Badlapur has an average elevation of 44 metres (144 ft). So, many a public personalities raised objection and Badlapur and Ambernath Municipal Councils were formed in 1992. This entry is from Wikipedia, the leading user-contributed encyclopedia. In the same way Upasana (becoming one with the deity) in the form of Japa (chanting), Tapa (meditation) and Daan (almsgiving) should be done in the presence of beautiful nature. Before 1983, Badlapur Municipal Council was a separate gram panchayat surrounded by twelve villages: Badlapurgaon, Belavali, Eranjad, Jeweli, Katrap, Kharvai, Kulgaon, Manjarli, Mankivali, Shirgaon, Sonivali, and Valivali. From there you have a walk of about 45 minutes to the base of Chanderi Fort. The neighboring town of Ambarnath has a famous Seventh Century Shiva Temple constructed in a 'Hemad' style, also known as Hemadpanthi sculpture, which is around 12 km from Badlapur. 1. Chanderi is a majestic massif, 800 metres high, stands out as one approaches Vangani station on the way from Badlapur to Karjat by train. Palkhi for the same starts from Patil Pada and ends at Temple. See if you can get into the grid Hall of Fame ! Due to the population growth in the nearby cities, many people working in Mumbai have moved to Badlapur for affordable real estate prices, pleasant weather, beautiful location and quiet neighborhoods along with a proximity to Mumbai by the Central Railway, one of the two nationally owned operating companies that form the Mumbai Suburban Railway and that developed the city near the Badlapur railway station faster than actual Badlapur village. [3] It has been assigned 222 125 pin code by India Post. Badlapur is isolated into two. Now Badlapur city encompasses the Old Badlapur Village, Kulgaon, Manjarli, Belavali, Katrap and many other small villages. The best time to visit this place is during September to November. Dawn breaks as I climb the hill at Shilphata road From Badlapur Village I go south along the northern banks of the Ulhas river to reach Devaloli, a sleepy little village with just about a dozen houses and a small school The well is located in an open field beside a clump of houses behind the Hanuman Temple in Devaloli There are many temples, Mosques, Churches in town. What about you? Badlapur is well known for its peaceful environment. There are public transports available to reach Barvi dam. Recently, Badlapur has acquired an engineering college, Lilavati Awhad Institute of Technology, at Kanhor village, Badlapur West. [clarification needed], Tavli is a conical shaped mountain at the northern end of the Matheran Range, 790 metres (2,590 ft) high.[4]. Some important trains from Sri Krishna Nagar are the Varuna Express to Lucknow Varanasi, Kanpur, the Howrah - Amritsar Express connecting Kolkata and Amritsar, Sadbhavana Express connecting Raxaul and Delhi and the Farakka Express to Delhi. Public transportation is available. This has stimulated the economic growth of the city. The Matheran range starts at Shree Malang Gadh in the north-north-west, continues to Tavli in the north, and then runs south and finally terminates at Bhivpuri Road hill. Joined to Chanderi by a column, are a group of four pinnacles called Mhasmal. In 1971, Badlapur was recognised as a municipal town in Ulhasnagar tehsil. The vast majority of the attractions are found minimal far from the town.  | Last modifications, Copyright © 2012 sensagent Corporation: Online Encyclopedia, Thesaurus, Dictionary definitions and more. Hola! The real "Badlapur" town is approx. Badlapur is a very beautiful city of Maharashtra. Badlapur had an overall literacy rate of 76.12%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 81.01% of the males and 72.15% of females literate. During Maghi Ganapati a large fair takes place in Badlapur. The best time to visit this place is around September to November. The town is well connected to the Mumbai-Pune expressway and to Vashi through the MIDC road. Badlapur Badlapur is a city in Thane district of Maharashtra. Barvi Dam is 18 km from Badlapur. The area has been developed in different blocks and laid out keeping in mind the needs of both small scale and large scale industries.