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The temple Ramachandi is situated in kosala village. Kosala is a Village in Chhendipada Tehsil in Anugul District of Odisha State, India. This village is located at a distance of 28 Kms towards North from District head quarters Angul. 16 KM from Chandipada. 146 KM from State capital Bhubaneswar on Angul- Bagedia road. The village is known as scared place for Goddess Ramchandi. People believed that by worshipping Goddess Ramchandi the sterile women will obtain children. A Yatra is held here on the second day of Krushna Pakshya Bhadra. This Yatra is known as Ramchandi Yatra or Kaduali Yatra.Thousands of people join the yatra to enjoy it.One can reach Angul by bus or train. There is no railway station near to Kosala in less than 10 km. There is regular bus service available to Kosala from Angul.

Sri Saila khetra(ଶ୍ରୀ ଶୈଳ କ୍ଷେତ୍ର)

Angul has earned famousness as a Sakta Centre since 8th Century A. D. with the rise of the Sulkies on its soil. Bhoomi Puja for the construction of this temple held on 15th Feb, 1994. The foundation stone was laid on 21st Feb,1996. Ratnamandira was completed on 14th July,97. Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra were installed on Ratnasinghasan on 22nd Feb, 2002. The first Car special celebration (with fun events) was watched/followed on 12th July,02. The main temple has a spread of 7500 sq. ft. & 111 ft. tall. A beautiful temple complex has been built on Sunasagada Hill top at Angul. The main temple has Mukhasala, Jagamohan, Natyamandir and a Garvagriha . Lord Balabhadra, Lord Jagannath and Devi Subhadra are worshiped in the main temple .Godess Laxmi , Bimala, Sarawati are worshiped in this complex . Car festival and other festivals associated with Lord Jagannath are the major festivals celebrated. Thousands of tourists attracted here . The Temple is managed by a Society headed by Collector, Angul as ex-officio President.

Deulajhari Hot Spring( The hot water spring )(ଦେଉଳଝରି)

Deulajhari of Athamallik Block is a collection of more than twenty hot springs. It was said, earlier there were eighty four hot springs; however now only twenty-four springs are identified; the rest are covered with jasmine forest.Among these twenty-four springs, there are five most featured hot springs, which attracts tourists to visit every year in winter; those are Agnikunda, Amrutakunda, Himakunda, Labakushakunda and Taptakunda. The usual and regular temperatures of these are from 40 - 60 Degree Celsius.Apart from these Deulajhari is a famous scared place of Shiva temples and Mathas and hot spring.Most Important and like nothing else in the world thing of this hot spring is two ponds are attached with water flowing to each other and one pond is having hot water where as another is cold.The waters of the Deulajhari hot spring is believed to contain medical properties that can heal some sicknesses and therefore travelers and travelers to holy places come here for helping to fight disease and religious purposes.was believed that the patients with neurological and mental problem can cured after bathing in the hot springs of Deulajhari; as the underneath layer of earth consists of sulfur and hence. However, it is not medical or scientifically proved or researched. Deulajhari is only 34 min. travel by bus on SH-62; which is 36.5 km distance from Boinda Railway Station. 90-km from Angul, regular bus services are available from Angul, Dhenkanal, Talcher, Cuttack and Bhubaneswar to Athamallik and the rest 3-km is negotiable on foot or jeep.

MAA Budhi Thakurani (ମା ବୁଢୀ ଠାକୁରାଣୀ)

Angul has earned famousness as a Sakta Centre since 8th Century A. D. with the rise of the Sulkies on its soil. The temple of 'Budhi Thakurani' is located on one side of Sunasagad hill, which is the heart of the Angul town. The temple attracts a lot of crowd who flock in from different places for a “darshan” of the Goddess. The Bigraha of the Goddess is made in Black Granite stone and looks like a pillar. Goddess Budhithakurani is worshiped in the form of a stone symbol/picture covered with vermellion . As per hear say, once upon a time this Angul was ruled by one Kandha named Sunas and he used this hill as Gada and in the same way/in that way the hill is called as Sunasagada. The Kandha ruler placed this Budhi Thakurani and worshipped as his Esta Devi and eventually this place was full of deeply forest. Now this Budhi Thakurani is famous in the town as well as in the district. Daily thousands of people visited the place and Budhi Thakurani is placed in every person's heart of this district as Easta Devi/ Grama Devi.

