Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh

Bilaspur, often known as "The City of Festivals," is a city in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.

Places to visit

  • Devrani – Jethani Temples : Devrani and Jethani are in-law sisters. Jethani is the wife of the elder brother in Hindi, while Devrani is the wife of the younger brother. Jethani Temple is currently in a dilapidated state. The temple's structure has been destroyed, and the stones and sculptures that previously contributed strength and beauty to the temple have been scattered. The Devrani temple, or temple of the younger sister-in-law, retains its base platform as well as the stairs leading to the main shrine. The sculptures in this temple offer us a good impression of the temple's architectural splendor at the time. This temple's wide walls are beautifully carved with human and animal features, most likely to reflect scenes from life or ancient epics.The temple's top panel depicts celestial beings. Some of the sculptures on the panel below are no longer recognizable. Despite the fact that they have succumbed to the ravages of time, these temples continue to tell interesting stories about bygone eras. A tiny museum within the temple grounds houses a few statues discovered here.
  • Distance: Devrani – Jethani Temples is 27 kilometres away from Bilaspur

  • PataleshwarKedar Temple : PataleshwarKedar Temple is located in Malhar, Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district. Malhar was originally the state capital. It is one of the most sacred Hindu sites in Chhattisgarh. The temple was built in the 11th century and has retained its religious significance and spiritual allure ever since. The main feature in this temple is the GomukhiSivalinga, which is devoted to Lord Shiva.The temple contains amazing sculptures created with great care and accuracy. The temple building has incredibly complex sculptures. The temple is an example of ancient India's rich architectural legacy.
  • Distance: PataleshwarKedar Templeis 30kilometres away from Bilaspur

  • Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary : The location is surrounded by thick, impenetrable forests that are home to rare flora and creatures. Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the most well-known wildlife sanctuaries in Chhattisgarh, and it is home to a variety of creatures, including leopards, Bengal tigers, and wild bison. Other animals include the chital, striped hyena, sloth bear, dhole, sambar deer, nilgai, Indian four-horned antelope, and chinkara. The wildlife sanctuary, which also functions as a tiger reserve, was founded in 1975. This sanctuary, located 55 kilometers north-west of Bilaspur and covering an area of 557 square kilometers, is doing an outstanding job of conserving Chhattisgarh's natural ecosystem.
  • Distance: Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuaryis 78 kilometres away from Bilaspur

How to Reach

  • In flight BilasaDevikewat Airport (Chakarbhatha) is the closest airport to Bilaspur, approximately 12 kilometers from the city. It has direct flights to important cities such as Delhi, Bhopal, Jabalpur, and Prayagraj.Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur is 130 kilometers from Bilaspur. It has excellent connectivity to major cities like as Bhopal, Indore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai, among others.BY RAILWAY Regular trains connect Bilaspur to other important cities like as Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bhopal, Chattisgarh, Chennai, Delhi, Haridwar, Indore, Kolkata, Mumbai, Nagpur, Patna, Pune, Rourkela, Tirunelveli, and Vishakapatnam.Bilaspur Junction Railway Station (BSP) by bus Regular buses run to Bilaspur from most major cities in the country.Bilaspur Bus Station(s)

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