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ભજિયા,બટુકના ગોટા, મોરલીના ઢોંસા, પુજાના ઢોકળા, સેંધાના ગોટા, અક્ષરધામની ખીચડી, લક્ષ્મી બેકરીના પફ અને પેટિસ અને નાનખટ્ટાઈ, વૈષ્ણોદેવી પાસે શિવશક્તિની દાલ-બાટી
જામનગર : એચ.જે.વ્યાસનો શીખંડ, વલ્લભભાઈના પેંડા, જનતા ફાટકના વણેલા ગાંઠિયા, જગદિશનો ફાલુદો, ગીતાનો આઇસ્ક્રિમ, જવાહરના પાન, દિલિપના ઘુઘરા, ઉમિયાના ભજિયા, લખુભાઈનો રગડો, ગીજુભાઈની ભેળપૂરી, ડાયફ્રુટની કચોરી
''ગુજરાતમાં ક્યાંનું શું વખાણાય છે? ''
અમદવાદના મસ્કાબન, કટિંગ ચા, મકરસંક્રાતિ
સુરતનું જમણ, ઘારી, સુરતણફેણી, ખમણ ઢોકળા, ઉઘીયું અને લોચો
રાજકોટની ચીકી, પેંડા, બ્રેડ કટકા અને રંગીલી પ્રજા
વડોદરાનો લીલો ચેવડો, ભાખરવડી અને નવરાત્રિ
જામનગરની બાંધણી, કચોરી, તાળા, આંજણ અને પાન
કચ્છની દાબેલી, ગુલાબપાક, કળા કાળિગીરી અને ખુમારી
મોરબીના તળીયા (ટાઇલ્સ), નળિયા અને ઘડીયાલ
ભરુચની ખારી શિંગ
સુરેન્દ્રનગરના સેવમમરા, કચીરીયું અને શીંગ
ભાવનગરના ગાંડા, ગટર, ગાંઠિયા અને ફૂલવડી
પાલનપુરનું અત્તર, પેંડા, ખાખરા અને હીરાના વેપારી
સોરઠનો સાવજ, કેસર કેરી અને અડીખમ ગિરનાર
પાટણની રેવડી, દેવડા અને પટોળા
પોરબંદરની ખાજલી, ગોટી સોડા અને માફિયા
ડાંગનો ચોખ્ખાનો રોટલો, નાગલી, વાંસનું શાક અને ડાંગ દરબાર
વલસાડના ચીકુ અને હાફૂસ
ડાકોરના ગોટા અને સકરિયા અને મલાઇ મારેલું દૂધ
પંચમહાલની તાડી અને મહુડો
Saturday, August 17, 2013
In this shocking story, it was reveled that these men namely Sunil Bhanushali and Rajbha Jadeja were asking one ice cream stall owner for 25000. Ice cream stall owner had reportedly consumed more space then allotted to him.
Arrest was done by rajkot Anti corruption bureau.
Now Jamnagar citizens know why they have to pay rs. 40 for each ride in Shravan fair.
Sunday, August 11, 2013
Since 4 month Dwarka posted home guard has not received salary.
Govt should look to address these development issues also.
Saturday, August 10, 2013
Pradarshan Ground fairs for Shravan are already started, many consider this as an inside job to attract Eid visitors also.
This year the stall auction has earned record 1.12 Crore of income for JMC.
JMC has let the fair start without formal inauguration or announcement.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
Jamnagar city bus service is stopped since 5 days now.
Since 1995 Jamnagar Munipal Corporation has handed over the management of bus service to ex. Service men's association.
This arrangement was working till last few months, due to internal conflicts this association approached Gandhinagar and updated transport secretory of closing this service.
JMC is trying to sort this mess, till then rikshaw is the only public transport option available in Jamnagar.
Friday, August 2, 2013
Monday, February 6, 2012
Ministers who confirmed the presence includes Narottam Patel, Anandiben Patel, Nitin Patel, Vasuben Trivedi, Saurabh Patel and many more.
Gujarat State department will run around 700 buses from various places to Sidsar. See http://www.halar.org/post/2012/02/01/Sidsar-Rajat-Jayanti-Mahotsav-Bus-Schedule.aspx for complete schedule and frequency.
