Correct Answer - Option 3 : Dewas
The correct answer is Dewas.
Dewas city in Madhya Pradesh is associated with the renowned singer Kumar Gandharva.
Kumar Gandharva was a Hindustani classical singer, well known for his unique vocal style.
'Kumar Gandharva Samaroh' is organized at Dewas city of Madhya Pradesh.
Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga temple is located in the ancient city of Ujjain in the state of Madhya Pradesh.
Ujjain is situated on the side of the holy river Shipra.
- The district gets its name from the district headquarters town, Dewas which is said to have been derived on the basis of two traditions.
- One is that Dewas lies on the foot of a conical hill, known as Chamunda hill about 300 ft. above the ground level on top of which the shrine of Chamunda is located.
The image of the Goddess is cut in the rocky wall of a cave. It is, therefore, known as Devi Vashini or the Goddess’s residence. From this, the name Dewas (dev-vas) seems to have been derived. The other view of the probable origin is from the name of the founder of the village Dewasa Bania.
- The district is now divided into 9 tehsils, Sonkatch, Dewas, Bagli, Kannod, Tonk-Khurd, Khategaon, Satwas, Hatpipliya, and Udainagar.