Ramanujganj is a small village in Chhatisgarh and is a part of the Sruguja district, which is the one of the most populated districts in the state. Its nearby towns are Ambikapur and Korba (107 km). Ramanujganj has a tribal population that speaks several local dialects and follows local customs. It has many places of tourist interest for the eager traveller.
Places to Stay
Although there no hotels in Ramanujganj, nearby places have a number of good budget hotels. These include Hotel Shubham (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Radiant YMCA Tourist Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), and Amit Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official language of Ramanujganj is Chhatisgarhi. Hindi and Bharia are also spoken here.
The important festivals of Ramanujganj include Navratri and Diwali. The natives perform Rawat Nacha from the 4th day of Goverdhan Puja (Diwali) till the 11th day as a tribute to Lord Krishna. The KarmaTribal dance is a symbol that marks the end of the rainy season and the beginning of spring.
Places of Interest
Some places of tourist attractions are the Tiger Point Waterfall-a beautiful waterfall and Shivpur Shiv Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. There is also an old fort nearby called the Kudargarh Fort.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Ramanujganj is the Ranchi Airport (244 km).
Ramanujganj is connected to the North eastern railway line by Ambikapur station.
There are daily bus services to Raipur, Varanasi, Patna and other places. The best bus operator that offers good service to passengers is Mahendra Travels (Pune). When you buy your tickets online look out for bus ticket booking offers.