Jhajjar is a town in Jhajjar district in the Indian state of Haryana
.Jhajjar is one of the 21 district of Haryana state, India
. Jhajjar district, Haryana was carved out of Rohtak
district on July 15, 1997.
Jhajjar is connected to Gurgaon
, Rohtak, Bahadurgarh
, Delhi and other towns by roads. National Highway NH 71 from Jalandhar to Rewari passes through Jhajjar. Kundli-Manesar
Expressway (KMP Expressway), whose construction may be completed by 2012, will make access to the town easier.A new railway line has been constructed from Rewari to Rohtak via Jhajjar. It may be commissioned in 2012.
Pratapgarhfarms is ethnic village and eco-tourism destination approved by Department of Tourism Government of Haryana which has in the last couple of years become a popular destination with tourists from Delhi and NCR who want to experience rural life of Haryana, its customs, foods, games and cuisine. A large number of schools, corporate and families come here every year to enjoy a day out midst sprawling green country side.
Jhajjar is famous for its cattle wealth. There is no dearth of milk and milk products in the cuisine of Haryana. People prepare ghee and butter at home and you can see a liberal usage of ghee in their regular diet. The Home made butter is called tindi or nooni ghee and in most homes they daily churn fresh ghee. In weddings, it is customary for people to give gifts prepared from ghee to the bride's family. Buttermilk, Lassi and tea are common drinks.