District : Ujjain State : Madhya Pradesh Division : Ujjain Language : Hindi Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30) Elevation / Altitude: 492 meters. Above Seal level Telephone Code / Std Code: 0734 Pin Code : 456001 Post Office Name : Ujjain Ujjain /uːˈdʒeɪn/ listen (help·info) (also known as Ujain, Ujjayini, Avanti, Avantika, Avantikapuri), is an ancient city of Malwa region in central India, on the eastern bank of the Kshipra River (Hindi: क्षिप्रा), today part of the state of Madhya Pradesh. It is the administrative centre of Ujjain District and Ujjain Division. In ancient times the city was called Ujjayini. As mentioned in the Mahabharata epic, Ujjayini was the capital of the Avanti Kingdom, and has been the Prime Meridian for Hindu geographers since the 4th century BCE. Ujjain is regarded as one of the seven sacred cities (Sapta Puri) of the Hindus. It is one of the four sites that host the Kumbh Mela (also called the Simhastha Mela), a mass pilgrimage that attracts millions of Hindu pilgrims from around the country. It is also home to the Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga, one of the twelve Jyotirlinga shrines to the god Shiva. An ancient seat of learning, Ujjain is the place where Lord Krishna, along with Balarama and Sudama, received his education from Maharshi Sandipani.
|Language||Hindi, Malvi, english|
|Near City||Ujjain 0 KM near Fatehabad 31 KM near Mahidpur 33 KM near Tarana 33 KM near|
|Near Taluka||Ujjain 0 KM near Ghatiya 18 KM near Mahidpur 33 KM near Tarana 33 KM near|
|Near District||Ujjain 10 KM near Dewas 49 KM near Shajapur 61 KM near Indore 66 KM near|
|Near Airport||Indore Airport 65 KM near Bhopal Airport 179 KM near Dabok Airport 273 KM near Vadodara Airport 314 KM near|
|Near Railway||Ujjain Jn Rail Way Station 8 KM near Pingleshwar Rail Way Station 11 KM near Naikheri Rail Way Station 11 KM near Vikramnagar Rail Way Station 12 KM|
|Near Bus||Ujjain 9 KM near Indore 66 KM near Omkareshwar 131 KM near Maheshwar 135 KM near Banswara 153 KM near|