Gotmar Mela Pandhurna

Gotmar Mela Pandhurna

The Got-maar (hitting with pellets) fair is held at Pandhurna. It has a fine temple devoted to Lord Krishna and consort Radha. The temple is so constructed that throughout the year, first ray of the rising sun falls on the feet of the image. The fair falls on Bhadra Sudi, 1 (August / September) ie. […]

Deogarh Fort

Deogarh Fort

Deogarh, also known as Devgarh, is a village in Chhindwara District of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is located 24 miles southwest of Chhindwara, picturesquely situated on a crest of the hills. Deogharh was formerly the capital of a Gond kingdom, which rose to prominence in the late 17th and early 18th centuries. […]

History of Chhindwara

History of Chhindwara

The early history of the district is vested in obscurity, and at best only conjectures can be formed on the basis if inscriptions found on the adjoining area. In ancient times Chhindwara formed a part of the Vidharba kingdom. Before the rise of the Mauryas in the 4th century BC probably the Nandas were the […]

About Chhindwara City

About Chhindwara City

The Headquarter city of the district, Chhindwara is situated on the Bodri Stream, a tributary of the Kulbehra River. It is about 337 K.M from Bhopal via Amla and Itarsi and about 315 km via Hoshangabad. By rail the distance of the town is about 128 km from Nagpur. Chhindwara is connected with Nagpur, Seoni, […]