## NARMADA PARIKRAMA GUIDE ( NOTHERN BANK ) FROM MITHI TALAI TO AMARKANTAK

FROM– TO –(DISTANCE) [ VILLAGES/CITIES ENROUTE ] [ PLACES OF SPIRITUAL INTEREST]

” NARMADEY HARA “

“NARMADA PARIKRAMA “means a spiritual and adventurous journey starting from any point at the bank of the holy river NARMADA on foot and come back to the same point after a circular journey around the river like a chaplet.

“Parikramawasi” means one who started NARMADA PARIKRAMA.

The route guide is some instructions regarding way of NARMADA PARIKRAMA and distance chart from one place to another also includes the places of spiritual interest.

MITHI TALAI — SWAGAON ( 30 K.M.) [ Mithi Talai – 1 k.m. -Hari Dham-4 k.m. – Lakhi Gaon-12 k.m.- Dahaj- 3 k.m.- Ametha- 10 k.m.- Swagaon ] MITHI TALAI — Limbaeswr Mahadev. HARIDHAM — Jamadaghni & Parashuram Tirtha, Sukhdev Ashram.

LAKHI GAON — Lunthaneswar Mahadev. DAHAJ — Mahalakshmi & Nilkantha Mahadev temple.

AMETHA — Amareswar,Amionath, Somenath, Chandramouliswar Mahadev, Krishnananda Ashram.

SWAGAON –Someswar Tirtha, Sringanath Mahadev, Ashram.

SWAGAON– BHARBHUT ( 40 K.M. ) [Swagaon – 3k.m. -koliad- 2k.m.- Begni- 3k.m.- Kaladra – 9k.m.- Kesrol- 4 k.m. -Amaleswar- 5 k.m. – Eksal – 2 k.m.- Manad- 4 k.m. – Mehagaon – 7 k.m. – Samni- 7 k.m. Bharbhut ] [KOLIAD — Kapileswar Tirtha. BEGNI — Baijanath Tirtha. KALADRA –Kapaleswar Tirtha. KESROL — Nageswar Mahadev. AMALESWAR — Ballukeswar, Kantheswar and many other temples. EKSAL — Apsareswar

Tirtha, Dindiswar Mahadev. BHARBHUT — Bharbhuteswar Mahadev, Pancha Mukhi Mahadev, Narmada temple, Ram temple and

many other temple, Ashram and Dharmashala. Bharbhut is an important place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA]

BHARBHUT — BHURUCH ( 24 K.M.) [ Bharbhut – 10 k.m. -Kukarwada – 3 k.m. – Timbi- 2 k.m.- Berwada – 1 k.m. – Mahakaleswar -5 k.m. ] [ KUKARWADA — Hanuman temple, Pancha Mukhi Mahadev. TIMBI — Subarna Bindheswar Tirtha. New Mahakaleswar Mahadev at the bank of NARMADA.

BERWADA — NARMADA Ashram. Bhuruch– Kamnath, Koteswar, Bhutnath, Nilkantha, Biswanath, Bhuteswar and

many other temple, Ashram,and Dharmashala.]

BHURUCH — MAGALESWAR ( 25 K.M.)[Bhuruch – 3 k.m. – Maktampur – 3 k.m. – Jhareswar – 4 k.m.- Tabra – 4 k.m. – Kadoth – 4 k.m. – Shukla Tirtha – 2 k.m. Mangaleswar ] MAKATAMPUR– Omkereswar and Maha Rudra temple. BHARUCH is an important place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA. JHARESWAR– Baidyanath, Ghoreswar, Kamnath and Dudheswar Mahadev temple,

Gayatri, Radha Krishna and Shitala Mata temple. KADOTH — Koteswar Mahadev.

SUKLA TIRTHA– Sukleswar, Aditeswar and Hunkereswar Mahadev temple. Mangaleswar– Mangalnath and Shet Baraha Tirtha.

MANGALESWAR– NARESWAR ( 35 K.M.)[ Mangaleswar – 1 k.m. – Duttamadi – 1 k.m. – Nikora – 3 k.m. – Angareswar – 2 k.m. – Dharmashala – 3 k.m.- Jhanore – 3 k.m. -Nand- 4 k.m. – Somej – 3 k.m. – Ojh -6 k.m. – Moti Koral – 6 k.m. – Shayor – 2 k.m. Nareswar]

[ DUTTAMADI — Bharadwaj Ashram and Dutta temple. NIKORA — Anandi Mata Ashram, Linkeswar and Kedareswar Mahadev. ANGARESWAR — Angareswar Mahadev, Jalaram temple and Dharmashala.

DHARMASHALA — Dharmeswar Tirtha. NAND– Nanda Mata Tirtha, Nandikeswar Mahadev. SOMEJ — Someswar and Karkateswaer.

MOTI KORAL– Pancha Kuber and Punit Ashram, Narmada temple, very important holy place.

NARESWAR — Kapardiswar Mahadev and Rang Abadhut Ashram.]

NARESWAR– MALSOR ( 25 K.M.) [ Nareswar – 5 k.m. -Kahona – 2 k.m. – Fathepur – 3 k.m. – Kothia – 3 k.m. – Rampura – 2 k.m. – Diber- 3 k.m. – Mandava – 6 k.m. Malsor ] KAHONA — Hanuman temple and Ramananda. FATHEPUR — Narmadeswar Tirtha. KOTHIA — Chandra Pravash Tirtha and Mahadevananda Ashram.

DIBER — Kapileswar Tirtha. MANDAVA — Trilochoneswar Mahadev temple.

MALSOR– Pancha Mukhi Hanuman, Satyanarayana, Angereswar and Pandaveswar

temple. Many other Ashram and Dharmashala.]

MALSOR– CHANDOD ( 30 K.M.) [Malsor – 5 k.m. – Sinore – 2 k.m. Narmada Ashram – 2 k.m. – Kanjetha – 3 k.m. – Anusua – 2 km.m Janakeswar – 4 k.m. – Koteswar – 1 k.m. – Barkal – 3 k.m. – Moleya – 6 k.m. – Dariapura – 1 k.m. – Badrikasram – 1 k.m. Nanderia – 1 k.m. – Gangonath – 1 k.m. – Bhimpura-1 k.m. – Yamhas – 2 k.m. – Chandod ] SINORE –Kotiswar Angirash Tirtha, Kedareswar,Uttareswar, Rohiniswar,Bhogeswar,Ganapati temple and many other Ashram and Dharmashala.

KANJHETHA — Soubhagya Sundari Mata temple, Nageswar,

ANASUA– Hatyaharan Tirtha, Dutta and Anusua Mata temple.

KOTESWAR — Koteswar Sadhana Ashram and Koteswar Mahadev.

BARKAL– Prabha Tirtha, Prsvasheswar Mahadev, Narmada Sadhana Kuthir. MOLEYA– Asharam Ashram, Radha Krishna and

Hanuman temple. BADRIKASHRAM– Kedarnath and Badrinarayana tenple. Gangonath– Gangonath

Mahadev temple and Saraswati cave. BHIMPURA — KaliMata, Ram Krishna, Sarada Mata temple,

Anandamoyi Asram. CHANDOD– Very important holy place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA. Kapileswar

Rinmukteswar, Pingaleswar Mahadev temple, Dutta temple, Shai Baba temple and many other Ashram and Dharmashala.

CHANDOD– MANINAGESWAR (22 K.M.)[Chandod – 2 k.m. – karnali – 6 k.m. – Barwada – 3 k.m. – Moria – 2 k.m. – Nalgaon- 3 k.m. – Chureswar- 4 k.m. – Tilakwada – 2 k.m. Maninageswar ]

KARNALI — Very Important holy place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA, Someswar and Kubereswar Mahadev, Gita, Gayatri and NARMADA temple, Agni Tirtha, Orsang river merges here with Narmada.BARWADA — Baruneswar Mahadev. MORIA — Narmadeswar Mahadev and Hanuman temple.

NALGAON — Nandikeswar Mahadev Tirtha.

CHURESWAR — Chandreswar Tirtha. TILAKWADA– Gautameswar and Tilakeswar Mahadev temple,

Shapta Matrika temple,Basudevananda memory temple and many other Ashram & Dharmashala.

MANI NAGESWAR –Mani Nageswar Mahadev temple .]

