Nimbi Jodha (India)
|Elevation||330 m (1,080 ft)|
|Vehicle registration||RJ-37 & RJ-21|
Nimbi Jodha is a sub tehsil of Ladnu tehsil, Nagaur District of Rajasthan State, India. It belongs to Ajmer Division. It is located 75 km east of the district headquarters, Nagaur, and 51 km from Salasar Balaji.
Nimbi Jodha was established in the 16th century (1627). This village is named after the first settlers i.e. a Rajput family from the clan of Jodha Abhyaram ji. The story behind the name "Nimbi" is that When Abhayram ji's group are resting under the tree of Kair they saw a Sheep under the tree of a Khejri, sheep gave birth a lamb and there was a wolf. Wolf want to catch the new born lamb but Sheep was fearless and ready to fight with Wolf, Wolf roaming around the Khejri tree but he can't catch the lamb and Wolf was gone. That time Bheel man in Abhyaram ji's group said "Ni-Bi"("Ni" means Nahi(No) & "Bi" means Dar(fear)), this place is fearless So he given the name NIMBI. Abhyaram ji decided staying here Nimbi and his clan was JODHA Rathore so village called Nimbi Jodha. Abhyaram ji came from Sivana Barmer district. Mughal Emperor Akbar had attacked Sivana then Rajput's of Sivana did "Johar & Saka" and the other families of Rao Kalyandas left Sivana fort with a few little kids.
Hindus and Muslims make up most of the population .
Agriculture was the main source of income in the past but with the passing of various National highways and state highways other economic activities are rapidly increasing.
The nearest railway station is Ladnun (LAU), part of the North Western Railway. Ladnun railway station is connected through a broad gauge line to Hissar, Rewari, Delhi, Jodhpur, Mumbai, Guwahati, Kolkata and Jammu Tawi.
Nimbi Jodha is connected to all the major cities of Rajasthan and nearby states. A two-lane national highway NH-58 passes through the centre of town. NH-58 connects Nimbi Jodha with Nagaur and Salasar Balaji.
State Highway RJ SH 59 passes through the centre of town. It connects Nimbi Jodha with Sardarshahar and Ajmer.
Daily bus services are available from Nimbi Jodha to Jodhpur, Ahmedabad, Delhi, Jaipur, Surat, Hissar, Salasar Balaji, Kuchera, Sardarshahar, Bikaner, Jaiselmer, Haridwar, Udaipur, Banswara, Jhunjhunu, Hyderabad and Degana.
The nearest airport to Nimbi Jodha is Jaipur International Airport, which hosts daily flights to Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Pune, Surat, Indore, Ahmedabad, Shirdi, Chennai, Guwahati, Kolkata, Udaipur, Varanasi, Agra, Dehradun, Cochin, Lucknow, Bhopal, Jaisalmer, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, Sharjah, Muscat. Air strip at Parihara village is available for small air craft.
Nimbi Jodha is governed by a Panchayat Samiti, which comes under the Ladnun tehsil. The Sarpanch is Suman Khichar w/o Navaratan Kumar Khichar elected in 2020. Its Member of Legislative Assembly is Mukesh Bhakar (INC), elected in 2018 and its Member of Parliament is Hanuman Beniwal (Rashtriya Loktantrik Party/NDA) elected in 2019.
Nimbi Jodha has Senior Secondary Schools in English and Hindi Medium. After Senior Secondary Education Students may attend Sujla College Sujangarh, Bangur College Didwana, Jain Vishva Bharati Institute Ladnun in arts, commerce, and science faculties.