Varsoda is a small village located in northern part of Gujarat
on the bank of the Sabarmati River
. It is approximately 25 kilometres (16 mi) from Gandhinagar
, the state capital of Gujarat.Varsoda was a princely state before Indian Independence (1947) and was ruled by the Chavda dynasty (one of the major Rajput clan of Gujarat) under British dominion.The Royal family of Chawda worship Chamunda devi as their Kuldevi, whose temple is also there.