MANINAGESWAR– NANA AMBAJI- – (40 K.M.)[ Maninageswar – 4 k.m. – Basna – 3 k.m. – rengan – 3 k.m. – Sanjroli – 2 k.m. -Akteswar – 3 k.m. – Garureswar – 3 k.m. -Gavana – 7 k.m. – Kewdia – 8 k.m. – Kudba – 8 k.m. – Nana Ambaji ]

[ BASNA — Kapileswar Tirtha. RRNGAN — Kamadeswar Tirtha. SANJROLI — Hanuman temple. AKTESWAR — Agasteswar and Kedareswar Tirtha, Dharmashala. GARURESWAR– Karotiswar, Garureswar Naradeswar

and Madhuskendeswar Tirtha,Dutta temple and many other temple, Ashram and Dharnashala.

GAVANA– Kambaleswar and Sangameswar Tirtha. KEWDIA — The route of NARMADA PARIKRAMA has been

changed for Sarder Sarover Dam from Kewdia. KUBDA — Hanuman temple. NANA AMBAJI — Ambaji Mata temple and Mahadev temple.

NANA AMBAJI– HAPESWAR ( 55 K.M.) [ Nana Ambaji – 12 k.m. – Boriad – 5 k.m. – Bagach – 3 k.m. – Vhakha – 8 k.m. – Kambat – 12 k.m. – Karipani – 8 k.m. Hapeswar ]

[ BORIAD — Mahadev temple. BAGACH — Bageswar Mahadev. VHAKHA — Mahadev temple. KAMBAT — Kambat is a small city having a market. Important place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA, Kamnath and Nilkantha Mahadev temple, Kali Mata temple.

KARIPANI — Nilkantha Mahadev, Ashram.

HAPESWAR — Very important place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA, New Hapeswar Mahadev temple.]

HAPESWAR– KAWDA ( 58 K.M.) [ Hapeswar – 8 k.m. – Karipani – 6 k.m. – Limbdi – 10 k.m. – Bakathgarh 10 k.m. – Ota – 6 k.m. – Omroth – 8 k.m. – Temla – 10 k.m. Kawda ] Return to Limbdi via Karipani and turn left for Bakathgarh.

BAKATHGARH– Gayatri temple.

[ No temple or Ashram between Bakathgarh and Kawda. KAWDA — Hanuman temple.]

KAWDA– MANDU ( 135 K.M.) [ Kawda – 12 k.m. – Dahi – 12 k.m. – Dharmaroy – 15 k.m. – Nisarpur – 5 k.m. – Koteswar- 10 k.m. – Kadmal -4 k.m. – Gehelgaon- 6 k.m. Malwada – 3 k.m. – Bodhowada -6 k.m. – Ganglodh – 4 k.m. – Kauti 2 k.m. – Akalwada – 3 k.m. -Semerdha – 3 k.m. – Bhogeswar 1 k.m. – Perkhed – 10 k.m. – Bada Wardha 5 k.m. – Malangaon – 5 k.m. – Chiri Sangam – 8 k.m. Pagara – 3 k.m. – Bagara – 5 k.m. Pipallayaguth – 4 k.m. – 3 k.m. – Kalibowdi – 12 k.m. – Mandu ]

[ DAHI — Mahadev temple, Hanuman temple.DHARMAROY– Dharmeswar Mahadev temple. KOTESWAR — Kanak Bihari temple, Koteswar Mahadev.

Back to Nisarpur from Koteswar for Kadmal and then proceed to Gehelgaon. GEHELGAON — Very beautiful location at the bank of Narmada, Mahadev temple.

BODHOWADA — Devamoy Mahadev, Tirtha. KAUTI– Hanuman temple. AKALWADA – Ram temple.

BHOGESWAR — Bhogeswar Mahadev temple. PERKHAR — Bishnu Tirtha, Ram temple. BADA WARDHA — Barahesw. MALANGAON — Mahadev temple. CHIRI SANGAM — Surya Tirtha, Adityeswar Mahadev. PIPALLYAGUTH –Hanuman temple.

KALIBOWDI — Gupteswar, Ram and Hanuman temple.

MANDU — Historical hill station, situated in Dhar district of the state Madhya Prodesh. The total area of the city is about 20 square k.m. and is situated at the height of 634m.

from sea level. Total population of the city is about 5000 people. Another name of Mandu is ‘Shadibad’ which means ‘city of joy’. Tourist may go to Mandu from BHUPAL (283 K.M. ) or from Indore (98 k.m. ). The places of tourist interest are JAMA MASQUE , JAHAJ MAHAL , HINDOL MAHAL , NILKANTHA MAHADEV TEMPLE , CHAMPA BOWLI , REWA KUND , QUEEN RUPAMATI PALACE , HOSENG SHAH TOMB , BAZBAHADUR PALACE. Tourist come here round the year but season time is July to September every year. Many hotels are available to stay here. Some traveling agencies are also available for conducted tour from Mandu.

Road within forest, very important holy place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA, Nilkantha Mahadev, Ram temple, historical palace of the queen Rupamati, Rewa pond.

MANDU– MAHESWAR ( 35 K.M.)[Mandu – 5 k.m. – Rewa Kund- 4 k.m. – Hirapur- 3 k.m. – Banjari – 3 k.m. – Bagbania- 5 k.m. – Kundi – 5 k.m. – Dhamnod]

Hirapur and Banjari both are small villages, KUNDI — Hanuman temple, DHAMNOD –Very important city of M.P. Balaji and Hanuman temple, Direct town and big market place. There are two ways to reach to Maheswar from Dhamnod. The first road is directly connected with High way and the other is via Jalkouti and Khalghat .

Khalghat– Kapileswar Mahadev, Durga temple.

Jalkauti– Sahasradhara water fall, Ram temple.

MAHESWAR –Maheswar is an important city in Khargone district of Madhya Prodesh state in central India. It is located 13 k.m. east from Agra – Mumbai National Highway no. 3 and 91 k.m. from Indore, lies at the bank of NARMADA. The name Maheswar comes from the word Mahesh, a name of Lord Shiva . This city was previously known as Mahissati Nagari. The temple town finds mention in the epics of Ramayana and Mahabharata. The importance of this important city was revived by the Holker queen Rani AHILYABAI of Indore. Today Maheswar is well known for it’s handwoven sarees named Maheswari Saree. Most important holy place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA,

memorable place of the queen Ahallaya bai. Ashokebanika Tirtha, Dutta

temple, Matangeswar temple, ancient Raj Rajeswar temple, Hanuman, Ganesh, Bhabani and

many other temple, Ashram and Dharmashala.

MAHESWAR– CHARUKESWAR ( 58 K.M.)[Maheswar – 5 k.m. – Ladbi – 4 k.m. – Mandaleswar- 4 k.m. – Julud – 2 k.m. – Shulgaon – 12 k.m.- Pathrad – 5 k.m. – Pitambly — 6 k.m. – Dharesar – 10 k.m. – Semelda – 5 k.m. – Bimaleswar – 3 k.m. – Ramgarh – 4 k.m. – Kherighat]

[MANDALESWAR –An ancient city and holy place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA. Ratneswar and, Gauri Sankar Mahadev templ, Ram temple, Dutta temple, Gupteswar Mahadev, many other temples and Ashram.

PATHRAD –Radha Krishna temple at Patel Nagar. PITAMBLY — Pippaleswar Mahadev and Ram temple.

SEMELDA — Manokamaneswar Mahadev temple. BIMALESWAR — Chandreswar and Bimaleswar Mahadev temple.

KHERIGHAT–Trambakeswar and Abadhuteswar Mahadev temple Kailash Dham

Ashram, Dutta temple, many Ashram and Dharmashala. CHARUKESWAR — Bromhod Tirtha, Charukeswar Mahadev temple.]

CHARUKESWAR– SITABAN ( 50 K.M.) [ Charukeswar – 3 k.m. -Bhuteswar – 3 k.m. – Doleri Ashram – 1 k.m. – Koteswar- 5 k.m. – Kothawa – 3 k.m. – Chaban Ashram – 15 k.m. – Kundi – 3 k.m. – Badel – 4 k.m. – Mendikheda – 7 k.m. – Tarania – 5 k.m. – Pipri -3 k.m.- Sitaban]

[BHUTESWAR — Bhuteswar Mahadev temple. DOLERI ASHRAM — Beautiful Ashram made by the devotees of Doleri Baba,

MODRI– Koteswar Mahadev temple. KOTHAWA — Karangeswar Mahadev and Ram temple. CHABANASHRAM — Kali Mata, Chabaneswar Mahadev.

