Profile of Mahua
Mahuva Taluk is surrounded by Valod Taluk towards East, Navsari Taluk towards west and Bardoli Taluk towards North. The neighboring cities of Mahuva are Vyara City, Navsari City, Surat City and Songadh City.Mahuva comprises of 61 Panchayats and 188 Villages. Mahuva is located at 34 meters above sea level. Mahua is surrounded by the major tourist destinations such as Surat, Navsari, Valsad, Saputara and Tithal.
Since Mahua contains a lot of tourist attractions, almost all the nationalized and schedule banks are operating in the Mahua city. Mahua is as well equipped with numerous schools and colleges, which offer great learning opportunities to its citizens. Mahua is completely equipped with hospitals, which offer all kinds of medical services to the public.
Climate of Mahuva
History of Mahuva
In olden period, Bhagwan Digamber Jain Chandra-Prabhu Temple and this rural community was referred to as Madhupuri. Script engraved on pillars made on wood and temple proves that over a period of 1000 years old. Then the temples were rebuilt in 1625 and again in 1827. Wonderful and huge building of the temple demonstrates that a huge Jain population lived here before thousand years.
There is a legend behind the origin of the Digamber Jain Temple. The deity of Parshv Nath and Shri Vighn-Har, a cultivator founded in farm at Sultanabad village of Desh Pashchim Khan District in Maharashtra. For a short time the deity was worshipped by people, later it was decided to move the deity to a protected and appropriate place. Consequently, a traveling group was arranged with deity kept. On the way of yaatra, at several area efforts were done to get the deity out from trolly, became unsuccessful. The trolly was never stopped up nor could the deity and get down from the trolly. Eventually, the trolly ceased up in front of the Bhagwan of Digamber Jain Chandra Prabhu temple in he pace at Mahuva and the deity was get down of trolly easily. Then a Mahotsava of Panch Kalyanak Pratishtha was arranged, and therefore the worshipped deity was installed in the innermost room of the temple. The deity of Bhagwan Shantinath was set in left side and the deity of Bhagwan Chandra Prabhu was set on the side of right and of this phenomenal deity of Bhagwan Parshv Nath.
There were several miracles happened due to idol of Bhagwan Parshv Nath. After the installation of the idol of Parshv Nath, Jain and other communities experienced group of cheerfulness and setbacks of the public started vanishing. So this deity became renowned as Parshv Nath Vighn-Har. People started coming from all place of country and abroad. They feel a sense of everlasting harmony and happiness.
Deities and their Temples in Mahuva
In Mahua both boarding and lodging facilities are arranged. Way of access: Taxies and busses taxies are accessible from the Surat city. There are as well worth seeing places near Mahua such as the Gajpantha Siddh Kshetra, which is situated at a distance of 180 kilometers and the Siddh Kshetra Mangi-Tungi which is situated at a distance of 195 kilometers from the Mahua city.
Hotels in Mahua
There are several hotels in Saputara that are set in the middle of beautiful natural scenery that offer a serene retreat in the Saputara. These hotels feature an outside swimming pool, an eating place, and rooms with air-conditioned facility and with a flat-screen television. Stylish rooms offer fashionable contemporary interiors with earthy color tones and huge bay casements. Bathed in temperate light, all rooms are outfitted with a seating area and an attached bathroom. The guests can perform workouts at the health centre, or plan trekking and boating tours at the tour desk. Ticketing and money swap services are also offered. Guests can take pleasure in an assortment of Chinese, local and continental dishes at the restaurants of these hotels. In-room dining is as well possible by means of room service.
All kids below five years reside free of charge when making use of existing beds. One adult or older kid is charged INR 2000 for each person for each night in an additional bed. The maximum quantity of additional beds in a room is one. However, no baby beds will be provided. Any kind of additional crib or bed is upon demand and requires to be confirmed by the administration. Extra charges are not computed automatically in the overall cost and ought to be paid separately during the stay.
Amenities available in Hotels in and around Mahuva:
- Designated smoking area
- Facilities for disabled guests
- Non-smoking rooms
- Family rooms
- Safety deposit box
- Air conditioning
Services offered at Hotels in and around Mahua:
- Luggage storage
- 24-hour front desk
- Room service
- Babysitting and child services
- Dry cleaning
- Currency exchange
- Barber and beauty shop
- Souvenirs and gift shop
- Airport shuttle