Location in Rajasthan, India
|Elevation||294 m (965 ft)|
|• Total||43,953 |
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
Chirawa is a municipal town and tehsil in Jhunjhunu district of Shekhawati region in Rajasthan state of India near Haryana border on Jhunjhunu Delhi Highway. Its elevation is 294 m (965 ft) above sea level.
Chirawa is a well known place of Shekhawati, Rajasthan, the town is situated between Jhunjhunu, Khetri and Pilani. The identity of this town is because of it’s relation with the Birlas, Dalamias, Khaitans, Poddars, Piramals, Singhanias, Goenkas, Kanodias and other rich business conglomerates of India. Chirawa is the part of Jhunjhunu District and is one of the most developed town in entire region. With the help and philanthropic work of Marwari Community, Chirawa got many colleges and schools in 1920-30s for better education of the people of Shekhawati. Chirawa College and Dalamia School are testimony to it. If one try to sum up the town wealth wise then Chirawa is one of the richest town of India. However all the Marwaris are based out of metropolises of India. Chirawa is also famous for a sweet called Peda. The famous Peda shop is knowned as Lal Chand’s Peda Shop. Lalchand Peda shop get orders from all india as well as out of india. Chirawa is also famous for "Bawaliya Baba". Bawaliya Baba is also known as Pandit Ganesh Narayan. Bawaliya Baba was Guru of Birla's.