KUNDI — Radha Krishna temple, BADEL — Radha Krishna temple.

SITABAN — Sita Mata temple, Balmiki Ashram, Narmada Kund, Ashram.

SITABAN–NEMAWAR( 93 K.M)

[Sitaban – 4 k.m. – Ratanpur – 4 k.m. – Babrikhedi – 14 k.m. – Jayanti Mata – 23 k.m. – Pamakhedi- 4 k.m. – Dhang – 2 k.m. – Nandana – 2 k.m. -Bhamour – 2 k.m. – Pokor – 2 k.m. – Dansor – 2 k.m. – Kiti – 2 k.m. – Dantha- 2k.m. – Dharmapuri – 30 k.m. – Nemawar]

Hanuman temple on the way to Ratanpur, BABRIKHEDI — Ashram , Jayanti Mata temple within

forest, No Ashram or temple up to Pamakheri. Way within Lakhrakot forest , distance is about 23 K.M.

from Jayanti Mata temple. PAMAKHEDI –Khareswar Baba Ashram. DANTHA — Mahadev and Hanuman temple.

Dharmapuri– Dharmeswar Mahadev.

Dharmapuri -5 k.m.-Jagawada- 5 k.m. – Namanpur – 5 k.m. Naranpura – 3 k.m.- Khapras 3 k.m. – Naya pura -3 k.m. – Retia – 2 k.m. Mirjapur – 5k.m. -Tamkhan – 6k.m. – Siralia – 2k.m. – Kanha – 2 k.m. – Rajar – 5k.m. – Dowtha -5k.m. Nowara- 6k.m. – Bajawara – 3k.m. – Nemawar. – Nemawar–The central location of NARMADA PARIKRAMA path,

Sidhayanath Mahadev, Annapurna temple, Dutta temple, many other temple, Ashram and Dharmashala.

NEMAWAR– BUDHNI ( 108 K.M.) [Nemawar- 5 k.m.-Melghat-3k.m. – Gouni Sangam – 8 k.m. – Chinchli – Karan – Bijalgaon – 3 k.m.- Pipalneria – 6k.m. – Chipaner -1k.m. Ranipura – 3k.m. – Chowsakhedi – 2k.m. – Satdev – 2 k.m.-Tigali -3k.m. – Silkanth – 6 k.m. – Nilkanth – 3 k.m.- Chedgaon -6k.m. – Dimawar -4 k.m. Babrighat -3 k.m.- Jazna- 4k.m. – Matthagaon – 2k.m. -Neholai – 5 k.m – Mardanpura – 6 k.m. – Ambarighat – 3k.m. – Ganji – 3k.m. – Pathowada – 3k.m. – Talpur – 2k.m. – Sat Tumdi 2k.m.- Ninora -2k.m. -Makodia – 2k.m. -Sat Dhara -2k.m. – Holipura – 4 k.m. – Devgaon- 4k.m.- Pili Karal – 6k.m. Budhni ]

GOUNI SANGAM — Parashuram Tirtha. PIPALNERIA –Pancha Mukhi Hanuman, Ram temple. SATDEV — Pataleswar Mahadev and Ram temple.

DIMAWAR — Dimdimeswar, Gouri Sankar,Panchanath and Murli Manohar Ashram.

AMBARIGHAT — Bramha yoni Tirtha, Panchadev, Shibalay, Sanskrit School.

HOLIPURA — Hanuman temple. BUDHNI — Narmada and Gopal temple, Ashram and Dharmashala.]

BUDHNI– BHARKACHHA (58 K.M.)[ Budhni – 4 k.m. – Guljhari ghat – 2 k.m.-Joshipura – 3k.m. Bagawada-4k.m. – Ramnagar – 1 k.m.- Babdarbhan- 7k.m. – Sahagange – 3 k.m. Matawan – 5 k.m.- Baneta – 3k.m.- Surania- 4k.m. -Hathnora – 2 k.m. -Sardar Nagar – 3 k.m.-Narayan Pura- 4k.m.- Nandner – 3 k.m. – Kushumkheda – 10 k.m. Bharkachha ]

[RAMNAGAR — Mahadev temple and Bandravan Hanuman temple. SAHAGANGE — Ram temple, Jagadish temple,Ramkrishna Ashram. HATHNORA — Northward flowing NARMADA, Ram temple. SARDER NAGAR– Beautiful image of Sri Ram Chandra at Ram temple.

NANDNER — Manakamaneswar and Mahakaleswar Mahadev. KUSHUMKHEDA — Satyanarayana temple. Bharkachha–NARMADA temple and Ram temple.

BHARKACHHA — HIRAPUR ( 84 K.M.)[ Bharkachha – 2 k.m.-Gadarwas- 7k.m. -Sankheda -3 k.m. – Motolsor – 5 k.m. -Bagalwada – 3 k.m. – Satrawan – 5 k.m. – Dumor – 7 k.m. – Mangrol – 6 k.m. – Barha – 4 k.m. – Ketudhan – 5 k.m. Dharampuri – 5 k.m. Boras – 3 k.m. – Chawhas -10 k.m. – Kalkachha – 6 k.m. – Pataighat – 2 k.m. – Shuklapur – 5 k.m. – Timrawan – 5 k.m. – Hirapur ]

[ SANKHEDA –Ram temple, memorable visit of Rang Abadhut Maharaj at the house of Bijoy Singh Patel during NARMADA PARIKRAMA.

BAGALWADA — Radha Krishna temple, Ashram and Dharmashala.

MANGROL — Narmada temple, Sanskrit school. KETUDHAN –Gopal temple. KALKACHHA — Radha Krishna temple.

PATAIGHAT –New Mahadev temple, Ashram. SHUKLAPUR –Shukleswar Mahadev, Lakshmi Narayana temple.

HIRAPUR –Raj Rajeswari and Radha Krishna temple.]

HIRAPUR — BARMANGHAT (26 K.M.) [ Hirapur – 11 k.m. – Belthari – 4 k.m. – Jhiri – 7 k.m. – Rukawada – 2 k.m. – Chawar Patha – 2 k.m. – Barmanghat ]

[ BELTHARI –Mahadev and Narmada temple, Paramahangsha Ashram Ramghat, Ashram and Bharat Sevasram Sangha.

CHAWAR PATHA — Mahadev and Hanuman temple at Ramghat, Ashram and Dharmashala.

BARMANGHAT — Ram-Sita temple,Radha Krishna and Lakshmi Narayana

temple, Someswar and Dipteswar Mahadev temple, Ashram and Dharmashala.

BARMANGHAT –SARRAGHAT ( 55 K.M.)[ Barmanghat – 2 k.m. – Sapta Dhara – 7 k.m. – Choti Dhuadhar – 3 k.m. Gursi – 5 k.m. – Rampura – 3 k.m. -Kerpani – 10 k.m. – Dongorgaon – 5 k.m. – Dhumgarh – 4 k.m. -Jogipura – 6 k.m. – Brahmakund – 6 k.m. -Jhalon – 5 k.m. – Sarraghat ]

[ CHOTI DHUADHAR –Beautiful location during Narmada Parikrama. Mahadev temple, Dharmashala.

RAMPURA — Jageswar Mahadev. Kerpani–Omkereswar Mahadev. Jogipura–Haraneswar Mahadev;

Radha Krishna temple. JHALON –Ram-Janaki temple, Hanuman temple, Hara-Parbati temple at Kund village.

SARRAGHAT –Ram- Janaki temple, Sougandhika Tirtha.]

SARRAGHAT–VEDAGHAT ( 33 K.M.)[Sarraghat -6 k.m. – Goraghat -5 k.m. – Jhanshi ghat – 6 k.m. Sitalpur – 1 k.m. – Jaleri ghat – 4 k.m. – Sidha ghat – 4 k.m. – Pipria – 7 k.m. Vedaghat ]

[ JHANSHI GHAT — Radha Krishna temple. Jaleri ghat– Lukkeswar Mahadev, Dharmashala.

SIDHAGHAT –Ram temple, Ashram, Sidha Kund and Rishi Kund at the bank of Narmada. VERAGHAT– Veraghat is an Island and

Parikramabashi is not permitted to go there during NARMADA PARIKRAMA. Hanuman,and Narmada temple,

Kapil Ashram, Sanskrit School, very beautiful and important place during Narmada Parikrama.

