Mahasamund is a very beautiful and picturesque city and is a municipality in the Mahasamund District in Chhattisgarh. The historical city is also the administrative headquarters of Mahasamund District. Known for the different types of tribes living there, the district has a tribal population of 28.9%. Halba, Dhanwar, Kamar, Kharai, Bahalia, Saur, Pardhi, Munda, Binjhwar, Saharia, Sanwara, Kharwar, Bhujia, Sonar and Kanwar are the different tribes living in the district. There are also a number of Tourist Attractions in Mahasamund.
Mahasamund is also quite well known for its Granite rocks and Limestone rocks. Due to the abundance of Granite rocks and Limestone rocks there is a massive scope for intense mining activity. Mahasamund is well connected to the other cities in India by road and rail. The nearest airport to Mahasamund is Raipur. The beautiful city of Mahasamund is quite a crowd puller. Every year thousands of tourists from every corner of the world and from all over India come and visit the picturesque city of Mahasamund. The Tourist Attractions in Mahasamund include Swastik Vihar, Laxman Temple, Anand Prabhu Kudi Vihar and Gandheswar Temple.