Thursday, February 16, 2017

Ramatirtha - Jashipur - Mayurbhanj - Odisha - Waterfall - Crocodile - a Famous Picnic Place

Ramatirtha:

Rama Temple
 Ramatirtha of Mayurbhanj is very famous in Odisha due to its natural beauties, waterfall, crocodile breeding center and temple of Sri Rama.

Ramatirtha Waterfall
 As per the Indian mythological history, during the days of Tretaya Yuga, Lord Sri Rama along with Devi Sita and Brother Laxman passed thorugh the forest of Similipal; where due to tiredness Sita sat on the platue for a while and she wash her face and feet in the river that flows beneath.

Ramatirtha Waterfall
 Then onwards, Ramatirtha of Mayurbhanj became a legendary place in the name of Sri Rama and Devi Sita. 

Ramatirtha Waterfall
 Every year on Makar Sankranti (Mid of January), Local peoples celebrate Tusu festival. Tusu is a type of tribal and local song, on which the people used to dance in a group.

Ramatirtha Waterfall
 Ramatirtha is located nearby Jashipur town of Mayurbhanj district of Odisha. Ramatirtha is located beneath the feet of Similipal National Park.

Rama Temple
 It is the only Crocodile breeding Center of Mayurbhanj district which attracts lots of tourist to visit. Mayurbhanj district is fully sheltered with vast natural resources and exquisites, that attracts lacs of tourist every year. 

Ramatirtha Waterfall
 The crocodiles kept at Ramatirtha of Mayurbhanj are Mugger Crocodiles' (Crocodylus palustris).