VEDAGHAT –GOUR SANGAM ( 30 K.M.) [Vedaghat – 4 k.m. – Gopalpura – 2 k.m. – Lamhetaghat – 7 k.m. – Ram Nagar – 1 k.m. – Tilwada – 5 k.m. – Goarighat – 5 k.m. – Bhabanighat – 3 k.m. – Khirainighat – 5 k.m. – Gour Sangam ]

[ GOPALPURA –Famous Dhuadhar water falls, beautiful place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA, Lakshmi Kund, Pashupatinath Mahadev and Lakshmi Narayana temple.

LAMHETAGHAT –Pippaleswar and Tilbhandeswar Mahadev, Saraswati Tirtha, Northward flow of Narmada.

GOARIGHAT –Narmada temple, Ashram and Dharmashala.

BHABANIGHAT –Kali Mata Dham at Bhatouli village, Ashram.

KHIRAINIGHAT –Hanuman temple near Railway Bridge, the road at the bank of Narmada is now

closed due to Bargi Dam. Next to go through concrete road. GOUR SANGAM –Hanuman temple,

Ladies Ashram, NARMADA PARIKRAMA road through jungle, on the way Narmada temple at Jamtata village.

GOUR SANGAM–BIJDANDI ( 29 K.M.)[ Gour Sangam – 6 k.m. -Baraila – 5 k.m. – Rinchai – 12 k.m. Moilinala – 6 k.m. – Bijdandi ]

[BARAILA –Radha Krishna temple. RINCHAI — Sarada Mata temple, Ram temple, way through jungle.

BIJDANDI –Hanuman temple.]

BIJDANDI–SAHASRADHARA (60 K.M.)[Bijdandi – 3 k.m. Dhanwai – 12 k.m. – Kudamouli – 7 k.m. – Debri – 5 k.m. – Chiri – 4 k.m. Chiroidongri – 6 k.m. – Babaiya – 10 k.m. – Gaji Pur – 12 k.m. – Sahasradhara ]

[ KOUDAMOULI — Dharmashala. DEBRI –Durga temple. BABAIYA –Sadanand Ashram. SAHASRADHARA–

Important location during NARMADA PARIKRAMA. RamTemple, Dharmashala, Mahadev temple,

many temple, Ashram and Dharmashala, Northward flow of Narmada.

SAHASRADHARA–BAKCHORA DONA( 27 k.m.) [Debdara – 4 k.m.- Devdara – 4 k.m.- Mandla – 15 k.m. – Chopri – 4 k.m. – Bakchora Dona. ]

DEBDARA– Ram krishna Sevasram. Mondla–Narmada temple, Rajrajeswari, Sahasrarjun temple,

and many other temple, Ashram and Dharmashala.]

BAKCHORA DONA–KUTROI ( 50 K.M.) [Bakchora Dona – 8 k.m. – Lingaghat – 10 k.m. – Bilgada – 3 k.m. – Dupta Sangam – 6 k.m. – Chalkdehi – 10 k.m. – Fadki Sangam – 2 k.m. – Sewni – 9 k.m. – kutroi ]

[ LINGAGHAT –Narmada temple. BILGADA –Mahadev temple. DUPTA SANGAM — The river Dupta marges here with NARMADA.

FADKI SANGAM –Two small flow of water marges here with Narmada. KUTROI — Cottage of sages to stay at night.]

KUTROI –MALPUR (40 K.M.)[Kutroi – 3 k.m. – Fulboi – 5 k.m. – Sarangpur – 5 k.m. – Kacharighat – 10 k.m. – Takinghat – 6 k.m. – Rakhigaon – 5 k.m. – Malpur ]

[The entire route between Kutroi to Malpur is full of dense forest, night stay at villages or at the cottage of sages. MALPUR — Mahadev temple, Ashram.

MALPUR — JOGI TEKRIA ( 25 K.M.)[ Malpur -6 k.m. – Sringarpur – 3 k.m. Koral Sangam – 5 k.m. – Banjatola – 3 k.m. – Shibghat – 2 k.m. Dharampura – 5 k.m. – Khami – 11 k.m. – Bikrampur – 5 k.m. – Nunkhan – 7 k.m. – Jogi Tekria]

[BIKRAMPUR — Mahadev temple, Shibananda Kuthi, Dharmashala. NUNKHAN — Dharmashala. JOGI TEKRIA — Ram temple and Dharmashala.

JOGI TEKRIA- SHIWALAGHAT (40 K.M.)[Jogi Tekria – 3 k.m. – Deora – 5 k.m. – Ramghat – 7 k.m. – Dudhigaon -3 k.m. – Dhudhri – 9 k.m. – Tedi Sangam – 9 k.m. – Kanchanpur – 3 k.m. Shiwalaghat ]

DEORA — Durga temple, Narayana cave, Dharmashala. RAMGHAT — Small Kapil Dhara, cottage of sages.

DUGHIGAON — Mahadev temple, Ashram. TEDI SANGAM — Ram Muni Ashram. KANCHANPUR — Mahadev temple.

SHIWALAGHAT — Important place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA, Mahadev temple, Somenath, Ashram and Dharmashala.

SHIWALAGHAT — BILASHPUR ( 20 K.M.) [ Shiwalaghat – 13 k.m. Shiwani Sangam – 9 k.m. – Dewri – 3 k.m. – Damheti – 7 k.m. – Bilashpur ]

[ DEWRI –The river Dewri marges here with Narmada, night stay at village. DAMHETI– Mahadev temple and Dharmashala.]. BILASHPUR — Night stay at village.]

BILASHPUR –AMARKANTAK ( 60 K.M.)–[ Bilashpur – 10 k.m. – Bhimkundi – 7 k.m. – Khati 4 k.m. – Haraitola – 13 k.m. – Damgarh – 5 k.m. – Kapil dhara – 4 k.m. – Ram Krishna Kuthir – 4 k.m. – Amarkantak ]

The entire route goes through dense forest. BHIMKUNDI — Mahadev temple. Khati– Night stay at village. HARAITOLA — Night stay at village.DAMGARH– Sukhdev Ashram. KAPIL DHARA — Kapil Ashram, Durbasha cave, water fall. RAM KRISHNA KUTHIR — RamKrishna temple and Ashram.

Amarkantak–[ Kalyan Ashram, Barfani Ashram, Durga dhara, Jaleswar Mahadev.] For details about Amarkantak see Tour Guide Menu.

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NARMADA PARIKRAMA GUIDE (SOUTHERN BANK) FROM AMARKANTAK TO KATHPORE

FROM— TO (DISTANCE) [VILLAGES/CITIES ENROUTE] [PLACES OF SPIRITUAL INTEREST]( SOUTHERN SIDE)

AMARKANTAK :–( oo K.M.) [ Amarkantak – 2 k.m. – Mai-Ki- Bagia – 1 k.m. – Sonemuda – 1 k.m. – yantra temple – 1 k.m. – Markandaya Ashram and many other temple and Ashram. NARMADA PARIKRAMA may be started from here after worshiping NARMADA Mata.]

MAI – KI -BAGIA — It is a beautiful place sarrounded by dense forest . NARMADA Kund.

SONEMUDA :– The river Sone originates from here like a little streem. Durga temple, image of

the God Brahma.

MARKANDEYA ASHRAM — Pancha Mukhi Mahadev. NARMADA temple.

NARMADA KUND :– Most important place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA ,NARMADA temple complex,

Ma NARMADA temple at the originating point, Amarkantakeswar Mahadev

Pataleswar Mahadev, Dutta temple, Karna temple etc.

AMARKANTAK –MOHOTRA (50 K.M.) [Narmada kund – 4 k.m. – Kabir Chatubra – 8 k.m. – Karamondal – 4 k.m. Karanjia – 5 k.m.- Amaldehi – 8 k.m. – Rusha – 6 k.m. – Gorokhpur – 9 k.m. – The entire route is within dense forest.]

[KABIR CHATUBRA –Kabir temple, Ashram.

KARAMONDAL –Holy place within forest. AMALDEHI –Hanuman temple. RUSHA — NARMADA temple,

GOROKHPUR– Gorokhnath and Mahadev temple.

MOHOTRA –No temple or Ashram , night stay at village.]

MOHOTRA– DINDORI– (40 K.M.) [ Mohotra – 7 k.m. – Gadasarai – 7 k.m. – Bondorgaon – 2 k.m. – Suniamar – 5 k.m. – Khargona – 3 k.m. – Kunda – 3 k.m. – Kukramath – 6 k.m. – Binchai Road – 7 k.m. – Dindori ]

GADASARAI –Mahadev temple and Hanuman temple. BONDORGAON –Durga temple and Hanuman temple.