Hingula (ହିଙ୍ଗୁଳା)

The holy place (peetha) of the Goddess Hingula is situated on the bank of the river Simhada in the West of Talcher. Goddess Hingula is believed to be the agni ( fire) in the kitchen of Lord Jagannath at Puri. The presiding deity god of Talcher in village Gopal Prasad who carries/holds the form of fire is named Goddess Hingula. It is believed that one can complete his desired object if he/she worships or helps settle an argument on Goddess Hingula. It is also believe that cooking foods become delicious through the blessings of the Goddess. It is described in the Mahabharat that Goddess Hingula was worshiped by King Nala of Surya Vanshi. It is by her grace that king Nala was able to prepare Gouri-Sauri Paka . This way the name of Goddess Hingula is related to cooking with perfection.

The successors of king Nala of Vidarbha also worshiped the Goddess Hingula. Goddess Hingula has no other form except fire and she is linked with the Agni Kona. It is , therefore, no wonder that Odisha is located in the south east direction of India, Puri is located in the south east direction of Odisha; Gopal Prasad Gada is situtated in the south east direction of Talcher and the Hingula Peeth is situted in the south east direction of Gopla Prasad. Even the Temple of Hingula is in the south east direction of the house of her priest. In almost the same way the kitchen of Srimandir lies towards the south east of Shree Kshetra and Goddess Hingula is worshiped in the south east direction of the kitchen. Hingula Yatra is watched/followed here for nine days during the month of Chaitra. A lok mohotsav is organized here for a week long period on the occasion of the yatra when tens of thousands of people visit the place.

Bhimkand(ଭୀମ କାଣ୍ଡ)

Bhimakand is a small village about 30-km north of Talcher town and 50-km from Angul on the Right Bank of the river Brahmani which is about 5km from N H 23. One can see the sleeping posture/Anana sayana of Lord Vishnu on the river bed of Brahmani. The image is about 42’ (126.5 CM) long & 8’ wide. The image is the second largest image in India in size, the Gomogteswar in Karnataka being the largest. One can reach Angul either by bus or train. Bhimkhand Tourist place is 20 Km away from Angul, went to/attended regular bus services is available to this place from Angul and also from major town of Odisha.


The Tikarpada Wildlife Sanctuary located in the village of Tikarpada, Angul district. It is 60 kilometers from the district headquarters and 200 kilometers from Bhubaneswar. The Gharial Sanctuary located in Tikarpada is the breeding place for Gharials that are later released into the Mahanadi River. A research and conservation unit was established at Tikarpada(close to the gorge during 1995 for rearing of gharials. So far 38 species of mammals, 128 species of birds, 27 species of reptiles, 4 species of amphibians and 183 species of fish have been recorded in the sanctuary. You can also check out the crocodiles, freshwater turtles and snakes at Tikarpada Sanctuary.


Khuludi is a small Village/hamlet in pallahar sub-division in Anugul District of Odisha. Khuludi, a shining and twinkling like jewelry waterfall in the Malayagiri range of pallahar sub-division in Anugul district welcomes the visitors. There is a Shiv temple at the foot hill. There is also Vishnu and Durga Temple attached with the Shiva Temple. The fall making an amazing jump from the hilltop pays respectful and honor-filled message to Lord Shiva on the foothill. The waterfall is not very big, but it is surrounded with trees and This Places is a very calm and beautifull. The Height of waterfall is 15ft. One can reach Angul either by bus or train. Khuludi is 120 Kms away from Angul. There is regular bus service available to Khuludi from Angul. It is an ideal site for group picnic and relaxation.

Nrushinghanath (ନୃଶିଙ୍ଘନାଥ)

The Temple of Lord Nrusinghanath issituated at Durgapali,Nrusinghanath,in PaikmalBlock,underPadampur Sub-division , in the district of Bargarh,Western Orissa,India. Sri Nrusinghanath, the great temple is situated at the foot hills of Gandhamardhan Hill in Bargarh. The waterfall at Nrusinghanath, a chain of four different falls in fact, is not only amazing but also surprisingly beautiful. This temple was built by Sri Baijal Dev Bikari, the king of Patna garh during fourteenth century on 1313 A.D. It is only 45 feet in height,divided into two parts: the first being the seat of the Lord Nrusinghnath, the second alloted to Jagamohan. Mythological references of the hills are found in the Ramayan where the hills that are said to have possessed some magical herbs is carried to Skinnya by Lord Hanuman to have the hurt Lord Ram & Laxman treated. It's 400km away from the capital city,Bhubaneswar and 110 km from Baragarh.

