Chalisgaon is the second largest tahsil in Jalgaon district in the state of Maharashtra, India. Around 140 small and big villages under chalisgon administrative division. Chalisgaon is located on the Titur and dongri river, a tributary of the Girna River.
Chalisgaon is one of the important railway junctions under Bhusawal division of Central Railways. Situated on the Mumbai-Bhusawal railway line, this junction offers connectivity to Dhule. A slip route of around 57 km is connected to Dhule district from Chalisgaon and nearest domestic airport is Chikkalthana Airport Aurangabad 85 km and Jalgaon About 100 km respectively.
Chalisgaon is connected to NH-211 Dhule-Aurangabad-Solapur, NH-18 Malegaon-Chalisgaon-Pachora-Bodwad-Nagpur and SH-24 Chalisgaon-Nandgaon by good roads, all radiating from this place.
Chalisgaon is a municipal council in Jalgaon district. There are several schools, college (including government and private), public library and reading room, post offices, dispensary, hospital, cinema house and printing presses in the town.
Patnadevi is famous place of historical interest 18.00 km to the southwest from Chalisgaon is situated in the middle of Gautala sanctuary. Ancient & beautiful temple of PatnaDevi is famous for its Hemadpanthi architecture. And the birthplace of famous mathematician philosopher Bhaskaracharya. He presented the concept of zero. So a new mathematical era of started.
Kala Maharshi Keki Moos Art Gallery Chalisgaon city
This is the World’s biggest one man painting, photography and other collection of over 13,000 arts master pieces. Keki Moos was from Parsi family, he settled in Chalisgaon, Dist. Jalgaon, Maharashtra State. Keki Moos was artistic, photographer, musician and writer. His portraits delve deep into the emotion of each individual, searching with the experienced eyes of the artistic lensman. He devoted his entire life at Chalisgaon for music, art and photography.
Kala Maharshi Keki Moos Art Gallery is situated at old Malegaon Road, JJ Anna Nagar, Chalisgaon.