KHARGONA — Night stay at village. KUKRAMATH — Rinmukteswar Mahadev, Ashram.

BINCHAI ROAD — Sarada temple, Hanuman temple.

DINDORI –Mahadev temple and Narmada temple, Ashram and Dharmashala. The total road between

Mohotra to Dindori passes through dense forest.

DINDORI –DEVNALA ( 30K.M.)[ Dindori – 10 k.m. – Yamloy – 6 k.m. – Rampuri – 6 k.m. – Kachratola – 6 k.m. – Devnala ]

[ YAMLOY –Cottage of sages at the bank of NARMADA. RAMPURI — Lalaji temple.

KACHRATOLA -The river Kharmet merges here with Narmada. Cottage of sages.

DEVNALA –Important holy place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA, water falls, cave.

DEVKUNDA — excelent natural beauty. Way through dense forest.]

DEVNALA — DEVGAON (60 K.M.)[ Devnala – 6 k.m. – Raigaon – 9 k.m. – Harra – 6 k. m. – Gidhloundi – 6 k.m. – Chabi 15 k.m. – Mohogaon – 15 k.m. – Devgaon ]

Raigaon– Holy place. HARRA –Night stay at village. GIDHLOUNDI — Hanuman temple,Ashram.

CHABI — Hanuman temple, Ashram, Dharmashala. MOHOGAON –Shibananda Kuthir, way through forest.

MOHOGAON — The river Budhner merges here with Narmada.

DEVGAON –Jamadhagneswar and Pataleswar Mahadev Tirtha, Ashram.]

DEVGAON –MAHARAJPUR ( 50 K.M.) [ Devgaon – 5 k.m. – Bilgaon – 9 k.m. – Ram Nagar – 9 k.m. – Madhupuri – 4 k.m. – Sukhtara – 6 k.m. – Sita Raptan – 4 k.m. – Nara – 5 k.m. – Panni Chowhaha – 4 k.m. – Suraj Kund – 3 k.m. – Maharajpur ]

BILGAON –Mahadev temple. Ramnagar–Mahadev And Ram temple.

MADHUPURI — Markandeyaswar, Narmada and Hanuman temple. SUKHTARA — Radha Krishna temple.

Surajkund temple. SITA RAPTAN — Durga temple and Balmiki Ashram. NARA — Night stay at Village.

SURYA KUNDA — Hanuman temple and Brajananda Ashram.

MAHARAJPUR –Mahadev, Ram, Narmada, Krishna and many other temple, Ashram and Dharma-

shala. Important Tirtha during NARMADA PARIKRAMA.

MAHARAJPUR — GHANGSOUR ( 70 K.M.) [ Maharajpur – 5 k.m. – Sahasradhara – 10 k.m. – Ghagha – 10 k.m. – Budhera ghat – 10 k.m. – Paton – 6 k.m. – Kedarpur – 12 k.m. – Gokla – 8 k.m. – Pahari – 8 k.m. – Ghangsour ]

SAHASRADHARA –Uma Devi Ashram, Hanuman temple. GHAGHA –Night stay at village.

BUDHERA GHAT –Muni-bai- Ashram. PATON — Ganesh temple, Dharmashala.

KEDARPUR –Durga temple, Dharmashala. Gokla– Night stay at village.

PAHARI –Night stay at village. Ghansour–Ram and Durg Temple. Most of the route goes

through forest.]

GHANGSOUR –BORGI COLONY (35 K.M.) [ Ghangsour – 10 k.m. – Gorokhpur – 10 k.m. – Dibari – 13 k.m. – Gagnada – 3 k.m. – Borgi Colony ]

GOROKHPUR –Ram temple and Ram Kundi. DIBERI — way through forest. GAGNADA — Night stay at village.

BORGI COLONY –Nandikeswar Mahadev and Hanuman temple,

Ambikabai Sagar dam, the entire route goes through forest.

BORGI COLONY –TRISHULGHAT ( 30 K.M.)[ Borgi Colony – 12 k.m. – Nigri – 7 k.m. – Goarighat – 6 k.m. – Ghansour – 4 k.m. – Trishulghat ]

NIGRI –Hanuman temple. Goarighat via Mangaon ( or via Siddhanath and Tildhara)

GHANSOUR –Narmada temple. TRISHUL GHAT –Trishulbhed, Baraha Tirtha, Ashram and Dharmashala.

TRISHULGHAT –VIKHAMPUR (35 K.M.)[ Trishulghat – 2 k.m. – Lamheti ghat – 4 k.m. – Veda ghat – 8 k.m. – Bagroi – 5 k.m. – Ramghat – 6 k.m. – Dharni Kachar – 8 k.m. Vikhampur ]

LAMHETI GHAT — Mani kund Tirtha, Indra dev, Pippaleswar and Kumbheswar Mahadev, Ashram.

VEDA GHAT — Narmada temple, Dharmashala.

RAMGHAT –The river Devganga merges here with Narmada, Dharmashala.

DHARNI KACHAR –Mahadev, temple and Dharmashala.Ashram. VIKHAMPUR — Sangameswar and Dharmashala.

VIKHAMPUR –PIPRIA ( 30 K.M.)[ Vikhampur – 3 k.m. – Jhashighat – 3 k.m. – Belkhedi – 3 k.m. – Karailly 4 k.m. – Mungarghat – 4 k.m. – Bhrama Kund – 1 k.m. – Sidheswar – 3 k.m. – Budhghat – 2 k.m. – Sankal – 10 k.m. – Pipria ]

JHASHIGHAT –Hanuman temple. BELKHEDI –Mahadev temple. KARAILLY –Mahadev temple and Dharmashala.

BRAMHA KUND –Mahadev and Ram temple. SIDHESWAR — Cottage of sages.

BUDHGHAT — Budheswar Mahadev. Sankal–Narmada temple.

PIPRIA –Jabaneswar Mahadev, Dharmashala.]

PIPRIA –BARMAN GHAT ( 25 K.M.) [ Pipria – 5 k.m. – Chinki ghat – 6 k.m. – Pipraha – 3 k.m. – Sore Sangam – 6 k.m. – Shaptadhara – 2 k.m. – Barman Ghat ]

CHIKNI GHAT –Mahadev temple and Radha Krishna temple. Pipraha–Eastward flow of Narmada.

SHORE SANGAM– Mahadev temple and Narmada temple, Dharmashala.

SHAPTADHARA — Mahadev temple and Narmada temple, Dharmashala.

BARMAN GHAT — Chandramouliswar,Baraheswar, Dharaniswae temple, Sarada temple and Sanskrit

school, beautiful location.]

BARMAN GHAT — KOKSOR ( 50 K.M.)[Barman Ghat – 6 k.m. – Andia ghat – 4 k.m. – Linga ghat – 4 k.m. – Pithora ghat – 2 k.m. – Kothia – 5 k.m. – Bichua Ghat – 2 k.m. – Tharrouri – 4 k.m. – Bhathera – 5 k.m. – Ringchawar – 5 k.m. – Shokolpur – 3 k.m. – Ashraya – 10 k.m. – Koksor ]

LINGAGHAT — Night stay at village. Pithora ghat–Hanuman temple.

KOTHIA –Sankari Ganga merges here with Narmada, Dharmashala.

THARROURI — The river Arendi Merges here with Narmada, Mahadev temple.

RINGCHAWAR –Mahadev and Narmada temple, Dharmashala. SHOKOLPUR — Mahadeb temple, Dharmashala.

ASHRAYA — Ram temple. Koksor– Narmada temple, Gouri Sankar Maharaj memory temple.

KOKSOR –GODAGAON (48 K.M.)[ Koksor – 3 k.m. Kharkheri – 6 k.m. – Kuntipur – 2 k.m. – Ambarighat – 10 k.m. – Ghogra – 3 k.m. – Ghogra – 4 k.m. – Bawri – 4 k.m. – Chandgarh – 4 k.m. – Hamidpur – 6 k.m. – Godagaon ]

AMBARIGHAT — Very important place during Narmada Parikrama, Lakshmi kund, Dada Darwar, Dharmashala.

GHOGRA –Narmada temple. BAWRI –Dharmashala. CHANDGARH –Ganesh temple and Dharmashala.

