Wani(Shir Ranganath Swami Temple)
Welcome to Yavatmal,
Yavatmal is a district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. The name derives from Yavat, meaning mountain and mal, meaning row. Yavatmal is one of the major producer of cotton in the state. About half of the gross cropped area in the district is under cotton cultivation.
Some of the important tourist destinations in Yavatmal are Kalamb, Wani, Yavatmal, Waghapur, Digras, Darwha, Ghatanji and Kaleshwar. It is famous for various fairs. Some of them are Ghanti Baba, Shri Ranganath Swami, Shir Chintamani, mahraj, Datta jayanti, Mahashivaratri, Tapona Pusad and Mahagaon.
Ginning Factories, Oil and Pulse Mills and Saw Mills are located in the city. Educational facilities such as Ayurvedic College, polytechnic institution, and Physical Training College are located in the city.
This is the taluka headquarters. This place is located on the banks of the river Arunavati. A big fair (Ursa-Sharif) is held here.
This is the taluka headquarters. It has Ginning and Pressing Mills. Ghanti Baba fair which is quite famous is held here every year.
Located on the banks of the river Waghadi, it is the taluka headquarters. A fair the memory of Moroli Maharaj is held here.
It is an ancient village situated on Nagpur Yavatmal road. There is a typical underground temple dedicated to Chintamani. There is a famous water tank as 'Ganesh Kunda'. The village is situated on the bank of river Chakravati. The fair of Shir Chintamani is held in the month of Magh Shudha from Chaturthi to Saptani.
It is the taluka lies in yavatmal. It has a hot spring containing sculpture. A fair is held here.
This is the taluka headquarters and lies on the Yavatmal- Amravati road. A big Cattle Market is held here.
Wani is tahsil headquarter situated on the bank of Nirguda river. The famous temple of Shir Ranganath Swami is in this town. Thousands of pilgrams visit the temple from Falguna vadi to Chitra Sud. Shri Ranganath Swami fair is organised here during this period. Wani is an important center of trade in cattle and bullocks. There are Coal Mines near Wani.
Datta Mandir located Niranjan Mahur Dhanki and Jambhora, old temple of Narsinha at Anji (Ghatanji), Shir Kehetra Kalamb, Khateshwar Maharaj temple at Jodmoha are important places in the district Hot water springs at Kapeshwar at the bank of Painganga River are the points of attraction for the tourists.
- Waghapur : Famous for Handmade paper.
- Some Towns : Darwha, Pophali, Pusad, Umarkhed, Rajur, Patanbori, Umari, Ralegaon, Babhulgaon etc.
- Temples : Jagat Mandir, Datta Mandir and Khateswar Maharaj Mandir etc.
- Khojochi Mosque, Hot Water Spring at Kapeswar etc.