Narsinghgarh, Damoh

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Narsingarh
town
Narsingarh is located in Madhya Pradesh
Narsingarh
Narsingarh
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Narsingarh is located in India
Narsingarh
Narsingarh
Narsingarh (India)
Coordinates: 23°59′N 79°23′E / 23.99°N 79.39°E / 23.99; 79.39Coordinates: 23°59′N 79°23′E / 23.99°N 79.39°E / 23.99; 79.39
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Damoh
Population (2011)
 • Total 6,735
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 code IN-MP
Vehicle registration MP

Narsinghgarh is a town of historical importance in the Damoh District of Madhya Pradesh in India. There is an ancient fort built by Gondwana Kings in Narsinghgarh. The town Narsinghgarh is situated on Sonar River. Birla group has established one cement factory at Narsinghgarh. Now Heidelberg cement company of Germany has overtaken it, and now produces cement by the name of Mycem Cement.There are many more historic places in Narsingarh such as Ram Bagh Temple. In this temple Lord Hanuman is worshiped. There are many stories about this temple but the most popular belief is that the statue of Lord Hanuman was taken out from the well situated near the temple, by a cowboy after the instruction given by Lord Hanuman in his dream. Another place which the locals call as Tullu Jhiriya is famous for continuous flowing water from the rocks.

History[edit]

Narsinghgarh, was capital of princely state of Narsinghgarh during British Raj, which was ruled by a Hindu Kshatriya Parmar dynasty.[1]

Geography[edit]

Narsinghgarh is located at 23°59′N 79°23′E / 23.99°N 79.39°E / 23.99; 79.39.[2]

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  2. ^ "Yahoo maps location of Narsinghgarh". Yahoo maps. Retrieved 2008-12-30. 

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