Wednesday, 13 June 2018

AMARKANTAK - A PILGRIM TOWN

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Amarkantak is a pilgrim town in the district of Anuppur that comes under state of Madhya Pradesh, India. This place is the origin of holy river Narmada. It’s is the meeting point of the Vindhya and the Satpura Ranges with the Maikal hills being the fulcrum. Not only river Narmada but also some and Johila rivers emerge here. It is situated at an altitude of 1000 m. It’s a very famous and frequently visited Hindu pilgrimage town and is also known as "Teerthraj".There is a place in Amarkantak known as "Kabirchabutra" is said to be the place where famous sant and poet Kabir had Meditated.This place is full of forests where you can find rich variety of medicinal plants.
Kapildhara Fall: It’s the point from where the river Narmada falls down a 24m deep.
HOW TO GET HERE:
By Rail: Pendra road railway station is the nearest railway station located at about 40 km from amarkantak. Pendra railway station is between Bhopal and Durg station.
By Bus : Amarkantak is very well connected by frequent bus,taxi services from town Jabalpur,Shahdol,Rewa,Bilaspur,Anuppur and Pendra Road.

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Sunday, 20 May 2018

Ajanta and Ellora Caves (Maharashtra, India)




Ajanta and Ellora caves are one of the most important tourist destinations in the world. Ajanta and Ellora caves are the best sites to visit. 
Here you will find beautiful sculptures, paintings and caves of Buddhist, Jain and Hindu monuments. 
This place is absolutely natural and so beautiful that you would like to visit here time and again. 
The Ajanta Caves in Aurangabad district of Maharashtra state of India. 
There are about 29 rocks- cut Buddhist cave monuments which date from the 2nd century BCE to about 480 or 650 CE.
These are finest surviving examples of ancient Indian art. 
These are masterpieces of Buddhist religious art. 
The caves also present paintings depicting the past lives and rebirths of the Buddha.

How to reach Ajanta–Ellora caves

Aurangabad is the closest city to Ajanta and Ellora Caves. It is only 100 km from Ajanta and 30 km from Ellora. You can hire a local taxi or travel by the state-run buses to reach the Ajanta Ellora

By Air: Aurangabad Airport is the nearest airport which is well connected with several flights from major cities across India.

By Rail: Jalgaon and Aurangabad Railway station are the two railway stations which are well connected with all the cities in India

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