The state of Chhattisgarh is carved out of Madhya Pradesh on 1 November 2000 due to demand of the people. Raipur is the capital of Chhattisgarh and the hub for trade and commerce for a variety of local agricultural and forest products. There are many waterfalls, hot springs, caves, temples, dams and national parks, tiger reserves and wildlife sanctuaries in Chhattisgarh. The important places of interest are Sabari Temple, Mahamaya Temple, Nar Narayan Temple, Bambleshwari Devi Temple, Sirpur, and Danteshwari Devi Temple ECT. Its major cities are Raipur, Rajnandgaon, Durg, Bilaspur, Bhilai, Raigarh, Jagdalpur and Korba. The State is filled with finely carved Temples, Ancient monuments, Caves, Buddhist sites, Wild animals, Rock paintings, Palaces, Waterfalls and Plateaus. The Three National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries are a real treat for nature lovers. India’s first man made jungle safari is also situated hear. Chhattisgarh is one of the cleanest states in India. And the great poet and saint Kabirdas Ji is born in this State.