HOMIDPUR — Night stay at village, Northward flow of Narmada. GODAGAON — Gangaleswar MahadeV and new Narmada temple.

GODAGAON — HANDIA (30 K.M.)[ Godagaon – 1 k.m. – Gongsary Math – 2 k.m. – Choti Chipaner – 3 k.m. – Chichod kuthi – 6 k.m. – Jaloda – 3 k.m. – Goedghat – 8 k.m. – Bhammouri kuthi – 3 k.m. – Handia ]

GONGSARY MATH–The river Gomoti and Ganjali merges here with Narmada, Dutta temple and Dharmashala.

CHOTI CHIPANER — Ram, Narmada and Krishna temp. CHICHOD KUTHI –Hanuman temple, Ashram. JALODA –Harihareswar Mahadev,

Rati Ram Das memory place. GOEDGHAT –Ram temple at Dev ghat.

BHAMMOUR kUTHI –Hridinath Mahadev,Narmada temple, Radha Krishna temple, many Ashram and Dharmashala.

HANDIA — BAWAR ( 30 K.M.)[ Handia – 5 k.m. – Magrol – 4 k.m. – Ratatalai – 8 k.m. – Pachatalai – 4 k.m. – Sonetalai – 5 k.m. – Bawar ]

MANGROL –Sage cottage, Hanuman temple. RATATALAI –Dharmashala. PACHATALAI — Ram temple.

SONETALAI –Night stay at village. BAWAR –Kapileswar , Ashram and Hanuman temple.

BAWAR –PIPARPANI ( 60 K.M.)[ Bawar – 8 k.m. – Bamangaon – 10 k.m. – Chipawar – 4 k.m. – Pokhroni – 5 k.m. – Dhanora – 12 k.m. – Dharukhedi – 13 k.m. – Che-anera – 5 k.m. – Piparpani ]

BAMANGHAT — Night stay at village. CHIPAWAR — Nrisingha temple. DHANORA — Night stay at village.

DHARUKHEDI — Hanuman temple. SONADHARA /PIPARPANI –Important

place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA, Narmada and Hanuman temple, Bhumananda

Abadhut Ashram and Subarna temple.

PIPARPANI –SIRSIRIGHAT ( 25 K.M.) [ Piparpani -5 k.m. Khareti – 7 k.m. – Demawar – 3 k.m. – Sangduk – 6 k.m. Sirsirighat ]

DEMAWAR — Ancient Math, Dharmashala. SANGDUK — Cottage of sages .

SIRSIRIGHAT — The river Dudhi merges here with Narmada, Nageswar Mahadev, Sitaram Ashram

and Hanuman temple.

SIRSIRIGHAT — BHATGAON ( 30 K.M.) [ Sirsirighat – 2 k.m. Khaira – 8 k.m. – Sandia – 3 k.m. – Siwni – 2 k.m. – Selwada – 3 k.m. – Macha – 6 k.m. – Bhatgaon ]

SANDIA –Sandillaya Ashram, Sitaram Ashram at Ramghat, Dharmashala.

SIWNI –Narmada temple, Girnari Ashram. SELWADA –Dharmashala. MACHA — Radha Krishna

temple, Dharmashala. BHATGAON — Ram temple, Dharmashala.]

BHATGAON –GOUGHAT (40 K.M.)[ Bhatgaon – 10 k.m. – Rewa Bankhedi – 4 k.m. – Isherpore – 2 k.m. – Lakhanpur – 1 k.m. – Pamli – 1 k.m. – Ramnagar – 7 k.m. – Sangakheda – 5 k.m. Bachawada – 4 k.m. – Ganera – 4 k.m. – Goughat ]

REWA BANKHEDI — Rinmukteswar Mahadev, Ram temple, Dharmashala, ISHARPUR — Satguru temple.LAKHANPUR –Sarada temple. Pamlii– Ram temple.

RAMNAGAR — Pandaveswar, Radha Krishna and Narmada temple, Ashram and Dharmashala.

BACHWADA –Ram temple. GOUGHAT –Old Rewa kund, Ram temple, and Dharmashala.

GOUGHAT –HOSENGABED (25 K.M.) [ Goughat – 7 k.m. – Bikore 6 k.m. – Surya kund -8 k.m. – Sanghakheda – 3 k.m. – Bandarbhan – 3 k.m. Dhanawad – 6 k.m. – Hosengabad]

BIKORE — Radha Krishna and Ram temple. SURYA KUND –Narmada temple, Dharmashala

Northward flow of Narmada. SANGAKHEDA — Dharmashala. BANDARBHAN –Banareswar

Mahadev,Narmada temple, Dharmashala. HOSENGABAD — Important place during

NARMADA PARIKRAMA, Narmada , Gayatri, Bankey Behari temple, many other Ashram

and Dharmashala.

HOSENGABAD — AMBARIGHAT (30 K.M.)[ Hosengabad – 10 k.m. – Rangtal – 12 k.m. – Lepaghat – 3 k.m. – Veda Sangam Kokesor, Tidhria ]

[ RANGTHAL — Ram temple. KOKESOR — Memorable place of Gouri Sankar Maharaj. Narmada temple. TRIDHARA — Gokarneswar Mahadev, Dharmashala . AMBARIGHAT — Lakshmi Kund, Subarna temple, Dada Darwar, memorable place of Durganandaji Maharaj.

AMBARIGHAT — CHOTI CHIPANER (37 k.m.) [Guadi, Dhodra, Pethoda, Chandla Kuthi, Bhiladia, Godagaon, Gangesary Math ]

GUADI — Four faced Mahadev, cottage of sages. DHODRA — Narmada temple, cottage of sages. PETHODA — Temple . CHANDLA KUTHI — Ganesh temple, Ashram and Dharmashala. BHILADIA — Narmada Sangam, Kailash Ashram. GODAGAON — New Narmada temple, Gangaleswar Mahadev, Dharmashala. GANGESARY MATH– The river Ganjal and Gomoti merges here with Narmada, Dutta temple, Ashram and Dharmashala. CHOTI CHIPANER — Krishna temple at the bank of Narmada, Narmada temple at village.

CHOTI CHIPANER — HANDIA :– (25 k.m. ) [ Chichod Kuthi, Jaloda, Goed ghat, Bhamouri Kuthi ]

CHICHOD KUTHI — Memorable place of Sant Bagarang Das Tilak Maharaj, Hanuman temple. JALODA — Harihareswar Mahadev, memorable place of Ratiram Das Maharaj, GGOED GHAT — Ram temple at Dev ghat, BHAMMOURI KUTHI — Hanuman temple and Bajarang Math, HANDIA — Hridhinath Mahadev, Narmada temple, Radha Krishna temple, Bashudhara Seva Ashram, Vibek Ashram. Important spiritual place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA.

HANDIA — CHIPAWAT :– ( 45 k.m. ) [ Mangrol,Ratatalai, Bichora, Sonetalai, Bawar, Bamangaon ]

MANGROL — Hnuman temple and cottage of sages. RATATALAI — Dharmashala. BICHORA — Ram temple. SONETALAI — Night stay at village. BAWAR– Kapileswar, Hanuman temple, Ashram. BAMANGAON — Night stay at village. CHIPAWAT — Nrisingha temple.]

CHIPAWAT — MANDLA :– (50 k.m. ) [ Pokhroni, Dhanora, Dharukhedi, Chenera, Charkheda ]

POKHRONI — Night stay at village. DHANORA — Night stay at village. DHARUKHEDI — Hanuman temple. CHENERA — Sant Basudev Das Paramahangsa Ashram. CHARKHEDA–Manarang Giri Ashram. MANDLA — Mahadev, ram and Hanuman temple, Cottage of sages, Ashram.]

MANDLA — OMKERESWAR r:– (65 k.m. ) [ Mondla – 5 k.m. – Goradia – 8 k.m. – Mundi – 12 k.m. – Jalwa bujurg – 12 k.m. – Adud Khash – 12 k.m. – Shulgaon – 5 k.m. – Anjrudh – 10 k.m. – Kouti – 5 k.m. – Omkereswar ]

GODARIA — Hanuman temple. MUNDI — Durga temple. JALWA BUJURG — Hanuman temple. ADUD KHASH– New Kuber Bhandari temple. SHULGAON — Hatia Baba Ashram. ANJRUDH — Bhageswari Mata temple. KOUTI — Mahadev temple, Shiv Mission. OMKERESWAR — Very important spiritual place during NARMADA PARIKRAMA. Mamaleswar Mahadev ((jyotirling ) temple, Kashi Biswanath Mahadev, Gajanan Baba Ashram, Markandeya Ashram, Annapurna Ashram and many other temple , Ashram and Dharmashala.]

