Sawantwadi

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Sawantvadi
... Sawantwadi pronunciation is a taluka (a unit of administration) in the Sindhudurg district in the Indian state of Maharashtra ... Sawantwadi has a municipal council, which is a local civic body ... Sawantwadi was formerly the capital city of the 'Royal Kingdom of Sawantwadi' ruled by the Bhonsle clan of Marathas ...
Sawantvadi - Getting There
... Air Nearest airport is Dabolim, Goa - 87 km By Railway Nearest railway station is Sawantwadi Road on Konkan Railway ... By Road It’s less than a kilometer from Sawantwadi Bus Stand ... Mumbai – Sawantwadi, 499 km Pune – Sawantwadi, 379 km Kolhapur – Sawantwadi, 165 km ...
Royal House of Sawantvadi
... The Royal House of Sawantwadi is of very ancient lineage and belongs to the famous Bhonsle family, their ancestor being Mang Sawant ... From then onwards, the rulers of Sawantwadi embraced peaceful development and progress, perhaps more so than any other ruling family in that age ... in almost every area of public life, in administration, justice and public works, which made Sawantwadi a model state by the dawn of the twentieth ...
Sindhudurg District - Transportation
... Kanakavli City), Belgaum (90 km away from Sawantwadi City), Panaji - Goa (55 km away from Sawantwadi Vengurle) ... main railway station on this line are Kudal, Kankavali and Sawantwadi ... airport is Dabolim airport in Goa which is very close for cities like Sawantwadi, Kudal and Vengurle ...
Sawantvadi - Culture - Arts and Handicrafts
... Ganjifa and Other Crafts of Sawantwadi The craft of making the round playing cards, known as ganjifa which was almost dying four decades ago is being revived today to a great extent ... Ganifa tradition of Sawantwadi is almost three hundred years old ... playing cards did not originate from Sawantwadi ...