Modasa village is situated in the district of Sabarkantha
, and is located 45 miles north-east of Ahmedabad
, bordering Rajasthan
. The weather is extreme during summer, with the temperature touching 40 degrees in summer.
Camel driven carts are a common sight at this place and the rusty, dusty environment gives a touch of the real India. Modasa has many mosques, and minarets are visible everywhere. Modasa has good educational institutions and has a commendable literary history.