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For the river discharge, 8 arched portal spans of 6.90 m clear width and 8.30 m height at the crown are provided.
The river discharge is negotiated through closed barrels whose roof slab acts as the bed of the canal over it.
The stratum at the river crossing consists of 8 to 10 m thick sandy overburden followed by soft, weathered rock or boulders overlying good hard rock which is dipping towards the left bank and is available at about 12 to 18 m.
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 Central Pollution Control Board   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
River Yamuna is the largest tributary of River Ganga, which is considered sacred as per Hindon mythology among all the rivers.
The main stream of the river Yamuna originated from the Yamunotri glacier near Bandar Punch in the Mussorie range of lower Himalayas in the district of Uttar Kashi in Uttar Pradesh.
River Sindh is major tributary of river Chambal which originates from Vidisha (M.P.) and joins River Chambal at downstream of Datia in U.P. very close to the confluence of Chambal river and river Yamuna.
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 Banas River --  Encyclopædia Britannica
The Banas is a seasonal river that is often dry in the hot months, but it is still a source of irrigation.
The Banas is a seasonal river that is often dry in the hot months, but it is still a source of...
Rivers are also a principal natural force in shaping land surfaces.
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 Catchment Area
The rivers of Rajasthan, except for the Chambal, are ephemeral and flow only during the rainy season.
While all the rivers flowing in the eastern side of the Aravalli ranges fall in the first group, river flowing in the southern and the western part of the state belong to the second group.
The river Banas originating from the Khamnor hills of the Aavalli ranges (about 5 km from Kumbhalgarh) is one of the major rivers of state which, in its entire course, flows through Rajasthan.
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Gambhiri river is a small tributary of the Berach/Banas river of the Chambal basin in Rajasthan, India.
River basins in mountainous regions are characterized by strong variations in topography, vegetation, soils, climatic conditions and snow cover conditions, and all are strongly related to altitude.
JOURNAL OF This paper describes the application of a river basin scale hydrologic model (described in Part I) to Richland and Chambers Creeks watershed (RC watershed) in upper Trinity River basin in Texas, The inputs to the model were accumulated from hydrographic and geographic databases and maps using a raster-based GIS.
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 Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Ltd.
The length of the canal Syphon across the river is 700 m.
The Narmada water flow of 387.415 cubic meter per second will be carried across the river Banas through the canal Syphon structure of 2 monoliths having 4 barrels (box-structure) each of 5.50 m.
Some of the structures constructed on the NMC are aqueduct, which take Narmada water over the river and some are Syphons where the canal goes under the riverbed.
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 Hydrogeologic studies of the banas river basin, rajasthan, India/, Morteza Fallahpour tezangy; Supervised by: V.N. ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Hydrogeologic studies of the banas river basin, rajasthan, India/, Morteza Fallahpour tezangy; Supervised by: V.N. Bajpai.
In chapter 2, the hydrogeomorphic calssification of the terrain in the Banas basin has been presented giving details of the lithologic and morphologic units identified on landsat images.
An integrated view of the hydrogeologic setup in the Banas basin as arrived at on the basis of all these investigations has been summarized in chapter 6.
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The only major river in the northwest is the Luni, which rises in the Pushkar Valley and flows southwest to the Rann of Kutch.
On the southern side of the range the Bandi, Dhund, and Mashi rivers rise between Kishangarh and Jaipur and join the Berach, flowing northeast from Eklingi to form the Banas River.
The Banas is the main tributary of the Chambal River.
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 Banas River --  Encyclopædia Britannica
The region is drained by the western Banas River and tributaries of the Luni and Sukri rivers.
The second longest river in South America after the Amazon, the Paraná River joins with the Paraguay and Uruguay Rivers before emptying into the Río de la Plata estuary on its way to the Atlantic Ocean.
The principal tributary of the Paraná River, the Paraguay is the fifth largest river in South America.
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 BBC News | SOUTH ASIA | Flood sweeps away Indian bus
The bus was travelling from Vyavhari to the town of Sidhi in the north of the state.
Officers said the driver had been trying to steer the bus across a submerged bridge when the vehicle was pushed into the swollen Banas river, about 100km (60 miles) from the town of Shahdol.
Rivers have become polluted and drinking water supplies contaminated by sewage, sparking outbreaks of dysentery and gastroenteritis.
