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Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary is about Tiger or Leopard

The closest wildlife sanctuary to Chhattisgarh’s capital city Raipur is Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary. Spread in about 245 sq kms, this place embraces villages of Bar and Nawapara and hence the name. Established in 1976 under Wildlife Protection Act 1972, this place has got the attention of many renowned wildlife conservationist and second favourite tourists’ Wildlife […]

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The Buried City of Sirpur

What really makes Chhattisgarh stand out from rest of India that it didn’t fall a victim of the Mughals or the Colonial rule. As a result, it was least destroyed by  war but only by calamities. Sirpur is one such example of a magnificent civilisation that found it’s peace during an earthquake at some time […]

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Lush Green, Beautiful and Parks in Naya Raipur

Naya Raipur is one of the most promising projects in Chhattisgarh. Wide lanes, astonishing infrastructure and lush green, it almost checks all the ‘happening’ factor of a developed city. On this blog let’s just talk about the parks in this area. The entrance to Capitol complex is from a boulevard that’s wide as four lane […]

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The Largest Man Made Jungle Nandan Van Zoo Safari in Naya Raipur

Jungle Safari in the capital city Raipur has the fun of four different safaris packed into one. Yes, it is the largest man made jungle safari in Asia. Founded in 2001, Chhattisgarh is comparatively very young state in India. The growth, development and exploration of this place is a very new topic, as it went […]

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The Dense Achanakmar Tiger Conservation Reserve

In a drive of about an hour and a half from Bilaspur is the Achanakmar Tiger Conservation Reserve known to be one of the most appreciated project by Chhattisgarh Government. Achanakmar forest reserve also draws a close border with neighbouring state Madhya Pradesh connecting to a prominent natural location the Sal valley. But we’ll stop […]

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Bhoramdev Jungle Safari takes Six Hours for One Ride

Bhoramdev Jungle Safari was a 6 hours ride, perhaps the longest safari in Chhattisgarh. Spread across 70 km of circumference makes Bhoramdev Jungle Safari one of the longest safaris in Chhattisgarh. It takes about a good six hours to get in and get out of this natural heritage blessed with some of the most beautiful landscapes […]

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Bhoramdev The Shiva of Kawardha

Kawardha, a place with one of the most marvellous landscapes in Chhattisgarh has a form of Shiva know just to a few. Just a 40 mins drive from nearest city Kawardha is this magnificent temple Bhoramdev. It’s a temple of lord Shiva, recognised as Bhoramdev by the tribes of Kawardha. An alter story mention that this […]

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The Temple of Jatmai

Jatmai is a place of worship and the people of Gariabandh have a lot of faith on this temple. In just 30 mins of distance from Ghatarani, there’s this holy site called Jatmai where Goddess Jatmai resides. Jatmai Mata holds an special importance in the heart of people living in Gariabandh and they’ve been paying a […]

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The Waterfall of Ghatarani

There are more than 35 waterfalls in Chhattisgarh and Ghatarani is one of the best The waterfall of Ghatarani is about 2:30 hrs (85 kms) away from Raipur via NH30 and NH130. Suitable time to visit is during rains or soon after monsoon and keep two pairs of extra clothes so to enjoy the waterfall […]

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Crowded with disciples yet so peaceful at Champaran

Vallabhachara took his avatar at Champaran in Chhattisgarh Started for Champaran and it was an easy passage through Naya Raipur and after 1-2 km of awkward patch, rest of the road is just smooth and easy. Google Map however was damn confused in Naya Raipur so count on signboards, they work just fine. You can find […]

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Muktangan an Open Air Exhibition of The Chhattisgarh and The Chhattisgarias

Exhibitions are not confined to only buildings in Chhattisgarh like Purkhouti Muktangan, which is an exhibition under the sky. Purkhouti Muktangan, a unique concept that communicates the essence of Chhattisgarh and at the same time it proves to be equally entertaining. Its an open air museum embracing 200 acres of artworks demonstrating traditional, cultural and historical facets […]

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The Frog Island of Chhattisgarh Madku Dweep

Madku Dweep is a very small island surrounded by river on all the sides in landlocked state of Chhattisgarh In just about an hour drive from Bilaspur there’s an island whose view from top looks like a frog. Mandaku is frog in pure Hindi and hence the name frog island of Chhattisgarh. In an alter […]