Jabalpur (formerly Jubbulpore) is a tier 2 city in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. Jabalpur word combines Arabic word Jabal(meaning- rock) and Sanskrit word- Pur(meaning- city). Though some people propagate that it was anciently named as Jabalipuram after Saint Jabali, there are no historical, mythological or folklore evidence in support of this. It is one of the most famous cities of Madhya Pradesh. According to the 2011 census, it is the third-largest urban agglomeration in Madhya Pradesh, and the country's 30th-largest urban agglomeration.