Amarkantak a great pilgrim center for Hindus. It is in the Anuppur district. Amarkantak is situated at an attitudes 1065 metre in the Vindhyas. The rivers Narmada and Sone take their rise from here, Amarkantak has an absorbing scenic beauty. About a 12 ancient temples, including that of Nurmada of 10th - 11th centuty built by Kalachuri rulers are still preserved here.