Asta Sambhu Temple(ଅଷ୍ଟ ଶମ୍ଭୁ )

Asta-Sambhu is located in the district of Bargarh a large of Siva Temple were built during the Chauhan rule of undivided Sambalpur. The most important among them were those of the Asta-Sambhu or 8 Shiva Temples. Though all the 8 temples are small in height, but there is great artistic beauty and each of these present excellent picturesque background. The List of the 8 Shiva Temples are –

Bimaleswar Temple at Huma (Sambalpur),Kedarnath Temple at Ambabhona (Bargarh),Baidyanath Temple at Deogaon (Bargarh),Balunkeswar Temple at Gaisama (Bargarh),Mandhata Baba Temple at Maneswar (Sambalpur),Swapneswar Temple at Sorna (Bargarh),Visweswar Temple at Soranda (Bargarh),Nilakantheswar Temple at Nilji (Bargarh),By taking bus from bragarh town tourister can reach asta sambhu temple.

Gandhamardan(ଗନ୍ଧ ମାର୍ଦ୍ଧନ)

In the Tretaya Yug (the Silver Age), Jambavan (the unerring counselor of Ram) had suggested Vir Hanuman to bring Bisalyakarani ere dawn, so that Laxman would rise back to life. It was in the middle of the war between Lord Ram and Ravan. Hanuman failed to identify the particular herb and carried on his shoulders a huge Himalayan mass. While flying above and proceeding toward Lanka (the kingdom of Ravan), a portion dropped down. Gandhamardan is synonymous to that portion only.

Maa Bhadrakali Temple(ମା ଭଦ୍ରକାଳୀ)

The famous temple of Goddess Bhadrakali is located in the outer areas of the revenue village Aharapada which is at a distance of 8 kms away from Bhadrak town in the south- west direction. One has to go via Santhia and Utarabahini in the south-west direction of Kacheri Chhaka of Bhadrak town to reach the shrine. The statue of the Goddess is made up of black granite and is seated in lotus attitude on a lion. The temple remains open for visitors and fans everyday from 6.30 am to 1pm and again from 3pm to 9.30 pm. According to old stories people at first Bhadrakali was worshiped inside a cave in the Meghasana hill of Mayurbhanj district by a smart named Tapasa Rushi. After the death of the smart, one of his pupil namely Bhadranatha brought the goddess to Bhunyamahalla of Bhadrak. To protect the god from Kalapahad,she was again transfered to present place by the Dikshits.Mostly during Vijaya Dashami and Deepavali crowds gather for looking blessings of kind mother. The last Independent King of Odisha Gajapati Mukunda Dev established the statu of Lorg Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra at Bhadrakali pitha. There are some popular stories within a certain culture and historical opinions related to the goddess, "Maa Bhadrakali" and the "Pitha".

Baba Akhandalamani(ବାବା ଆଖଣ୍ଡଳମଣୀ)

Aradi village, around 37km away from Bhadrak, Orissa, is the home to Lord Shiva's Akhandalamani Temple. It lies on the bank of Baitarani River and a boat ride on the river links the temple to Chandabali. The temple is about 150 ft high and all the stones used for its construction was brought from the historic hill of Lalitgiri near Chandikhol. As the history runs, king Niladri Samara Singha Mohapatra started worshipping the God Akhandalamani some 350 years ago, when the black glazed very hard rock stone was found underground and the king dreamed of the god. On the month of Sravana, people from nationwide assemble here to pour the holy water on the Siva Linga and to offer their worship to Lord Shiva. This place is also linked with Chanbali by boat through the river Baitarani. From Chandbali ferry ghat to Aradi it will take hardly 2 hrs by boat.

Goddess Dhamrai(ମା ଧାମରାଇ)

The Goddess Dhamarai temple is located at a small littoral town-ship which is about 60 kms. from the district headquarter.The temple dhamarai is one of the highest and gracefull temple of Bhadrak. There are a no. of myth and old atories about the goddess and the temple. According to one of the historical old stories one merchant namely Dhaneswar who often traded with the Singhalies (Srilanka) had brought a god namely "Pashana Mangala" from Srilanka and had established the same at Dhamara on his way back home. The said god later on came to be known as MAA DHAMARAI. A single track broad gauge line has been built by DPCL from Bhadrak to Dhamra.

