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Jonha Falls, Ranchi

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The Jonha Falls is a waterfall located in Ranchi district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.The fallsSituated at an edge of the Ranchi plateau, the Jonha Falls is an example of a hanging valley falls. The Gunga River hangs over its master stream, Raru River and forms the falls. One has to descend 722 steps to admire the surroundings. Water in the falls drops from a height of.The Johna Falls is an example of a nick point caused by rejuvenation. Knick point, also called a nick point or simply nick, represents breaks in slopes in the longitudinal profile of a river caused by rejuvenation. The break in channel gradient allows water to fall vertically giving rise to a waterfall.CultureThere is a tourist rest house which encloses a Buddhist shrine with a deity of Lord Gautam Budha. A temple and an ashram dedicated to Buddha was built atop Gautam Pahar by the sons of Raja Baldevdas Birla. A fair is organized in Jonha every Tuesday and Saturday.TransportThe Jonha Falls is from Ranchi. It is approachable by both road and train. Jonha Station is just 1.5 km from the fall. For travel by road, one has to take the Ranchi-Purulia Road and after travelling for about one has to travel about off the main road.
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  • Jonha Falls is a waterfall on the rarhu river. It is located about 50 kilometres away from Ranchi. It is 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) inside from the Ranchi - Purulia highway. These falls are also named Gaut...  more »
  • These are small waterfalls preferred by the locals for a picnic spot. The huge holiday crowds, children, youngsters frolicking around, drunk revelers, are in numbers large enough to mar your fun. Stay...  more »
  • I loved this place Great and refreshment with Johna Falls it is One of the most beautiful falls of Jharkhand. It is 43m high and 2steps down to the ultimate falls. It is also known as Goutamghara fall...  more »