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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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  • Maybe that's because I visited here in February when you can see less water. Waterfalls are not dynamic as I expected. Garbage was everywhere in the surrounding area. I regretted that I took a long st...  more »
  • Visited with friendz ..enjoyed a lot...A great feeling of being connected to nature...Hope evryone would love it  more »
  • johna falls is not great, as you have to go down a long way down, going down 300 plus steps. not recomended for children below 10 years  more »