The Birthplace of Goddess Radha
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
|Elevation||182 m (597 ft)|
|• Native||Braj Bhasha dialect|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
Barsana is a historical town and nagar panchayat in the Mathura district of the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Barsana is believed to be the home of the Hindu goddess Radha, the consort of Krishna. It is in the Braj region. It is located at. The main attraction of the town is Radha Rani Temple.
As of 2001[update] India census, Barsana had a population of 9215. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Barsana has an average literacy rate of 53%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 66% of the males and 34% of females literate. 19% of the population is under 6 years of age.