OMKERESWAR — BAKAWA :– ( 40 k.m. ) [ Omkereswar – 12 k.m. – Mortakka – 2 k.m. – Paramahangsha Ashram – 4 k.m. – Badi Ali – 4 k.m. – Thoksor – 2 k.m. – Goumukh ghat – 4 k.m. – Kankaria – 6 k.m. – Raber khedi – 4 k.m. Bakawa ]

MORTOKKA– Rajrajeswar Mahadev, Gopal temple, Jabareswar Mahadev and Dharmashala. PARAMAHANGSHA ASHRAM– Memorable place of Sri Rang Abadhut Maharaj, Mahadev temple, Ram temple and holy cave. BADI ALI — Narmada temple, Goughat Ashram, Dharmashala. GOMUKH GHAT — Gautameswar Mahadev, Dharmashala, Cottage of sages. KANKARIA — Gangeswar Mahadev, Narmada temple, Dharmashala. RABERKHEDI — Night stay at village. BAKAWA — Mahadev temple, Narmada temple, Hariram Kuthi. Stone image of Lord Shiva ( Shivling ) is made here.

BAKAWA — VEDA SANGAM :– (26 k.m. ) [ Bakawa – 3 k.m. – Mardana – 3 k.m. – Nagawa – 6 k.m. – Bhatchana 5 k.m. – Godhari ghat – 10 k.m. – Lepa ghat ]

MARDANA — Lakshmi Narayana temple and Ram temple. NAGAWA — Mahadev temple and Ram temple. BHATCHANA — Ram templeand Hanuman temple. Some Tirtha and Saraswat Tirtha, Bllakeswar Mahadev, Cottage of sages. Lepa ghat– Lal Baba Ashram, Ram temple at village. VedaSangam– Saraswat- Markati Tirtha, GODHARI GHAT — Vedvedeswar Mahadev Dharmashala.

VEDA SANGAM — KHALGHAT :– (15 k.m. ) [Veda Sangam – 6 k.m. – Badgaon – 2 k.m. – Shalibahan – 2 k.m. – Nawadatodi – 3 k.m. – Sahasra Dhara -4 k.m. – Dalkheda – 5 k.m. – Khalghat ]

BADGAON — Bishokeswar Mahadev, Madabya Ashram, Bajarang Kuthi and Amareswar Mahadev at Makarkheda. SHALIBAHAN — Shalibahaneswar Mahadev, Dharmashala. NAWADATODI — Subarna deep Tirtha, Ram temple. SAHASRA DHARA — Cottage of sages, Bhuteswar Mahadev and Mouni Baba Ashram at Balgaon. DALKHEDA — Saradeswar Mahadev and Annapurna temple. KHALGHAT — Balaji Sankat Mochon Hanuman, Satakeswar Mahadev, Dharmashala.

KHALGHAT — LOHARA :– ( 35 k.m. ) [ Khalghat – 5 k.m. – Kathora – 8 k.m. – Chinchli – 5 k.m. – Nandgaon – 2 k.m. – Brahmangaon – 6 k.m. – Maru Ki Chinchli – 4 k.m. – Nalbai – 3 k.m. – Lohara ]

KATHORA — Eleven Shivling temple. CHINCHLI — Hanuman temple and Dharmashala. NANDGAON — Mahadev temple. BRAHMANGAON — Patreswar Tirtha, Shuleswar Mahadev and Ram temple. MARU- KI- CHINCHLI — Mahadev temple, Krishna temple and Dharmashala. NALBAI — Narmada temple, cottage of sages. LOHARA — Kapileswar Mahadev Sidheswar Ashram, Dharmashala.

NOTE :– THERE ARE TWO WAYS OF NARMADA PARIKRAMA TO REACH TO RAJPIPLA FROM LOHARA. THE FIRST WAY GOES THROUGH THE FOREST OF SHULAPANI AND THE OTHER GOES THROUGH HIGH WAY. THE WAY THROUGH THE FOREST OF SHULAPANI IS VERY TOUGH AND FULL OF TROUBLES BUT WAY THROUGH HIGHWAY IS EASY AND HAVING NO RISK. THE WAY THROUGH SHULAPANI FOREST STARTS FROM RAJGHAT. THE SECOND WAY GOES VIA RAJGHAT AND BARWANI.

THE WAY OF NARMADA PARIKRAMA THROUGH HIGHWAY IS AS UNDER:–

Lohara– 8 k.m.–Mandwada– 12k.m. — Rajpur(Bholey Baba temple) — 16 k.m.– Upla– 9 k.m. Palshud ( Ram temple ) — 19 k.m.– Talaw– 18 k.m. dondwada ( Ram temple ) 6 k.m. — Pansemal ( Durga temple, Hanuman temple after three k.m. ) — 12 k.m. — Khetia ( gayatri temple ) 20 k.m. — Sahada ( Ganapati temple ) — 18 k.m. — Prakasha ( Kedareswar, Kashi Biswanath and Pushpa Danteswar Mahadev temple ) — 18 k.m. — Talonda ( Dutta temple and Maruti temple ) — 17 k.m. — Bannyabihar ( Kashi Biseswar Mahadev and Dharmashala ) — 7 k.m. — Akkalkuwa ( Kali Mata temple ) — 10 k.m. — Khapar ( Night stay at vilage ) — 39 k.m. — Sagwada ( Night stay at village ) — 26 k.m. — Dediapada ( Hanuman temple, Jalaram Ashram, Bharat Sevasram Sangha, Mahabaleswar Mahadev at village ) — 10 k.m. Mobi ( Night stay at village ) — 14 k.m. — Kabir Ashram ( Night stay at village ) — 20 k.m. — Rajpipla ( Harsiddhi Mata temple, many other temple at village ).

NOTE :– PARIKRAMAWASI MAY GO IN FRONT ,THROUGH HIGHWAY OR MAY GO TO SHULAPANISWAR VIA GORA COLONY AND THEN MAY PROCEED BY THE SIDE OF THE HOLY RIVER NARMADA.

THE SECOND WAY OF NARMADA PARIKRAMA DIVERTS FROM LOHARA AND GOES TO SHULAPANISWAR VIA GORA COLONY.

Lohara– 5 k.m.– Mohipura ( Shiv temple, Ram temple at village )– 3 k.m.– Duttawada ( Kapaleswar Tirtha, Rewa Sadhana Kuthi ) — 3 k.m. Chota Wardha ( Agni Tirtha, Dharmashala ) — 3 k.m. — Dahi Behoda ( Hanuman temple ) — 6 k.m. — Pippaludh ( Ram temple and Nrisingha temple ) — 5 k.m. — Kashrawad (Ashram ) — 5 k.m. Rajghat ( Rohini Tirtha, Dutta temple ) — 5 k.m. — Badwani– 8 k.m. Bamangaja — 26 k.m. — Pathi — 18 k.m.– Bokratha — 8 k.m.– Ambapara — 17 k.m. — Baigour — 5 k.m. — Ranipura — 10 k.m. –Dhora — 9 k.m. Dhawalghat — 6 k.m– Kakrada — 8 k.m. — Khamla-Devwada– 6 k.m. Deyparni– 9 k.m. Dhadgaon– 30 k.m. Mulgi — 7 k.m. Kathigaon– 23 k.m. Badfali — 30 k.m. –Dumkhal — 5 k.m. Kanji — 5 k.m. — Mathasor — 10 k.m. Mokhdi — 15 k.m. Gora Colony. Note :– The above said way is very hard and Parikramawasi have to pass through Forest , up’s and down’s of hills and full of hardship.

ANOTHER PATH DIVERTS FROM KHALGHAT AND MEETS AT GORA COLONY. THIS WAY ALSO PASSES THROUGH FOREST AND VERY HARD ROUTE DURING NARMADA PARIKRAMA..

Khalghat — 5 k.m. — Kathora –20 k.m. — Anjad — 15 k.m. — Badwani — 11 k.m. — Pathi — 18 k.m. Bokratha — 25 k.m. — Roshonpura — 20 k.m. Mulgi — 30 k.m. — Badfal — 30 k.m. — 10 k.m.– Mathasor — 10 k.m. — Mokhdi — 15 k.m. Gora Colony.