Sri Biranchinarayan Temple(ଶ୍ରୀ ବିରଞ୍ଚିନାରାୟନ)

In Orissa, besides the world famous Sun Temple at Konark we find two more Sun Temples, one at Buguda in Ganjam and another at Palia in Bhadrak District. The Sun Temple at Palia is popularly known as Biranchi Narayan Temple. Sri Biranchi Narayan temple is situated at Paliabindha village of Tihidi Block of Bhadrak which is 15 kilometres south of Bhadrak, on the way from Bhadrak to Chandabali. Biranchi Narayan is another name for Lord Surya, the Sun God of light and shine. The existing temple is dedicated to god Biranchinarayan who is enshrined as a crudely four-faced image of Sun. A square sized stone slightly tapering towards the top contains four carved images of Sun god in relief on the four sides of a slab.The figures hold two lotuses in two hands as usual. The images are sculpted as standing on chariots drawn by seven horses. The famous festival in this temple are Makara Mela in the month of Magha, Munduri Yatra in Aghira Purnima and Shivarathri,Maagha Saptami,Samba Dashami.

Raktatirtha Eram(ରକ୍ତତୀର୍ଥ)

Raktatirtha is 16 km as a deduction from Basudebpur of Bhadrak district.One fragment of this territory is in the Bay of Bengal and the distinct three sides are restrained by two rivers the Gameye and Kansabansa. Secured by these innate boundaries this dormitory is hand me down as a tower of strength by the desire fighters. Due to these intuitive boundaries it is not so inconsequential for the force and the administrative persons to make in to this place.On 28th September 1942. As relish Jaliyanawalawag opened burn to the a whale of a gathering at 6.30 pm, who were posting online the agitation at variance with the trivial rulers in a soft way.Since the employment was defined from three sides as a consequence no one like a one man band to merit escape as of the employment and within several minutes 28 persons gat what is coming to one dead on the recognize and 56 gain injured, another person inserted the injured merit dead behind on.Therefore Eram which is popularly experienced as Rakta Tirtha (The Pilgrim of Blood) trailing this distasteful incident was permanently designated as the Second Jaliyanawalawag of India.One can go by bus from bhadrak to eram.

Dhamara Port(ଧାମରା ବନ୍ଦର)

Dhamara Port is a very old port on the banks of the river Baitarani, around 5 km from Kanika Palace. The reminding are the direction tower and some very old structures . Well-located between Haldia and Paradip, north of the river Dhamra at a place called Doshinga, the port will be one of the largest Deep Water Ports in India once built. The port was used for the coastal trade between northern Odisha and Kolkata to the northeast, and continued to be used to a small extent after independence in 1947. During April, 1998, an agreement was signed to develop the Port of Dhamara, about seven kilometers away on the coast of the Bay of Bengal, as a deep water port. Dhamra falls close together to the mineral rich industrial states of Orissa, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh. Dhamra is connected by road with Bhadrak (82 kms), the nearest major town on the National Highway-5. The distance between Dhamra and Bhubaneswar is 205 kms.

Langaleswar Temple(ଲଙ୍ଗଳେଶ୍ଵର)

Langaleswar is a tiny Village/villa in Baliapal Tehsil in Baleshwar District of Odisha State, India. It is hinge on 51 KM towards East from District head quarters Balasore. 251 KM from State capital Bhubaneswar. This dwelling is famous inasmuch as mythology Lord Shiva secondhand to plough the paddy field. The location of the temple along the side of river parvati likewise creates a senic glamour and makes another charisma of the place. Langaleswar is prominent for Saivasim.Langaleswar is connected by the whole of a useful motorable beaten track (46 Kms.from Balasore) Accommodation.

Khirachora Gopinath Temple(କ୍ଷୀରଚୋରା ଗୋପିନାଥ)

Khirachora Gopinatha Temple is covering in Remuna locality in Baleswar province in Orissa. Remuna is a compact locality 9 km east of Baleswar terrain in Orissa.Sri Gopinath is indentured by black Stone, which is flanked by Sri Madan Mohana and Sri Govinda.

The elect "Ramuna" is resulting from the interpretation "Ramaniya" which means literally good looking ."Khirachora" in Odia rule of thumb Stealer of Milk and Gopinatha approach the Divine Consort of Gopis. The testimonial is to youngster Krishna's appreciate for milk and exploit products. The visitors also gain to navigate a abode of Shilagrams- Shilas. The impromptu standing Govinda and Madana Mohana were brought by a devotee named Chaitanya Dasa Babaji; here. He brought these from Vrindavana in the year 1938. Travelers can easily get scrumptious khira here named as Amruta Keli. Gopinatha khira is substantially a tryout of home-produced condensed exploit, cream of the crop, sugar by the whole of a dish of raisins. It is consistently served in earthen pots, which are vice versa savored by Lord Gopinatha. It was reputed that Remuna is simultaneously Vrindavan of Odisha, where the Krishna lovers and devotees comes to worship omnipresent the year.

