Nature and Tourism

Handavada Waterfall: This land of Handvada of Abuzamad which came under Dantewada district, is now part of Orchha block. It is a natural waterfall which falls below the height of more than 150 feet and later it flows through the stones and creates a natural spring. The scenic view of this attracts the mind. It was currently nominated for a movie Bahubali-2. This place can be visited by the Nellasar of Bhairamgarh but there is a problem for the Indravati river. This kind of waterfall is also located in Rawchal. This natural waterfall is similar to that of Tirathgarh, but the greenery of it becomes a separate shade. There is also a different joy of seeing the forest animals at these two places.  

Shiva Temple : At a separation of 4 km from Basavakalyan and 77 km from Bidar, Lord Shiva Temple is . situated in Narayanpur.The Narayanpur Shiva sanctuary was worked in the twelfth century by Chalukyan rulers. The sanctuary is arranged inside the town in the midst of abodes. At the passage different models including a saint stone and a piece with Kannada, engravings are there. There are stays of various apsaras encompassing the primary vimana of the sanctuary. They are smooth and sexy and in an assortment of activities, for example, the enticing shringar rasa. This sanctuary configuration is like Kalmeshwar sanctuary of Jalasangvi. It is said that Hoysalas embraced this plan into their sanctuary outlines. The sanctuary got some rebuilding and protected from the skirt of totally demolished state.

Mata Mavli Mela : Narayanpur Mata Mavli Mela is praised in the Bastar locale of Chhattisgarh. This event has no more remained a negligible reasonable yet it has changed into a celebration of the state of Chhattisgarh. The tribal groups of Chhattisgarh commend this celebration. It is an event for the tribal individuals to praise satisfaction and make joy.Mavli Mela

Narayanpur Mela in Bastar is a celebration that is intelligent of the traditions and customs of the tribals of Chhattisgarh. They perform different stately adores in this celebration. The tribal individuals take after a few gods and amid the Narayanpur Mela, they pay a tribute to the goddesses with heaps of commitment. Other than being a social and religious celebration, happiness is a characteristic piece of it.

Handicraft Centre : The Narayanpur district specializes in the preparation of items from the Dhokra Handicraft. This process calls for a great deal of precision and skill. The artifacts prepared from Dhokra technique of this art use the cow dung, paddy husk and red soil in the preparation, beeswax being the most important one.

Apart from contouring, wax wires are also used for decoration purpose and for giving a finishing touch to artifacts. From the Bell Metal Handicraft of Chhattisgarh in India, the real genius and creative faculty of the artisans come into picture and thus make for some of the most wonderful pieces of art.   The Dhokra and Bell Metal Handicraft can be found all over the world but the way in which the artisans of Chhattisgarh carve the things by the impression of their sheer dexterity is worth watching.

Photo Gallery

  • Handvada Waterfall
    Handavada Waterfall pic
  • Handvada Waterfall
    Handavada Waterfall image
  • Handvada Waterfall
    Handavada Waterfall

How to Reach:

By Road

1. Raipur > Abhanpur > Dhamtari > Kanker > Kondagaon > Narayanpur, 2. Raipur > Abhanpur > Dhamtari > Charama > Bhanupratappur > Antagarh > Narayanpur, 3. Rajnandgaon > Dalli Rajhara > Bhanupratappur > Antagarh > Narayanpur, 4. Jagdalpur > Kondagaon > Narayanpur