Ramganj Mandi

Ramganj Mandi is a railway station in Ramganj Mandi, Rajasthan, India. It is categorized as "NSG-4” station in Kota division of West Central Railway Zone of Indian Railway. Currently[when?] the Ramganj Mandi – Bhopal section is under construction, completed to Jhalawar City and Kalisindh Thermal Power Plant. Service on the new Ramganj Mandi - Jhalawar City section started on 21 June 2013 with a daily passenger train to Kota Junction; freight service began on 23 March 2014.

Tourism Information

Kalisindh Thermal Power Station

Kalisindh Thermal Power Station is located 12 km away from Jhalawar town 40 KM from Ramganjmandi. The power plant is operated by Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd (RVUNL). Source of water for the plant is from Kalisindh Dam near village Bhanwarasi and coal for the plant will be sourced from Paras East and Kanta Basin coal blocks in Chhatisgarh state. Its chimney has a height of 275 metres. The two cooling towers of the facility are 202 metres tall and the tallest in the world.

Gandhi Sagar Dam

The Gandhi Sagar Dam is one of the four major dams built on India's Chambal River. The dam is located in the Mandsaur district of the state of Madhya Pradesh 60 KM from Ramgajmandi Town. The dam's reservoir area is the second-largest in India (after the Hirakud Reservoir), and attracts a large number of migratory and non-migratory birds throughout the year. The International Bird Life Agency (IBA) has qualified the reservoir under "A4iii" criteria, as the congregation of water birds is reported to exceed 20,000 at some points.

Kota Barrage

Kota Barrage is the fourth in the series of Chambal Valley Projects, located about 0.8 km upstream of Kota City and 83 km from Ramganj Mandi Town. Water released after power generation at Gandhi Sagar dam, Rana Pratap Sagar dam and Jawahar Sagar Dams, is diverted by Kota Barrage for irrigation in Rajasthan and in Madhya Pradesh through canals on the left and the right sides of the river. The work on this dam was completed in 1960.

Maa Falaudi Mandir, Khairabad

Falaudi Mata Mandir is situated at Khairabad Dham 2 km from Ramganjmandi. The principal deity of this temple is called Falaudi Mata that is believed the incarnation of Devi Parvati, worshipped as the family of goddess of Medatwal Vaishya Samaj spread all over India.

Parshwanath Digamber Jain Mandir, Kethuli

Kshetra, Kaithuli, is 1100 years old, situated at M.P.­Rajsthan border 16 KM from Ramganjmandi. Chaturth kal Choubeesee and Numinous statue is here. Very old Statue of Bhagwan Chandraprabhu is here. Statue of Bhagwan Pashvanath is here.

Atishay Kshetra Chandkhedi, Khanpur

At Chandkheri a very beautiful idol of Lord Adinath (Rishabhdeo, the first Teerthankar) in cross legged seating posture, made of Red Stone, 6.25 feet in height is installed in a basement 12 feet underground. This is marked V.S. 512. This idol is with unique features & miraculous. Celebrations of the completion of temple were headed by Bhattaraka Jagatkeertiji in V.S. 1746. Chandkheri is located at Khanpur in Jhalwar District 65 KM from Ramganjmandi.

Surya Mandir Jhalrapatan

Surya Mandir, situated in the heart of Jhalrapatan, 31.1 KM from Ramganjmandi, is famous for a shikhara (peak of a temple) which is 96 ft from the ground. The temple is orthogonal and has a sanctum, vestibule and rangamandapa or pillared hall.

Gagron fort, Jhalawar

The impressive fort, built over several centuries (8th to 14th centuries A.D) stands witness to many great battles and is surrounded by the tranquil waters of the Ahu and Kali Sindh rivers on the three sides, 37 km from Ramganjmandi. A beautiful mausoleum of a Sufi Saint Mitheshah just outside the fort is the venue for an annual colorful fair held during the month of Moharram.

Rana Pratap Sagar Dam

Rana Pratap Sagar Dam on Chambal River is located near Rawatbahata town 65 KM from Ramganjmandi. The dam has power generation capability. It also supports a road connecting Rawatbhata to a nearby township,Vikram Nagar located on a picturesque small hill. On the top of the hill there is a large metal statue of Maharana Pratap, which is a perfect place to look at the city during the evening. The Rana pratap sagar dam facilitates fishing activities in its nearby villages and is also responsible for giving water to the Rajasthan Atomic Power Plant for generation of electricity.

Nuclear Power Plant

Nuclear power generating facilities Rajasthan Atomic Power Station UNIT-1 is operated by DAE, Rajasthan Atomic Power Station UNIT-2 to 6, operated by Nuclear Power Corporation of India is located at Rawatbhata, 65 KM from Ramgamjmandi. Heavy water plant (under Heavy Water Board, Department Of Atomic Energy) is also located at Rawatbhata. Presently there are 6 units are operating and 2 units are under construction of 700 MW(e) (RAPP-7&8) each.