Raipur City – State Capital

About Raipur City – State Capital

Raipur is a city in the Raipur district of the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. It is the capital city of the state of Chhattisgarh. Raipur has been in existence since the 9th century; the old site and ruins of the fort can be seen in the southern part of the city. Raipur district is important historically and as a point of interest archaeologically. This district was once part of the Dakshina Kosala Kingdom and later considered part of the Maurya Empire. Raipur has been the capital of the Haihaya Dynasty Kalchuri kings, controlling the forts of Chhattisgarh for a considerable period. Satawahana kings ruled this part until the 2nd–3rd century.

What to See in Raipur City – State Capital

Chhattisgarh was the region known as Dakshin Koshal, which finds mention in both the Ramayana and Mahabharata

How to Reach Here

Chhattisgarh was the region known as Dakshin Koshal, which finds mention in both the Ramayana and Mahabharata

By Air

Swami Vivekanand Airport Mana is located at a distance of 15 kms from Raipur City.

By Rail

Raipur Railway Station is one of the main station on Mumbai-Kolkata Train Route.

By Road

Raipur City is a major city on Mumbai-Kolkata Highway (NH 6)

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Chhattisgarh was the region known as Dakshin Koshal, which finds mention in both the Ramayana and Mahabharata

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