# Gaj to Square Yard Converter

This **square gaj to square yard converter** will help you move between these two units seamlessly. As a gaj (also known as a **guz**) is actually **a unit of length and not a unit of area** like square yard, this calculator provides you with two options: to **convert square yard to gaj ^{2}** and to

**convert from gaj to other units of length**. We also provide some sqft to gaj examples, such as 150 sq yards in gaj, to aid with your at home conversions.

Come here out of curiosity and **not sure what a gaj is?** Don't worry, we also explain where gaj comes from and answer "1 square yard is equal to how many gaj?"!

## 1 square yard is equal to how many gaj?

A **gaj**, also known as a **guz** or a **Mughal yard**, is a unit of length **equal to that of 1 English yard**. It is most commonly used in the Indian subcontinent, where it was introduced by the Mughal emperors sometime in the 17^{th} century. The measurement itself then went through a few changes due to local needs, before it was uniformly made equivalent to 1 Imperial yard.

As gaj is a unit of length and not a unit of area, you technically cannot convert sqft to gaj. However, if we use gaj^{2}, then they are! In this case, 1 square yard is equal to 1 square gaj, just as 1 yard is equal to 1 gaj.

🔎 Did you know, that a sari, the traditional women's dress in India, cannot by shorter than 7 gaj (21 feet)?

## How to convert from gaj to square yards?

To convert from square gaj to square yards, **you don't need to do anything**, as 1 square yard is equal to 1 square gaj! This means that 150 sq yard in gaj^{2} is just 150 gaj^{2}.

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## FAQ

### How much is 150 square yards in gaj?

150 square yards is the same as **150 square gaj**. This is because the two measures are equal.

### How much is 1000 square meters in gaj?

1000 square meters is equal to **1196 square gaj**. 1 square meter is approximately equal to 1.196 square gaj.

### How much is 220 square feet in gaj?

22 square feet is approximately equal to **2.45 square gaj**. There are 9 square feet in 1 square gaj.

### How do I convert 3000 square feet to gaj?

To convert 3000 square feet in square gaj, you need to **divide 3000 by 9**. This leaves you with 333.34 square gaj. This conversion is made possible because there are 9 square feet in 1 square gaj.

### How much is 200 gaj in square feet?

There are **1800 square feet** in 200 square gaj, as there are 9 square feet in every square gaj.