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 Central Pollution Control Board   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Subsequently, 10 river stretches not meeting the desired criteria were identified during 1988-89.
The polluted river stretches were intensively surveyed by Central Pollution Control Boards (CPCB) and State Pollution Control Boards (SPCBs) to identify the sources of pollution such as Urban Centres and Industrial Units.
With the expansion of monitoring network and coverage of more number of rivers for regular monitoring, the numbers of polluted water bodies identified during 2002 are 86 (71 rivers and 15 lakes/ponds/creeks) which are not meeting the desired criteria.
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 The Tribune, Chandigarh, India - Opinions
In the case of the Brahamputra river, the ratio is 250.
Therefore, this state requires 6 MAF of water from the Godavari-Krishna rivers through a 800-km-link canal of 20,000 cusecs capacity at the head regulator along 150-m contour through Andhra Pradesh (and crossing the river Pennar).
In case of southern Haryana, the intensity of irrigation will increase once the waters of the river Yamuna are harvested to the extent of 4 MAF in Uttaranchal by constructing Keshao and other dams.
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 Sarasvati River: Key dates and Indian Linguistic Area
The enormous amounts of detritus brought down by the Punjab rivers and the present affluents of the Ganges are more than sufficient to explain stream blockage and shifting without invoking tectonic forces, and capture of one stream by another is well-attested.
The control of the water-table level by means of pumping from wells or by drains is also essential to the success of the surface-water irrigation, for in many areas the salt-carrying groundwater has risen perilously close to the surface (pp.
All these rivers may have been so-named reminscing the days of the civilization days of the Ghaggar-Hakra-Nara wadi's which constituted the Sarasvati River joining the Arabian Sea near Lothal.
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 Rajmahal palace hotel and resort, heritage hotel & Palaces, resorts, havelis in Jaipur rajasthan india, discount ...
Situated on the banks of river Banas, Rajmahal Palace casts a spell of its scenic beauty and grandeur.
Located on the banks of the perennial Banas river with the Aravalli hills all around, Rajmahal is a fairy tale destination.
You can sunbathe and enjoy cocktails on the river side beach front, go for a trek in the Aravalli hills, take Boat rides on the Banas river with the local musicians, visit local places of interest or just sit back and enjoy Rajasthani music on the terrace.
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Pali Ghat 37km from Sawai Madhopur Situated on the banks of the river Chambal, on the border of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh states this is officially a crocodile sanctuary and is particularly beautiful during full moon nights.
It is spread over a highly undulating topography varying from gentle to steep slopes; from flat topped hills of the Vindhyas to the conical hillocks and sharp ridges of the Aravalis, from wide and flat valleys to narrow rocky gorges.
Rameshwaram Ghat 50km from Sawai Madhopur lies at the confluence of the Chambal and Banas rivers and is home for large number of migratory birds, crocodiles, alligators, the endangered river dolphins and many other animal species.
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 Indiainfo.com -> News -> India -> 36 bodies recovered from river disaster   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Bhopal: At least 36 people drowned in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh when a swollen river swept away a bus, a police official said on Saturday.
The accident occurred on Friday when the bus tried to cross a submerged bridge over Banas River, about 100 km (60 miles) from Shahdol town, which is 370 km east of the state capital Bhopal.
Heavy rains hindered rescue operations over night, the official said, but he added the water had now started to recede and a helicopter was assisting in the rescue.
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 Seeking relatives from East Prussia
I am trying to find relatives in the area of East Prussia, my g-grandfather (Hireronymus Franz Banas) dissapperet around 1920, leaving my grandfather and his 2 sisters, Wolfgang, Ursula and Felicita Banas.
My grandfather and his family are now living in Germany and I myself am living in Denmark, and as far as I know, my closest family are the only Banas people in Denmark.
I know that there are different landmarks around the world named Banas, a river in north India, a peninsula in Egypt.
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 wildlife of maharashtra
In your capacity as Chairman of the IBWL it is imperative that you ask for a White Paper to be prepared on the true State of India's Environment, particularly its impending loss of wildlife species and habitats.
The Bhadra river which flows through the Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary is being so badly polluted as a consequence that its waters may not be available to downstream for their everyday use.
The construction of 45 metre high embankments along the Rushikulya River in the Soroda Forest range is bound to have an adverse effect on the nesting site of Olive Ridley turtles near the river mouth.
