Renowned worldwide for Kosa (a fine quality silk), Raigarh is a beautiful heritage city located in the state of Chhattisgarh. It is the administrative headquarters of Raigarh district and is widely known as the cultural capital of the state.
The city is a perfect tourist destination to visit and has various popular sightseeing spots like Ram Jharna, Shri Shyam Mandir and Gomarda Wildlife Sanctuary. Raigarh travel guide is incomplete without a mention of its rich heritage and culture. The city is very popular for its popular dance forms like Kathak and the annual classical music concert named as Chakradhar Samaroh. It is very profoundly known for its state of art sponge iron plants.
Raigarh was a princely state before Indian Independence. The king and his sons of those times still used to live here till recently.