Mahavir Swami Sanctuary, is one of the many wildlife sanctuaries
in Uttar Pradesh. It is 125 km from Jhansi. The sanctuary is spreads over an area
of 5.4 km2. Jhansi provides for a wonderful gateway to the Bundelkhand region and
has been rendered famous by the legendary Rani Laxmi Bai.
In addition to a variety of birds, the residents include leopard, nilgai, wild boar,
sambhar, black buck, blue bull, bear, jackals, langur and monkeys. The best time
to visit here is from November to April. There is a forest rest house to provide
Mahaveer Swami Wild Life Sanctuary is located in Devgar 33 km. away from District
Lalitpur Head Quater Devgar & divisional Head Quater at MIrzapur. The total geographical
is 13.79 h. it is well connected by road & Rail, nearest railway satiation is Lalitpur
on Jhansi train rout. We can accesses by road from Delhi & Jhansi. Dictations from
Delhi is 504 km. & From Lucknow 329 km. nearest Airport is Khajuraho. In the Sanctuary
Area we can See Magar, Ghariyal, Totrise, Pithon Snack but is famous for vulture,
Chinkara, woulf, wild cat, Hyna, wild dog, chinkara etc. In flora Saijan, Goonj,
Stick, etc. or found there.
2- Representative photograph of area
3- Road Map of the Area
4- Area (Geographical)
Longitude— E 78° 14' to E 78° 17''
Latitude— N 24° 29'' to N 24°32'
5- Best time to Visit
Visiting season starts from 15 November to 30 March.
Mahaveer Swami Wild Life Sanctuary spread near the Vindyan Range. Summer- Temp varies
from 270c to 450c . Winter- Temp varies from 60c to 260 c. Rains are frequent during
Different species in reptile like Magar, Ghariyal, Totrise, Pithon Snack but is
famous for vulture, Chinkara, woulf, wild cat, Hyna, wild dog, chinkara etc.
This is very dense and good forest of Saijan, Goonj, Stick, etc.
10- How to get there
Mahaveer Wild life Sanctuary can be accessed by road & Rail Nearest railway Station
is Lalitpur 33 km. It is well connected from Jhansi, Delhi by road.From Delhi it
is 504 km. & from Lucknow 392 km. Nearest Airport is Khajuraho Distance is 200 km.
11- Important Natural Attractions
Naharghati & Sidhghati etc
Forest, Wildlife, Monuments, Vultures
12. Cultural Aspect
Jain mandir, Dashwtar Mandir, about 15km. Ranchordham Mandir, Muchkund Gupha.
13- Contact Numbers
Name of Institution
D.F.O. Kaimoor Wild Life Division
Ghurahoopatti, Jogiyabari Road, Mirzapur, U.P.
Wild Life warden
Ranipur WL Sanctuary Karvi, Chitrakoot
Booking for Dudhwa National Park, Motipur, Kakraha and Katerniaghat are open. Visit
to forest area is permitted now.