Lamjana is a village based in the Latur district in Maharashtra. It is situated 35 km from the Latur District and 473 km from Mumbai. Most residents are engaged in farming with sugarcane, grapes, soya bean, and mangoes as the major crops. Gulbarga, Bidar, Umarga, Tuljapur, Latur, and Nilanga are the neighbouring towns. The total population of Lamjana according to 2001 census was Males-51% and Females-49%.
Places to Stay
Few hotels in nearby Bidar are Sapna International Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 500), Hotel Shanti Boarding and Lodging (Tariff-Rs. 500), Sapna Continental Hotel (Tariff- Rs. 900), Motel Mayura (Tariff-Rs. 1000), Hotel Ratna (Tariff-Rs. 1000).
The languages spoken in Lamjana are Marathi, Urdu, Kannada, Telugu, Rajasthani, Hindi, and English.
One unique festival celebrated here is Pola. Others include Ganesh Chaturthi, Diwali, and Navratri.
Places of Interest
Tuljapur (63 km) offers Tuljabhawani Mata Temple, Vishnu Tirth, and Papnashi Tirth as attractions here. Bidar (46 km) has Bidar Fort, Papnash Shiva Temple, Narshimha Jhira Water Cave Temple, and Guru.
How to Get There
Latur Airport (37 km) is the nearest domestic airport.
Solapur railway station (100 km) connects Lamjana to Mumbai, Hyderabad, Kanyakumari, and Chennai.
Nilanga and Bidar are well connected to Lamjana by MSRTC busses. Other private bus operators such as National Travels and Paulo Travels connect Lamjana to Mumbai with a ticket price of Rs. 350 onwards with Non-AC, AC, Sleeper, and Seater busses. They also connect to Pune, Nanded, Latur, and Hyderabad. Ticketgoose.com’s bus booking online service is the best way to buy your bus tickets.