It rises on the summit of Amarkantak hill in Rewa state, and for the first 200 m.
By the state of Rewa Kantha.
In shape it is an irregular oblong, and it is very difficult to define its boundaries, as at one extremity it wanders into Oudh, while on the south the villages of the state of Rewa and those of this district are hopelessly intermingled.
The Bagelkhand agency is under the political superintendence of the governor-general's agent for central India, and under the direct jurisdiction of a political agent who is also superintendent of the Rewa state, residing ordinarily at Sutna or Rewa.
The agency consists of Rewa state and eleven minor states and estates, of which the more important are Maihar, Nagode and Sohawal.
By Chota Nagpur, Rewa, the Bundelkhand states, and the Central Provinces; and on the W.
The is large states are Gwalior, Indore, Rewa, Bhopal, Dhar, Barwani, Datia, Orchha, Charkhari, Chhattarpur, Panna, Dewas (senior branch), Dewas (junior branch), Jaora and Ratlam.