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A Case Study of Sai Temple SGs & Sursame Balaji SGs, Tehsil Jhalarapatan, District Jhalawar, Rajasthan | Original Article

Prakash Yadav*, Savita Gupta, Sulekha Joshi, in Journal of Advances and Scholarly Researches in Allied Education | Multidisciplinary Academic Research


The sacred groves are those pieces of protected forests that have spiritual and religious significance. Tehsil Jhalarapatan is a typical example of the Hadoti region characterized by natural beauty and specific cultural heritage. Numerous sacred grove areas are found in Jhalarapatan tehsil of Jhalawar district. These sacred groves are shelter for many animals, plant species, and tribal, nomadic communities. All these sacred forests have been protected by tribal and nomadic groups as well as local residents living in tehsil Jhalarapatan since long time. The present study highlights the main sacred groves located in Jhalarapatan tehsil known for their spiritual, religious, and cultural significance.