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Bigha to Gaj: Convert Bigha to Gaj Online

Sep 23, 2023
Bigha to Gaj: Convert Bigha to Gaj Online

For many Indians, buying a house is a milestone achievement. Most begin saving up to make their land or house purchase a significantly memorable one. Before one enters this domain, however, there are certain concepts that one must be aware of. For example, the most basic information to know is that different states in the country have different rules about measuring land.

Apart from the standard measurement units such as square feet and square yards, other measurement units such as bigha and gaj are also quite prevalent. In this article, you will learn in detail about the measurement units bigha and gaj and the conversion of bigha to gaj.

What is Bigha?

Bigha is a traditional unit of measurement popular in North India and the neighboring countries of Nepal and Bangladesh. Bigha is mainly used to measure the area of land. There are two subunits of Bigha, Biswa and Katha. The value of Bigha is different in different states.

The value of 1 Bigha in different states is given as follows-

  • 1. Haryana- 27,225 sq. ft.
  • Madhya Pradesh- 12,000 sq. ft.
  • Gujrat- 17,424 sq. ft.
  • Himachal Pradesh- 8,712 sq. ft.
  • Uttar Pradesh- 27,000 sq. ft.

Dimension of Bigha

Wherever you need to compare two plots of land, it is essential to convert the area of land into the same unit. Hence, it is essential to know the conversion formulas of conversion from bigha to other measurement units.

  • 1 Bigha = 2,990 sq. yd.
  • 1 Bigha = 2,500 sq. m.
  • 1 Bigha = 26,910.66 sq. ft.
  • 1 Bigha = 0.62 acre

What is Gaj?

Gaj is another traditional measurement unit used mostly in India, Bangladesh, and Nepal. In India, it is used in states like Haryana and Punjab. It was introduced by the Mughals and utilized to measure textiles during the Mughal and British periods. It is also a square yard, as 1 Gaj = 9 sq. ft.

Dimensions of Gaj-

In some situations, you need to compare two plots of land expressed in two different measurement units. In that case, you need to understand the conversion unit of Gaj so that it can be converted to other units when the time arises.

1 Gaj = 9 sq. ft.

1 Gaj = 36 inch

1 Gaj = 0.91444 m.

1 Gaj = 0.000204682 acre

How To Convert Bigha To Gaj?

Bigha and Gaj are not standard units of measurement. There are traditional and other methods of conversion. This is especially the case when you are buying plots in northern India.

1 Gaj is equal to 0.00033 Bigha


1 Bigha is equal to 3053.76 Gaj

You can also use online calculators to convert from 1 bigha to gaj.


While buying a property, you must always be vigilant and seek explanations from your seller whenever necessary. Your search for a property depends on many factors, such as the purpose of use, required amenities, and distance from the city's primary market. Searching for a property, especially in a new town or state, becomes even more challenging if you are not familiar with the process and procedures there. Taking the help of locals or hiring brokers might be an option to consider.

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Square Feet to Gaj

Square Feet To Acre


How much is 100 Gaj in Bigha?

To convert Bigha into Gaj, the formula 1 Gaj = 0.00033 Bigha is used. Hence, 100 Gaj = 0.00033* 100 = 0.0333 Bigha

Which one is smaller, Gaj or Bigha?

As 1 Gaj = 0.00033 Bigha, Gaj is smaller.

1 Bigha is equal to how many Gaj?

1 Bigha = 3053.76 Gaj

How many Gaj are there in 100 Bigha?

According to the conversion formula of Bigha into Gaj, 1 Bigha = 3053.76. Hence, 100 Bigha = 305376 Gaj.

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