GORA COLONY — GUWAR ( 20 k.m. ) [Gora Colony – 1 k.m. – Haridham – 2 k.m. – Basantpura – 3 k.m. – Indrawrana – 2 k.m. – Nani Rawal – 4 k.m. – Foolwadi – 3 k.m. – Rampura – 1 k.m. – Dhanadeswar – 2 k.m. – Mangrol – 2 k.m. – Guwar ]

GORA COLONY — Very important holy place for during NARMADA PARIKRAMA. New Shulapaniswar Mahadev temple, Shai Baba temple, Taghi Ashram. HARIDHAM — Mahadev temple and Ashram. BASANTPURA — Ananda Ashram, Dharmashala. INDRAWRANA — Baruneswar and Indreswar Mahadev Tirtha, Cottage of sages. NANI RAWAL — Baidyanath – Basheswar Mahadev temple, Cottage of sages. FOOLWADI — Anandeswar Mahadev, Ashram. RAMPURA — Bhimeswar Mahadev, Ram temple, Yogananda Ashram. DHANADESWAR — Dhanadeswar, lukkeswar and Jateswar Tirtha, Ram temple. MANGROL — Mangaleswar Mahadev, Dharmashala. GUWAR — Ram temple, Tapaban Ashram, Ramananda Ashram, Dharmashala.]

GUWAR — SUKHDEW ( 25 k.m. ) [ Guwar – 3 k.m. – Saharaw – 3 k.m. – Tumbdi – 2 k.m. – Bandria – 4 k.m. – Kumbheswar – 6 k.m. – Kotharagaon – 2 k.m. – Nilkanth Dham – 1 k.m. – Poicha – 3 k.m. – Rundgaon – 3 k.m. – Sukhdew ]

SAHARAW — Sankhachureswar Mahadev, Bishnu temple at village.TUMBDI — Bhimeswar and Kedareswar Mahadev Tirtha. BANDRIA — Baidyanath and Tejonath Tirtha. KHUMBHESWAR — Kumbheswar Mahadev, Shani temple Narmada temple and Dharmashala. NILKANTH DHAM — Swaminarayana Gurukul, Dharmashala. POICHA — Putikeswar Mahadev, Dharmashala. RUNDGAON — Nageswar Tirtha , Rudra Kunda. SUKHDEW — Sukhdeveswar Mahadev, Markandeyeswar Tirtha, Ranachor Roy temple Radha Krishna temple, Cottage of sages, Ashram and Dharmashala.

SUKHDEW — BARACHA — ( 25 k.m. ) [Sukhdew – 3 k.m. – Patna – 2 k.m. – Barkhad – 2 k.m. – Koteswar – 4 k.m. – Sisordha – 6 k.m. – Kandroj- 4 k.m.- Barcha ]

PATNA — Maninageswar Mahadev, Ram temple. BARKHED — Hari om Sevasram. KOTESWAR — Koteswar Mahadev , Dharmashala. SISRODHA — Mukuteswar Mahadev Tirtha. KANDROJ — Skandeswar, Narmadeswar and Markandeyeswar Tirtha, Dharmashala. BARACHA — Balmikeswar Tirtha, Balmukundeswar Mahadev, Dutta temple.

BARACHA — MANINAGESWAR — ( 30 k.m. )– [ Baracha – 2 k.m. – Asa – 8 k.m. – Girnari Gufa – 1 k.m. – Panetha – 5 k.m. – Indore-Bashna – 3 k.m. – Belugaon – 3 k.m. – Bhawpura – 2 k.m. – Gaughat – 4 k.m. – Marutidham – 1 k.m. – Maninageswar ]

ASA — Kapaleswar and Kotiswae Mahadev, Brahemeswar at village, Ashram and Dharmashala. GIRNARI GUFA — Girnereswar Mahadev, Mekalsuta Ashram, Dharmashala. PANETHA — Narmadeswar Mahadev. INDORE – BASHNA –ndreswar Mahadev, Ashram and Dharmashala. BELUGAON — Belukeswar and Kubereswar Mahadev, Lakshmi Narayana temple, Dharmashala. BHAWPURA — Bijoy Krishna Kuthir. GAUGHAT — Deveswar Mahadev and Narmada temple. MARUTI DHAM — Pancha Mukhi Hanuman. MANINAGESWAR — Memorable place of Swami Narmadananda Giri, Maninageswar Mahadev temple.

MANINAGESWAR — ANKALESWAR — ( 30 k.m. )– [ Maninageswar – 2 k.m. – Rundgaon – 1 k.m. – Bhalod – 3 k.m. – Abidha – 3 k.m. – Karad – 3 k.m. – Limbodara – 5 k.m. – Gajadish Madi – 6 k.m. – Mota Sanjha – 2 k.m. – Uchedia – 1 k.m. – Gumandew – 3 k.m. – Gubali – 1 k.m. – Mulad – 2 k.m. – Nougawa – 1 k.m. – Samore – 3 k.m. – Angdada-Godrol – 3 k.m. – Jharkund – 4 k.m. Ankaleswar ]

RUNDGAON — Gautameswar and Ahaleyeswar Tirtha. BHALOD– Someswar Mahadev, Gayatri temple, Hanuman temple, Dutta temple, Ashram. KARAD — Kalkaleswar Mahadev. LIMBODARA –Limbeswar Mahadev. JAGADISH MADI — Kushumeswar and Kundaleswar Tirtha, Ashram. MOTA SANJHA — Anarkeswar, Dudheswar, Narmadeswar and Bagheswar Mahadev temple. UCHEDIA — Sarpeswar Mahadev, Ashram. GUMANDEW — Famous Hanuman temple, Ashram and Dharmashala. GUBALI — Gupteswar Mahadev, Dharmashala. MULAD — Markandeya Tirtha. NOUGAWA — Nag Tirtha , Hanuman temple. SAMORE — Someswar Mahadev. ANDADA -GODROL — Sidheswar Mahadev, Sidheswari Mata temple. JHARKUND — Jalkund Tirtha, Markandeyeswar Mahadev Ranachor Roy temple, Ashram and Dharmashala. ANKALESWAR — Mandaveswar Tirtha, Antarnath Mahadev, Sukhdev temple, Ram Kund/ Ram temple, Ashram and Dharmashala.

ANKALESWAR — BIMALESWAR — ( 40 k.m. ) [Ankaleswar – 5 k.m. – Bulbula Kund – 6 k.m. – Sajot – 4 k.m. – Modia – 3 k.m. Shora – 2 k.m. – Utraj – 3 k.m. – Hansot – 6 k.m. – Basnoli – 3 k.m. – Hanuman Tekri – 3 k.m. – Koteswar – 3 k.m. – Kathpore – 6k.m. – Bimaleswar. ]

BULBULA KUND — Bharodiswar and Nilkantha Mahadev Bulobula Kund Tirtha ( Spring ). SAJOT — Sidhya Rudreswar and Balinath Mahadev, Rudra Kund, Khappar Mata temple, Badyanath Mahadev, Dharmashala. MODIA — Surya Kund, Badyanath Mahadev temple. SHORA — Narmadeswar Mahadev. UTRAJ — Durga-Ambika Matri Tirtha, Uttareswar Mahadev. HANSOT — Hangeswar, Tileswar, Ratneswar Mahadev, Surya Kund. BASNOLI — Basabeswar Mahadev, Ashram and Dharmashala. HANUMAN TEKRI– Hanuman temple, Sita Ram Ashram. KOTESWAR — Koteswar Mahadev temple Ashram and Dharmashala. KATHPORE — Rinmukteshwar Mahadev, Ram temple, Alikeswar Mahadev, Kali Mata temple, Ashram and Dharmashala. BIMALESWAR — Bimaleswar, Someswar, Ratneswar, Pulasteswar and Gokarneswar Mahadev temple Dharmashala.

Note:– At Bimaleswar worship Narmada Mata at the place where Narmada merges with great Arabian Sea and also worship the God of Sea. Come back to Kathpore and proceed for Mithi Talai ( From where the journey has been started ) by motor boat from southern end to northern end. after reaching at Mithi Talai , worship Narmada Mata again. Now the circular journey is complete. After completion of NARMADA PARIKRAMA most of the Parikramawasi visit Omkereswar Mahadev temple by bus/ motor/train and worship the great Jyotirling.

END OF SOUTHERN BANK OF NARMADA PARIKRAMA.

” NARMADEY HARA”