Rajim, situated on the banks of Mahanadi in Chattisgarh, is famous for an ancient temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Here Vishnu is enshrined as Rajivalochan. The temple is a fine example of Mahakoshal architecture. A Nala inscription dating back to AD 700 bears references to the Sarabhapura sovereigns.
Rajim is 45 km south-east of Raipur, the state capital. Regular buses are available from Raipur.
Updated on 21st November, 2005
Copyright 2014 by Online Highways LLC. Enjoy some India trivia. Send Us Your Comments