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Ancient Shiv Temple Of Deobaloda in Chhattisgarh

The ancient Shiv Temple is situated in the state of Chhattisgarh, about 22 km from the capital Raipur, nestled in a village called Deobaloda....
Road side signage board pointing towards Kalidasa Natyashala

Kalidasa Natyashala Or Amphitheatre At Ramgarh

We have heard of the Sanskrit poet Kalidasa. We have heard his stories, we know his literary works. But not many of us know...
Cave Paintings group dance scene, Ongna, Chhattisgarh

Pre-historic Cave Paintings In Chhattisgarh

A few years back I had been to Bhimbekta near Bhopal and found the oldest surviving cave paintings there. Being a world heritage site,...
Ringing the Thinthini Pathar at Chhattisgarh

Thinthini Pathar Of Chhattisgarh – Tourist Attraction

Thinthini Pathar is located in the village of Chhindkalo, post Darima in Chhattisgarh, not too far from Ambikapur. It is a unique rock that...

Ektaal – An Art & Craft’s Village Of Chhattisgarh

Ektaal, a crafts village located near Raigarh is a small and very basic village. What makes it special is the fact it is home...
Landscape view of the Takpo Buddhist Monastery at Mainpat

Mainpat Hill – Slice Of Tibet In Chhattisgarh

Mainpat region of Chhattisgarh is rooted in the stories of Ramayana. It carries the legends of Sri Ram during during his stay in the...
Mahua Flowers scattered on the ground

Economy Of Mahua Flower – Insight From Chhattisgarh

I had often heard of the Mahua flower in stories, in songs, and in folklore, but never had a chance to see the flower...
Tribal motifs on the walls of Purkhauti Muktangan

Purkhauti Muktangan – An Ode To The Ancestors At New Raipur

Wide, broad, lamppost-lined roads of New Raipur leads to this 200-acre culture and heritage park called Purkhauti Muktangan. I fell in love with the...
The unique sculpture of Rudra Shiva at Tala, Chhattisgarh

Unique Rudra Shiva Sculpture Of Tala, Chhattisgarh

The most important piece of sculpture at Tala is a more than two meters high figure in red sandstone called Rudra Shiva. This is...
Devrani Jethani temple complex, Bilaspur

Temple Of Devrani Jethani At Tala, Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh

Names Tala and Malhar make you think of places with some musical legacy but here lies the architectural heritage of the Chhattisgarh region. This...

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