Other places of Bishnoi Importance
This village is located at 30 km south of Jodhpur in Rajsthan.
363 Bishnois sacrificed their life in 1730 to save Khejari trees(Prosopis Cineraria). Village panchyat of nearby village Gudha Bishnoian approved the supreme sacrifice also called KHEJARLI SAKA. Bishnois took bath here before proceeding to sacrifice. A memorial is constructed and 363 khejri trees planted to remember the martyers. Government of Rajasthan awards "Amrita Devi Bishnoi Award" for environment protection every year in the name of the first Bishnoi martyr of Khejarli Saka who initiated the sacrifice with her 2 young daughters.
Every year a mela is held on 10th of Bhadwa(Bhadarpad) month
2. Pur (in Bhilwara district of Rajasthan)
Part of Bhilwara City. Bishnoi temples are also there in nearby Dariba & Samela
Guruji visited here and stayed for some days during Mewar king Rana Raimal Sisodiya. His son Rana Sangram Singh and many others accepted Bishnoi panth.
3. Nagina (in Bijnor District of Utter Pradesh)
Guruji visited here and many Vaish/Baniya(business comunity) accepted Bishnoi Panth. All India Bishnoi mahasabha's first conference was held here and first office was located here which later on relocated to Hissar and now in Mukam
4. Lohawat (in Phalodi tehsil of Jodhpur district of Rajasthan)
This is a very large Bishnoi vilage. Guruji met here Kunwar Maldev ,prince of Jodhpur.
This is located at 23 km south-east of Phalodi on Phalodi to jodhpur road. Phalodi is mid way on NH-15 (from Bikaner to Jaisalmer)