit

SchoolsEdit

  • 1. Baharagora High School, Baharagora
  • 2. T.P.S. D.A.V. Public School, Baharagora
Baharagora
 
TPS DAV Public School, Baharagora

Apart from these many primary schools, middle schools and high schools are present in Baharagora block

  • 8.Hindi High School Kaimi, Baharagora kaimi
  • 9. Choto Parulia High School.
  • 10. Azambar Shaw High School, Muchiasai.
  • 11. Chandra Upgration Middle School.
  • 12. Kumardubi Darkhuli High School, Kumardubi
  • 13. Keshorda High School, Keshorda.
  • 14.manusmuria middle school, manusmuria
  • 15.upgrade middle school, chandra
  • 16.parulia model school, parulia
  • 17. K B High School Gamaria
  • 18.Lal Bahadur Sastri (L.B.S) High School, Jaypura
  • 19. Khandamouda High School, Khandamouda
  • 20 . Panchrulia Odia Middle School, Panchrulia
  • 21. Mouda Odia Middle School
  • 22. Saraswati Shishu Mandir, Bankati(Mouda)
  • 23. Bhabani Devi High School, Bankati(Mouda)

CollegesEdit

  • 1.Baharagora College, Baharagora
  • 2. Baharagora Polytechnic College
  • 3. Balajee Industrial Training Centre, Baharagora
Baharagora
 
State Bank of India, Baharagora

Banks in Baharagora & aroundEdit

Places to SeeEdit

  • Netaji Subhash Children Park
  • Jyoti Pahari
  • Kapariya Dungri
  • Subarnarekha River
  • Balia Baba Ashram
  • Binapani Stadium

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Baharagora
  2. ^ baharagora.com Archived 2014-02-24 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Central Bank of India Bahargora IFSC Code". Retrieved 2015-06-26.

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