The following information is provided by the organizers of Ram Katha at Ratnavali.

Katha Location:

Ratnavali (Mahewa ghat), District-Kaushambi,
Uttar Pradesh-212207 (U.P., India)

Katha Dates:

Saturday 06-April-2019 to Sunday 14-April-2019

Katha Timings:

Saturday, April 6th: 4:00 PM onwards
April 7th to 14th: 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Katha Language:

Hindi

TV Broadcast:

Live on Aastha

Transportation:

By Air: Pragyaraj Airport is the nearest to Mahewa Ghat situated at a distance of 72kms. It is well
connected to Delhi with daily flights. Mahewa Ghat is directly connected by motorable roads with
Pragyaraj. Taxis are available tentatively @ Rs.4000 to 5000 from Airport to Mahewa Ghat.

Airport Distance
Pragyaraj Airport 72 Km
Kanpur Airport 154Km
Lucknow Airport 185Km
Varanasi Airport 207 Km

By Train : The nearest railway stations to Mahewa Ghat are Chitrakoot (Karwi) and Pragyaraj.
Chitrakoot (Karwi) railway station is situated 40kms and Pragyaraj railway station is situated 80kms
from Mahewa Ghat. Chitrakoot (Karwi) and Pragyaraj are well connected by railway networks with
major destinations of India.

By Road : Mahewa Ghat is directly connected with motorable roads with major destinations of Uttar
Pradesh state. Buses to Mahewa Ghat are available from Chitrakoot, Pragyaraj, Manjanpur,
Kaushambi etc.

Following Travel Agent has been negotiated for supply of cars which may be booked directly by the
shrotas if required. Rates and other terms are given as below.
Tourist Services
Mr. Ramesh Bhai
Mob No. : +91-9005864639, +91-9839518977
It takes 1.5 to 2 Hours to reach by road from Pragyaraj to Mahewa Ghat.

Contact Information:

Mobile No.: +91-7339768887, +91-9468746401
E-mail : ramkatha@santkripa.in
Website : http://www.santkripa.in

Road Map:

About Ratnavali (Mahewa Ghat):

Mahewa Ghat is a village in Kaushambi district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is a Hindu pilgrim
town on the bank of river Yamuna. It is the village of Goswami Tuslidas Ji’s wife Ratnavali.

Geography:

Mahewa Ghat is located at 25.3974° N, 81.1617° E. It has an average elevation of 107 meters (351 ft)
from sea level.

Accommodation & Reservations:

Please visit our website at http://www.santkripa.in and register your details online for
accommodation.

Prabhu Prasad:

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner will be served to all Ram Katha Guests every day. All Shrotas / “Flowers”
are requested to have the Prasad.

VISA & Currency:

All practical purpose INR (Indian Rupees) is the most acceptable currency in Mahewa Ghat (Uttar
Pradesh), India for local markets, transportation, shops and restaurants, and everyone wants Cash
only.
It is advisable to all the devotees to travel with Prior Indian VISA. On-line VISA is available for certain
nationalities. Please check on the following link:
https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/

Climate:

Mahewa Ghat has an all year normal climate. The maximum temperature rises to about 40°C and the
minimum temperature falls to about 19°C in April.
It is advisable that all devotees should plan carefully to ensure their health & safety as per their health
concerns. Keep sufficient clothes etc. Keep proper & regular medicines, if any.

FAQs:

Q. 1 How to come at Mahewa Ghat ?
Ans : There are following routes to reach Mahewa Ghat by road:-
1. Via Chitrakoot – 40 Km Approx
2. Via Pragyaraj – 72 Km Approx
3. Via Kanpur – 154 Km Approx
4. Via Lucknow – 185 Km Approx
5. Via Varanasi – 207 Km Approx

Q. 2 What will be the local conveyance?
Ans : The whole area is covered in 1 km radius so you can reach by walking to Katha Sthal.

Q. 3 Whether registration is required for Prasad?
Ans: No registration required as Free Breakfast, lunch & dinner facility is available to all.

Q. 4 What facilities are available for accommodation?
Ans: Mahewa Ghat is a small village without any Hotel in radius of 40 kms. Tents are prepared for
accommodation. Pre-registration is compulsory for accommodation. Please register your details only
if your arrival is confirmed on our site http://www.santkripa.in.

Q. 5 Is registration is confirmation for accommodation?
Ans: Registration is not confirmation of accommodation. Accommodation will be provided on first
cum first serve basis after your arrival at accommodation office near Katha Sthal.
For more details visit: http://www.santkripa.in