Let’s know about some basic land measuring units: Guntha to Bigha

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1 Guntha is equal to inf Bigha

  • Square Feet
  • Square Meter
  • Acre
  • Hectare
  • Square Centimeter
  • Square Kilometer
  • Square Gaj
  • Kanal
  • Bigha
  • Biswa
  • Biswa Kacha
  • Killa
  • Lessa
  • Dhur
  • Pura
  • Chatak
  • Marla
  • Square Yard
  • Square Mile
  • Ground
  • Decimal
  • Katha
  • Cent
  • Murabba
  • Square Inch
  • Guntha
  • Square Karam
  • Ares
Guntha to Bigha

There is also a difference in the units of measurement when spoken about land measurement and property measurement separately. Units like Acres, bighas are generally used for land or plot measurements but units like square foot, square metres are used for measuring properties. Thus, knowing about the various units that are used for area measurement are very important. Each unit can be converted to other units and the value can be equalized as well.

The knowledge about the area measuring units not only helps people from dealing with fraud scammers but at the same time allows one to sell or purchase a property or land with confidence and ease.

In this blog, we would mainly try and explore with different units of area measurement and would also see how the various conversions of units, like Guntha to Bigha, Ground to Bigha, Biswa to Bigha and much more can be done and equalized.

About Bigha and Guntha in brief

Bigha is the particular unit of area measurement whose value is different in every state of India and is mainly used for measuring land or plot. In India, various states like Haryana, West Bengal, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and few more use Bigha as their unit of measurement of area. Bigha being divided into two distinct parts, one is Pucca bigha and another is Kuccha bigha, this particular unit is generally used for the measurement of huge land areas and plots and especially in the rural parts of the states of our country. Bigha is one of the most traditional units of measurement that is being used in India since a very long time and it can be said that, since it varies from one state to another, it doesn’t have any fixed value or size.

Now if speaking about the next most traditional unit of our country, then we can say its Guntha. This unit of area measurement is specially used in the measurement of land areas in the northern parts of India, which are or will be used for agricultural purposes. Let us now see what happens when the value of 1 Guntha is equalized with the values of other units of measurement of area.

  • 1 Guntha= 1089 sq. feet
  • 1 Guntha= 101.17 sq. m
  • 1 Guntha = 120.99 sq. yards
  • 1 Guntha = 0.02499 Acre
  • 1 Guntha = 0.01011 Hectare
  • 1 Guntha = 0.0756 Bigha (Assam)
  • 1 Guntha = 0.0400 Bigha (Bihar)
  • 1 Guntha = 0.04 Bigha (Chhattisgarh)
  • 1 Guntha = 0.0625 Bigha (Gujarat)
  • 1 Guntha = 0.02 Kanal
  • 1 Guntha = 0.08 Biswa
  • 1 Guntha = 0.4536 Ground
  • 1 Guntha = 1.0117Are

Let’s convert Guntha to Bigha

Bigha and Guntha are two units, which despite having various dissimilarities, has one point in common that both the units are used in the rural parts of our country and are used for the measurement of huge land areas which might or might not be used for agricultural purposes.

Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Guntha to Bigha, is:

  • 1 Guntha = 0.0756 Bigha (Assam)
  • 1 Guntha = 0.0400 Bigha (Bihar)
  • 1 Guntha = 0.04 Bigha (Chhattisgarh)
  • 1 Guntha = 0.0625 Bigha (Gujarat)
  • 1 Guntha = 0.125 Bigha (Himachal Pradesh)
  • 1 Guntha = 0.04033 Bigha (Uttar Pradesh)

Let’s convert Ground to Bigha

The unit of measurement which is quite famous in the southern part of India especially in the state of Tamil Nadu is Ground. Ground unit is generally used for the measurement of lands or plots. Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Ground to Bigha, is:

  • 1 Ground = 0.0889Bigha (UP)
  • 1 Ground = 0.1666 Bigha (Assam)
  • 1 Ground = 0.1377 Bigha (Gujarat)
  • 1 Ground = 0.166 Bigha (WB)

Let’s convert Biswa to Bigha

The unit of measurement famous in the rural areas of our country is Biswa. It is used for measuring huge land areas which are kept for either farming or agricultural. Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Biswa to Bigha, is:

  • 1 Biswa = 0.05 Bigha

Let’s convert Kanal to Bigha

One of the most used and oldest units of India, which is still used by people from generation after generation since the British rule in India.

Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Kanal to Bigha, is:

  • 1 Kanal = 0.2 Bigha (AP)
  • 1 Kanal = 0.378 Bigha (Assam)
  • 1 Kanal = 0.2000 Bigha (Bihar)
  • 1 Kanal = 0.3125 Bigha (Gujarat)

Let’s convert Are to Bigha

Used almost all around the World, Are is said to be one of the most essential units of measurement of land area in today’s date. If one cannot figure out how much is 1 Are, then it can be said that 1 Are is equal to 100 square metres.

  • 1 Are = 0.0617 Bigha

Let’s convert Square Feet to Bigha

Square foot is the unit, especially used in the urban parts of our country and used for the measurement of property area of either any property kept for residential or commercial use. Apart from being used in most parts of India, the square foot is used abroad as well.

Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Square feet to Bigha, is:

  • 1 Sq.ft = 0.000036 Bigha (AP)
  • 1 Sq.ft = 0.000069 Bigha (Assam)
  • 1 Sq.ft = 0.0001147 Bigha (Uttarakhand)
  • 1 Sq.ft = 0.0000367 Bigha (Karnataka)

Let’s convert square Meter to Are

When we take a square and measure it, we can see that each side is of 1 square metre. It is also an area measuring unit that is used in our country.

Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Square metre to Bigha, is:

  • 1 Sq.m = 0.000395 Bigha (AP)
  • 1 Sq.m = 0.000747 Bigha (Assam)
  • 1 Sq.m = 0.00123 Bigha (Uttarakhand)
  • 1 Sq.m = 0.000395 Bigha (Karnataka)

Let’s convert square yards to Bigha

For the measurement of big lands or plot, Square Yard is the unit that is being used. Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Square yards to Bigha, is:

  • 1 Sq.yards = 0.00033 Bigha (AP)
  • 1 Sq.yards= 0.000625 Bigha (Assam)
  • 1 Sq.yards = 0.00103Bigha (Uttarakhand)
  • 1 Sq.yards = 0.00033 Bigha (Karnataka)

Let’s convert Hectare to Bigha

Like the other units which are used for the measurement of big plots of land, Hectare is also a unit of area measurement used much in India. Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Hectare to Bigha, is:

  • 1 Hectare = 3.95 Bigha (AP)
  • 1 Hectare = 7.47 Bigha (Assam)
  • 1 Hectare = 6.17 Bigha (Gujarat)
  • 1 Hectare = 12.35 Bigha (Himachal Pradesh)

Let’s convert Acre to Bigha

Like Bigha, Acre is the unit that is used for the measurement of huge land areas in or country. Not to forget that Acre is one of the most traditional units of India, that is still being used. Thus, when converted and equalized the value from Acre to Bigha, is:

  • 1 Acre = 1.6 Bigha (AP)
  • 1 Acre = 3.025 Bigha (Assam)
  • 1 Acre = 2.50 Bigha (Gujarat)
  • 1 Acre = 5.00 Bigha (Uttarakhand)

FAQS

Q. How can other units be easily converted into Bighas online?

Conversions from other units of area measurement to Bighas can easily be done online, and also one can easily select and change the states as well. You just have to click on this link.

Q. How much is 500Gunthas in Square feet and square meters?

The unit conversions are done just to understand the values when people visit other states where their local unit is not used there. Thus, let’s see:
500 Gunthas = 544500 Square Feet
500 Gunthas = 50585.70 Square Metre

Q. What would be the values of 1 Bigha when converted to Hectare in Assam, UP, Bihar and Jharkhand?

When the value of Bigha is equalized with other units like Hectare and that too in some of the specific states, the result comes out to be:
1 Bigha (UP) = 0.2508 Hectare
1 Bigha (Assam) = 0.1337 Hectare
1 Bigha (Bihar) = 0.2528 Hectare
1 Bigha (Jharkhand) = 0.2528 Hectare

Q. How much is 1 Acre in Bihar?

1 Acre in the state of Bihar, when equalized with Bighas, the answer comes out to be:
1 Acre = 1.60029 Bighas.

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