Khandwa is a major tourist place which has brilliantly preserved our cultural heritage. It is a city in Madhya Pradesh which has popular places of worship for Hindus and jains. Various religious landmarks such as the Bhavani Mata temple and Omkareshwar temple have their footprints in this city. Chandi Devi dham enjoys notable pilgrim visitors all year round. The city is centrally located which has ample of resources and is a major industrial area as well. Khandwa is a place which has seen notable personalities residing here like Swami Dayanand Saraswati, Mahatma Gandhi, Swami Vivekananda and Lokmanya Tilak.
The place is adorned with modern dams and many British period buildings. Indira Sagar dam is a multipurpose project on the Narmada river which is a prestigious hydropower plant and a must visit. It is a calm place to visit with family. History lovers have ample of ancient buildings for their muse. Ghanta Ghar and District collectorate building are important sightseeing spots. Gauri Kunj is an ancestral house of the great singer Kishore Kumar. It is a must visit if you are an art and music lover. Hanumantiya Tapu is a peaceful spot where you can do boating in the Narmada backwaters and enjoy its serenity.
Very few are aware of the fact that there is one such sacred seat of Lord Shiva's presence in the world where he resides a twindle, one riverine and one riverside. The Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga temple is an ancient temple popularly known as Amareshwar or Mamleshwar, dedicated to th....read more...