Shivnath River

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Shivnath River (शिवनाथ)
Country India
State Chhattisgarh
City Durg
Source Panabarash Hill
 - location Ambagarh Chowki, Rajnandgaon, Chattisgarh
Mouth Mahanadi
 - location Khargahni, Bilaspur district, Chhattisgarh, Chhattisgarh
Length 290 km (180 mi)

Shivnath River is the biggest tributary of Mahanadi river, which it joins in Khargahni in Bilaspur district in Chhattisgarh, India. It has a total course of 290 km .Shivnath could also mean a lord shiva for the Hindu religion .


Shivnath river originates from Panabaras hill 624 m above from sea level in Ambagarh Chowki division of Rajnandgaon District of Chhattisgarh .


The river flows in north-east direction for 300 km from the source(Panabaras hill) and joins Mahanadi River near the town Shivrinarayan. [1][2][3] [4]


Coordinates: 21°43′46″N 82°28′33″E / 21.7295°N 82.4758°E / 21.7295; 82.4758