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Paunar




Paunar is a historical village situated on the banks of the Dham River, in Wardha District of Maharashtra. It was named after the Rajput king Pawan. Paunar is about 3 km from Sevagram and 8 km north of Wardha.

Places of tourist interest are the Gandhi Kuti and the Paramdham Ashram. Besides these, there is another memorial where Vinobaís ashes were found. Thousands of people throng here on 12th February to celebrate the anniversary of Gandhiís death.

Wardha Junction Railway Station is the nearest railhead. Regular buses connect Paunar with Nagpur and Wardha.



Updated on 30th November, 2023
District: Wardha
Location: Wardha    

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