On arrival of Namami Devi Narmade Sewa Yatra in omkareshwar chief minister of MP Shivaraj singh chouhan made some important announcements on the occasion in presence of juna akhada chief Acharya mahamandaleshwar Swami Shri Avdheshanand Ji , Sadhvi Ritambhara and other hindu sants
- Stoppage of pilgrimage tax in Omkareshwar (entry type tourist tax)
- Continuous flow of river Narmada at selected places
- Ban on selling of wines within 5 kilometres of Narmada river
- Also announced plans to include a chapter on life and preaching of Adi Shankaracharya in school syllabus.
"It is because of the extraordinary preaching of Adi Shankaracharya that India has achieved its cultural unity and integrity.
Omkareshwar is a holy city of hindus and has 100s of tamples in the city. Details of importent temples are listed bellow.....Read More
In the medieval period Mandhata Omkareshwar was ruled by the aboriginal Bhil chieftains under the suzerainty of the Parmars of Dhar, the sultans of Malwa , the Scindia of Gwalior , who in turn handed over Mandhata to the British in 1824. The last Bhil chieftain Natthu Bhil fell ....Read More