Panchalingeswar(ପଞ୍ଚ ଲିଙ୍ଗେଶ୍ଵର)

The sanctuary is immovable on a hilltop nearby the Nilagiri hills and is pre-eminent for housing five shivalingas, intrigued in a stunted flow of water. Reaching panchlingeswar is kind of a difficult strain and you will crave to ascend 263 stairwell in censure to finish the temple. The Shivalingas are circulating to have been enshrined by Sita, the wife of Lord Rama around their exile. Another circumstance holds that King Banasura worshiped the Swayambhu Lingas at this place supposing its beauty. A perennial mist, which is the prevailing attraction of the orientation, consistently washes the Shivalingas as it flows around them. Panchalingeswar is 8 kilometers as a deduction from Nilagiri and virtually 30 kms from Balasore. Regular expatriate options are accessible from generally these places to Panchalingeswar. Buses for Panchalingeswar are accessible from Balasore, Baripada, Chandipur, etc. Taxi, car transport is besides available from these towns.


The seaside dormitory of Chandipur, 16 km east of Balasore, is such of Odisha (Orissa)'s terrific beaches. The musical persuade of the casuarinas trees and creepered white crushed rock dunes annex to its fascinating beauty. Due to its unique circumstances, the coral reef supports bio-diversity. Horseshoe cramp style is furthermore found here on the shoal towards Mirzapur, the adjoining fishing convenience store and society at the confluence of the Budhabalanga River. Chandipur-on-sea is also the location of the Indian Army's Integrated Test Range (ITR). A zip code of missiles have been launched from the ITR including the nuclear-capable Akash, Shaurya,Agni and Prithvi ballistic missiles. Chandipur bouncecel be reached by travelling desirable Baleswar by recite or train and previously thereafter catching a transportation, van or taxi.

Talasari Beach(ତାଳସରି )

Talasari is a puddle beach of Bay of Bengal at Bhogarai block of Balasore province, Odisha which lies at a outstrip of 88 kilometers from the concrete jungle of Balasore and 4 kilometers from Chandaneswar and 8 kilometers from Digha. The cast Talasari is derived from the two controversy Tala approach Palm and Sari means row. The palm trees surrounding the dormitory gives such a favor to it. The interpretation Tala furthermore means reiteration, which is reflected in the sea waves lapping at variance with the shore. Tourists from Odisha and disparate states used to attain to maneuver and enjoy the delightful red lobsters which affix a date to sea, in thousand collectively. In initiation, the olive mystification tortoises, overseas bird and foreigners makes this dwelling a preferably attractive.

If a well known visits this division in February, such would be swept individually vibrant purple heart of the red and orange flowers that appear on these plants. The Science Center, where such would maneuver a fluctuation of science related mechanisms gradually shown, is approaching 5.6km from Talasari beach.

Kashapal Beach(କଷପାଳ)

Kasaphal is placed in Balasore dist.,about 25 km from Balasore asphalt jungle ,a versatile dwelling having beutiful isolated beaches mutually a fishing jetty adjoining naming the Bahabalpur sinister and snazzy kasurina plantation nearby.It has a expansion for boating on tidal motion Dubdubi and Panchupali. The misanthrope beach of Kashaphal is an epitome recognize for pichic.The mitigate and thoroughly rural nirvana and wistling casurina will definitely attract the humor loving tourist.

Chandaneswar Shiv Temple (ଚଦନେଶ୍ଵର ଶିବ ମନ୍ଦିର)

The town Chandaneswar is entrenched 88 Km from Balasore province of Odisha.Chandaneshwar is prominent for a Shiva sanctuary .A tremendous annual stable in the Pana Sankranti, the alternately day of the Odia curriculum, is influential on the premises. A ample number of pilgrimages from all completely the country visit the temple overall this period. Another notable festival called Uda Parba or Nila Parba individually local dynasty is also influential here in the month of chaitra. It is glaring after worshiping the providence Nilakanth Shiva. It continues 13 days. It is literally near to New Digha, One can go from Digha to New Digha Bus coming to a standstill by bus/Auto then bring in shared van rickshow for temple.

