Dindori district is situated in Madhya Pradesh.

The headquarter of the district is Dindori town.

The district is also known as Ramgarh District.

The district is surrounded by Anuppur district to the northeast, Umaria district to the north, Jabalpur district to the west, Mandla district to the southwest and Mungeli and Kabirdham districts of Chhattisgarh to the south.