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Tourist Attractions in Jabalpur

The name 'Jabalpur' has been derived from the Arabic word "Jabal", which means 'mountain' which points to the ancient trade connection with Arab countries. Jabalpur is one of the major cities in the state of Madhya Pradesh. Jabalpur is the administrative and educational center of Madhya Pradesh and is also considered as the gateway to important wildlife sanctuaries around it.

The city of Jabalpur has historical connections and it dates back to the epic times. The city of Jabalpur, who has seen the rise and fall of many dynasties, has been referred to in the great Hindu epic - Mahabharata. Jabalpur city is considered to be a 'Sanskardhani' which means 'cultural centerplace'. The city is an important junction for the Indian Railway. The city is encircled with a string of lakes, which are shaded off by fine trees and surrounded by wonderful cliffs. Jabalpur, located beside River Narmada, is the heart of India. Jabalpur is connected to all the major cities by railroads.

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