Padmalaya (also known as “Prabhakshetra”) is a village in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It lies 10 km from Erandol and 31.5 km from the district headquarters of Jalgaon . ‘Padmalaya’, a portmanteau word blending “Padmasya” and “Alaya”, means “Home of Lotus” in Sanskrit. The name is derived from a large lotus pond that is believed to have existed adjacent to a local temple dedicated to Ganesha.
Legend / Local stories
How to Reach:
- By Air. Nearest Airport located at Jalgaon and Aurangabad.
- By Train. Nearest Railway station are Jalgaon and Dharangaon.
- By Road. Buses are available from Jalgaon,Erandol and Parola.