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 The Town of Nathadwara   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The small town of Nathadwara lies in Rajasthan's Aravalli hills, on the banks of the Banas River.
The river often dries to a mere trickle in the summer, but during the rainy monsoon season the countryside grows green and lush, and the Banas fills with water.
Although Nathadwara may look like other Rajasthani towns, it is set apart by its importance as a great pilgrimage centre and as the home of a large community of traditional artists.
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 Guidelines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Introduction: The Chainpura Irrigation Project is proposed on local nallah which originates from local ridge /valley of Banas basin and finally joins the Banas river.
The water of Banas basin is not fully utilised.
The inflow stored in the proposed dam will be utilised for irrigation of culturable land of the village Chain Pura After construction of proposed Irrigation Project the area will get developed.
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A magnificent marble temple near Udaipur, close to River Banas, is dedicated to Sri Nathji and is called Nathdwara.
This Vaishnava temple periodically renews its images associated with the worship of Krishna.
Krishna stands against a flowering tree, behind which flows the river bathed in moon beams.
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CES and ECI Page 3- 1 alluvium consisting of river flood deposits and valley fill deposits occur along the course of ephemeral channels of the River Lundi and Mendha and their tributaries.
The Chambal is the only large perennial river in the State and has been dammed and diverted at several points for use as cooling water at electrical.) 4generating stations and in irrigation canal systems.
All other perennial river and surface drainage systems to the east of the Aravalli Hills are located beyond the area of potential impact.
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far away from Baikunthpur,this fall is situated on the Banas river near the Bhavarkhoh village.Hight of this water fall is about 100-120 fts.and width is about 20-25 fts.Forests,rocks add extra beauty to the spot
Bhavarkhoh village and finally 2 Kms walking distance this water fall is appear on the Banas river.
Height of this water fall is nearly 50-60 feets and width about 10 fts.
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Devotees bathed in the holy river and offered "pinds" or rice balls each representing a dead relative to priests.
The ritual literally means that departed souls are relieved of all sins and given to divine care, priests being the representatives of God on earth.
The Bisalpur project comprises two phases involving transmission of water from the dam to a pumping station situated about 25 km from Jaipur and its distribution to the city.
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 Seven Years in Solitude   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Pujya Shri used to stay closed inside a secluded small room throughout the day and go to Banas river in the mornings and evenings.
One day while coming back from the Banas river, Pujya Shri saw a dead cow surrounded by sveral villagers in front of the Disa Ashram.
Pujya Shri not only assured him that he would get his job back but also made him cross the river by carrying him on the shoulders.
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 Reservoir fisheries of India
Southern part of this region is drained by the Luni river, while the northern part remains dry.
The Ramgarh reservoir is situated at a distance of 72 km to the north of Jaipur at 27° 12'N and 75° 32' E at an elevation of 132.5 m above MSL.
Construction of the dam across the river Banganga, a tributary of the Yamuna, commenced in 1897 and the reservoir filled during 1903.
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Three kilometers from Haldi Ghati in the west of Khamnor village and South of the Banas river lies a sprawling area where the second half of the battle of Haldi Ghati was fought on the 18th June 1576.
Water: Banas, Ari, Gomati, Chndra and Bhoga are the rivers flowing through the district.
It is the time when entire region becomes green and beautiful, water flows freely in rivers and waterfalls.
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 Shuttle images of INDIA
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 Rajsamand: Shrinathji Temple Nathdwara   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Nathdwara Rajsamand is situated on N.H. 8, it is just 16 kilomeaters far from kankroli Rajsamand.
Nathdwara is located on the banks of Banas river.
In the temple, it is a unique image of Lord Krishna, which has been sculptured from a single piece of fl marble.
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 India Travel - Chhattisgarh tours & vacation guide - Chhattisgarh Hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
In this Gate frame Idols of River Ganga-Jamuna are found to see.
Situated on the bank of river Sheonath which had the singular good fortune of washing the holy feet of Shree Parshwanath, thousands of years ago, during his august visit to this area of Chhattisgarh; amidst the breath-taking natural beauty.
far away from Baikunthpur,this fall is situated on the Banas river near the Bhavarkhoh village.Hight of this water fall is about 100-120 fts.and width is about 20-25 fts.Forests, rocks add extra beauty to the spot.
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