In Total 120 stalls bookings have been confirmed, this also includes bookings of 10 state department stalls.
See http://halar.org/?tag=/RajatJayantiMahotsav for more details.
Recently Khodaldham (Kagvad - Rajkot) saw the show strength by Leuva Patel (LP) community.
Kadva Patel (KP) community who has equally strong base is all set to give fitting reply this february in Jamnagar's Sidsar. "Maa Umiya nu Tedu" (Invitation by deity Umiya) is already sent to 2.5 Lakh Kadva Patel families living in 747 villages in Saurashtra.
This religious and social event will be a showcasing event to show unity and strength, this will also mark the silver jubilee celebration of Umiyadham at Sidsar in Jamnagar, the event will be held between February 9 and 13.
The Kadva Patel event will be inaugurated by CM. Modi, unlike the Leuva Patel event which was a LP only event.
KP event's media cell is managed by Rajni Patel and he explained this event as non-political and solely for followers of Umiya, prominant names who confirmed the presence includes chief minister Narendra Modi, Baba Ramdev, Shri Shri Ravishankar, Morari Bapu, Rameshbhai Oza etc. Chief minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the event on February 9.
Entire Mahotsav will run for 5 Days Mahotsav, and will cover 250 Acres of Land.
This event will be a milestone in terms of event management. The event will feature 25 Dining Hall on 15 Lac sq. ft land, 23 Lac Sq. ft Mandapa, 50 Lac Sq. ft flooring, Grand Agricultural fare, Industrial Fair & Book Exhibition, Colourful & Entertaining Amusement Park, 200 sign boards, 15 lighting towers, the organising committee is also promising world class grand cultural programmes throughout the five day bonanza. Complete event is spawn across 255 acres.
Recently, around 41 crore was received in donation in just three hours for the event, the management is expecting total 25 lakh visitors in five days.
Besides the usual social activities a new and better initiative for eye donation registration will be carried out, around 2 Lakh Kadva Patel community members will register for eye donation during this five-day mahotsav in Sidasar near Jamnagar, 15 counters will be setup for this registration. 11,000 volunteers are managing this complete process. A parallel blood donation drive will collect 6,000 bottle of blood.
There is a plan to collect 25 million USD (around rs 125 Cr.) in the event, expected are 400 NRI families who will can travel from Rajkot to Sidsar via a paid helicopter service.
Event will be live telecast on Zee Jagran, Online live telecast will be available on http://mahotsav.umasidsar.org/video.php?PHPSESSID=70ebb2fdb8a7352943b349dedcfdfc93
Sidsar is well known pilgrim place for Patel community, contact the management and advt. staff below for more details.
Shree Umiya Mataji Mandir Trust-Sidsar
At: Sidsar - 360 530, Tal: Jamjodhpur
Dist: Jamnagar, Saurashtra (Gujarat-India)
Phone: (91 2898) 274435, 274735, 274700
Fax: (91 2898) 274474
Thanks to : http://mahotsav.umasidsar.org/cmspage.php?id=35
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
80,000 birds were estimated in Khijadiya alone. Lakhota lake (Ranmal lake) registered around 25,000 birds. Major species included Seagull, Rosy pastor, spot bill duck, pelican etc.
Common cranes were birds with highest population, common crane visit Jamnagar in winter.
Sunday, January 16, 2011
Friday, January 14, 2011
New temple complex boats modern facilities for pilgrimages like luggage box, shoe boxes, CCTV etc.
CM will also commence construction of a Bandra-worli C Link look alike bridge called "Sudama Setu", stretched from Gomti Ghat to Paanchkuva
Tuesday, January 4, 2011
This almost a ruin temple is now looked upon by archaeological survey of India; recently some renovation work has been initiated in this part.
This place was capital of the Jethwa dynasty and was constructed by prince ShalyaKumar, this strategic location near Barda hills provided perfect cover from enemies, Ghumli flourished and became world renowned for trade in international markets. Jam kings attacked Ghumli in 1309 and in 1313, and they destroyed the town.
