Ramtek is a City and municipal council in Nagpur district of the Maharashtra, India.
Ramtek has got the Historic temple of Lord Rama. It is believed that Ramtek was the place where Rama, the Hindu god, rested while he was in exile. Legend has it that the ashram of great Hindu sage Agastya was situated close to Ramtek. While the sages performed religious rites, the demons used to disrupt their activities and slayed a great number of holy men. Lord Rama was distressed to hear about this and took a vow to relieve the world from the demons. ‘Tek’ means vow in a local language, hence the word Ramtek comes from ‘Vow of Ram’. Thus it is believed locally that whoever takes a vow at Ramtek is blessed by the gods for its fulfillment. The ‘padukas’ of Lord Ram is believed to have been worshipped here for centuries.
Ramtek has a tropical climate. The summers here have a good deal of rainfall, while the winters have very little. This climate is considered to be Aw according to the Köppen-Geiger climate classification. The temperature here averages 26.7 °C. Precipitation here averages 1124 mm.