Narmada Kund, origin at Amarkantak
Narmada River at Tilwara ghat, Jabalpur
River in Omkareshwar
The River Narmada flows through a gorge of Marble rocks in Bhedaghat
Side view of the Dhuandhar Falls seen during the monsoon season.
Marble rocks alongside Narmada River
Narmada River at full flow during monsoon in Bhedaghat.
Railway Bridge on river Narmada at Bharuch, Gujarat
A scenic view of Maheshwar on the banks of Narmada
Omkareshwar temple on the banks of Narmada river
Forests of Amarkantak
Bark of Lagerstroemia parviflora
Tigress with her two cubs in Kanha National Park
Layout of Water Resources Development Projects in the Narmada Basin in Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh
Indirasagar Dam partially completed in 2008

Khandwa District lies in the Nimar region, which includes the lower valley of the Narmada River, Kherkhali River, Choti Tawa River, Shiva River.

- Khandwa district

They are:(1) The upper hilly areas covering the districts of Shahdol, Mandla, Durg, Balaghat and Seoni, (2) The upper plains covering the districts of Jabalpur, Narsinghpur, Sagar, Damoh, Chhindwara, Hosangabad, Betul, Raisen and Sehore, (3) The middle plains covering the districts of Khandwa, part of Khargone, Dewas, Indore and Dhar, (4) The lower hilly areas covering part of the west Nimar, Jhabua, Narmada and parts of Vadodara, and (5) the lower plains covering mainly the districts of Narmada, Bharuch, and parts of Vadodara district. The hill regions are well forested. The upper, middle and lower plains are broad and fertile areas, well suited for cultivation. The Narmada basin mainly consists of black soils. The coastal plains in Gujarat are composed of alluvial clays with a layer of black soils on the surface.

- Narmada River

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Madhya Pradesh

State in central India.

State in central India.

Physical map of Madhya Pradesh village Tumen Ashoknagar
Matang was completely developed and manufactured by Vehicle Factory Jabalpur
Woman harvesting wheat, Raisen district
Performing Mallakhamba
Holkar Stadium in Indore.
Mesolithic rock painting, Bhimbetka rock shelters, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Kandariya Mahadeva Temple, Khajuraho
Bateshwar temple complex, Padavli, Morena
Chausath Yogini Temple, Mitavli, Morena
Sahastra Bahu Temples, Gwalior Fort
Teli ka Mandir, Gwalior Fort
Shiva Temple in Bhojpur
Lakshmi Temple, Orchha
Brahma statue with various deities at Amarkantak.
Gwalior Fort, Gwalior
Gwalior Fort
Langur monkey (Semnopithecus dussumieri), Orchha
Tigress with cubs in Kanha Tiger Reserve
Tickell's blue flycatcher, Bandhavgarh National Park
Vultures in the nest, Orchha
Male nilgais fighting, Lakeshwari, Gwalior district
Narmada River
Son River, Umaria district, MP, India
The River Narmada flows through a gorge of marble rocks in Bhedaghat, Jabalpur
The Shri Ram Ghat on the Shipra River in Ujjain
Betwa in the Ashoknagar District of Madhya Pradesh
Children in Raisen district, Bhil tribe
Shepherds in Chambal
A young farmer in Umaria district
Young Baiga women
Bagh Print Traditional hand block print craft in Bagh.
A man playing flute in Orchha, with a white tilak on his forehead, and holy saffron-coloured clothes.
Sand sculpture by Sudarshan Pattnaik at Bandrabhan near Hoshangabad
Rajiv Gandhi Technical University's main gate
IIM Indore's aerial panoramic view
St. Aloysius Senior Secondary School, Jabalpur, established in the year 1868 is among the oldest schools in India

Isolated remains of Homo erectus found in Hathnora in the Narmada Valley indicates that Madhya Pradesh might have been inhabited in the Middle Pleistocene era.

In Khargone, Khandwa, Burhanpur, Betul, Chhindwara, Seoni, Anuppur, Umaria, Shahdol and Singrauli districts 30–50% of the population is tribal.


Southwestern region of Madhya Pradesh state in west-central India.

Southwestern region of Madhya Pradesh state in west-central India.

The region lies south of the Vindhya Range, and consists of two portions of the Narmada and Tapti river valleys, separated by a section of the Satpura Range, about 15 miles (24 km) in breadth.

When Madhya Bharat was merged into Madhya Pradesh on 1 November 1956, The former Madhya Bharat district became West Nimar District, while the eastern district became East Nimar District.

Kishore Kumar as a young man


City and a nagar nigam in the Nimar region of Madhya Pradesh, India.

City and a nagar nigam in the Nimar region of Madhya Pradesh, India.

Kishore Kumar as a young man
Hanuwantiya tourist complex
Ganguli House (Gauri Kunj), Kishoreda's ancestral home

It is the administrative headquarters of the Khandwa district, formerly known as East Nimar District.

Recent explorations in the beds/tributaries of Narmada have revealed traces of the Paleolithic men in East Nimar district.

Omkareshwar Mahadev Temple

Omkareshwar Temple

Hindu temple dedicated to God Shiva.

Hindu temple dedicated to God Shiva.

Omkareshwar Mahadev Temple
The Mamleshwar Temple
Mamleshwar Temple
Sculpture at Mamleshwar Temple
Sculpture at Omkareshwar Temple
Mamleshwar Jyotirlinga
One of the temple shrines
Omkareshwar Palace
Gomukh ghat
View of Narmada
Omkareshwar temple view

It is on an island called Mandhata or Shivapuri in the Narmada river at Khandwa district in Madhya Pradesh, India; the shape of the island is said to be like the Devanagari ॐ symbol.

Dewas district

District in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

District in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Basaltic columns at Kavadia hills
Tehsils of Dewas district

The district straddles the Vindhya Range; the northern portion of the district lies on the Malwa plateau, while the southern portion lies in the valley of the Narmada River.

The district is bounded to the east by Sehore District, to the south by the Harda and Khandwa districts, to the west by the Khargone and Indore districts, and to the north by the Ujjain and Shajapur districts.