Ghumli is now a collection of only few huts of herdsmen, ASI will complete the works within 2 months and it will bring memories back of the Jethwa kings. Today ruins of Navlakha Palace (palace with a million statues), Bhan Gate etc can be seen.
Tuesday, December 28, 2010
Narara island is one of the 42 island that constitutes marine national park near Jamnagar, the park was open for public in 1982 and is spawn across 163 Sq. Km.
This education camp will benefit students from std 8, Narara island is the only island connected to Jamnagar by road, hence tourist can easily reach to this place. During low tide one can walk on the coral reef and observe the coral reef life like coral conchs, crabs, octopus, sponges, prawns, starfish etc.
15 different types of land grass and many types of sea weed can also be seen.
At present a students and teachers can enjoy a night stay and education program in Narara, Teachers / Students can enrol to this program by filling form from marine national park office in Jamnagar.
Thursday, December 16, 2010
People flocked the place after the news spread, this cave has three stones resembling shivaling and the cave seems to be very long, archaeological department was rushed to conserve the spot and dig on further to get more information.
This cave was found when DCC Cement Company's mining department was unearthing some of the ore.
Tuesday, December 14, 2010
around five sweet water wells are now submerged, few temples that were accessible by land in last few years are now moved to this new island, soon one will need to visit the temples by boats.
Bet Dwarka is very popular tourist place near Dwarka, many temples of Lord Krishna, Devi Rukmani are in bet Dwarka, a Dargah and a Sikh holy place makes this place a must visit for believers of all religion
Sunday, November 28, 2010
Three day long Global Bird Watchers Conference ended on Friday with Narara hiking and Pirotan excursion, foreigners were excited to see diversified flora and fauna of the Gujarat state and especially of Jamnagar. Bird watchers from far west and Europe were thrilled to see that excellent marine biology exists just beside a well maintained aquatic bird reserve Khijadia.
Khijadia was main attraction of the conference, around 400 visitors spotted more then 180 species of birds in Khijadia, many writers and bloggers commented appreciation for this wonderful place.
Conference also displayed many research papers and documents from many bird experts.
CM Narendra Modi, Tourism Minister Jai Narayan Vyas and Jam Sahib Shri ShatruShalyaji promised to declare early winter period a Bird Watching season from next year onwards to boost eco tourism.
Thursday, November 25, 2010
Global Bird Wacther's Conference - 2010 was inaugurated at Town hall and many district dignities were present during the inauguration. This includes Jam Sahib Jam Shatru Shalya Sinh ji who is an avid nature lover and a major figure in protecting and nourishing Khijadia as a National Bird Sanctury.
This conference will be held each year; this conference is already a roaring success with around 100 delegates participating outside India. Jamnagar is host to some 400 delegates worldwide for the bird watching conference; major foreign participation is from places like China, Russia, Philippines, UK and Western Russia. The list also includes big names in bird watching like Ben King who owns a bird watching tour company.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Starting 25th Nov. Jamnagar administration is organising many events for the conference,
Two new bird watching tower are now ready for the bird watchers, Khijadiya - a 600 Acre wetland near the salty plains serves around 250 species of migratory birds, this wetland has speciality of salt and fresh water reservoirs. Gujarat Tourism Department has organised this conference to attract visitors across the globe.
More then 700 visitors will be participating in the conference, around 100 visitors around the world and around 450 national bird watching enthusiast from across the India will be travelling Jamnagar.
Hotels in city and highway are booked by administration, exhibition schedules and information will be presented in three languages, 100 different sign boards in various languages are also prepared, translation facilities will also be made available.
Schedule of the events are as follows
Inauguration by Chief Minister Mr. Narendra Modi
3 - 4: Group Discussion
4.30 - 7.30: Bird Watching
7.30: Group Discussion
6.30 - 9.30: Group Discussion
10 - 12.30: Information exchange
1:30 - 2:30: Information on major bird species.
All major roads of Jamnagar city are patched and cleaned in view of the conference (and CM's presence), Town hall is upgraded with estimate cost of 2.5L , looking at activities of the Gujarat Tourism Board, Khijadiya and Pirotan will be developed as a major places of travel within Gujarat.
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