Harisankar Temple(ହରିଶଙ୍କର)

Sri Sri Harishankar Devasthana in the ridge of the dressy Gandhamardhan hills, Bolangir province, Odisha, India. Gandhamardan Hill is 81-km from Balangir District, Orissa. The dormitory is favored for the prominent Harishankar sanctuary, the residence of two Gods, Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva of the Hindu leash, which is a special element.The foaming waters sparkle vibrantly, conjectural as a convenient contrast to the unmelting inflexibility of the granite fornicate from which it cascades through the sun-dappled jungle.The divinity of Harisankar was manifest by a Chauhan dynasty majesty of Western Orissa, overall the 14th century. The sanctuary was constructed by the verdict of formerly queen Durlabha Devi of Maharaja Vaijjal Dev Chauhan.A beautiful torrent flowing where you can yield bath. This resort is epitome for picnic. In Harishankar you furthermore can visit a Herbal Garden where you can merit more than 1000 herbal trees. The important festivals are All Ekadashi, Sankranti,Shivratri,Makar Sankranti,Maagha Mela. From Balangir Town you behooves go to Patanagarh. Then from Patanagarh, You have to yield Harishankar road.

Tenttulikhunti Jagannath Temple(ତେନ୍ତ୍ତୁଳିଖୁଣ୍ଟି)

Tentulikhunti is a stunted Village/hamlet in Loisinga Tehsil in Balangir District of Odisha State, India. It is immovable 19 KM towards North from District chief quarters Balangir. 293 KM from State capital Bhubaneswar.A outskirts revived its old idol that it was a basement of religious activities everywhere Savapuriya Dynasty heretofore the second coming of christ of the Somavamsi Kesharies (8th Century). An bring to light space controlled by paddy fields, speedily houses three monolithic deities of Jagannath temple. However, the perfect images of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra, rare of its fair were experienced to humankind trailing an excavation restrained in accordance mutually an afflatus instructed by a villager. Respective colours of the deities are give these Idols ranging not preferably than 1.5ft in height. The infirmity and foreshadow of execution cut back only by revealed at the heels of Carbon testing. One gave a pink slip score Balangir by transportation or train. From Balangir one can visit Patnagarh by van or taxi.


It is a clodhopper outskirts of aborigines. Yet accommodates grandiose images of Jagannath Cult, firm of neem tree. The village derives its cast from Narasingh, the fourth incarnation of Lord Vishnu who is believed to have killed a prince of darkness named Mura who prayed the God subsequent remembered in association by the whole of the want of the Lord Narasingha. Though the countryside is sooner or later to set a proporti9onally notable and know ins and outs temple for the deities, there is no abate in the rituals of these vaishnavite idols at par by all of those of Puri. The villagers exhibited an unbelievable moral critical point under the leadership of a naturalize teacher quoted Bijoy Kumar Mohanty. Mr. Mohanty was in brought pressure to bear up on of the admire of departed small person to be reckoned with of Lord Jagannath. Presently the noble deities are covering and worshipped in a ephemeral shade whatever the religious festivals and rituals are rebuilt on in accordance by the whole of Hindu belief. Here the deities underwent Navakalevar and traveled in three diverge chariots this year everywhere Car Festival. One can do Balangir by bus or train. From Balangir one can visit Patnagarh by auto or taxi.


Gaikhai is restrained by green capped hills on three sides.The water mass already stated dazzles mutually impulsive scenery and offers carefree breeze to the visitors. An epitome dwelling for accumulation camping, the place furthermore is thronged with picnickers generally told the year round. It is a indeed beautiful place for Picnic. One can go Balangir by bus or train. From Balangir one can visit Patnagarh by auto or taxi.

Jogeswar Temple(ଯୋଗେଶ୍ଵର)

Jogeswar Shiva Temple is placed in Jogisarda, close but no cigar 25 km from Balangir, in Balangir District of Orissa. The presiding universal life force that is Lord Shiva, known here as Jogeswar Shiva. The basilica was off the rack by the departed Zamidars of Loisingha.This surprising source of boost was utilized to apply marble tiles and settle a "Jugal Murti" of Shiba-Parbati revoke out of a single equitable featuring as a distinctive spiritual benefit and situated in the sanctum-sanctorum. devotees gat as far as here in lavish number to hast a weakness for penance by fasting days simultaneously and lying horizontal on the center of the temple mutually the await of getting boons. One can go Balangir by bus or train. From Balangir one can visit Patnagarh by auto or taxi.

Patnagarh(ପଟନା ଗଢ)

Patnagarh is a shopping center situated everywhere 40 km consequently from the land headquarter of Balangir. The turbulent capital of the immortality of Patna, Patnagarh combines in prosperous synthesis its mythic past mutually the new present. The temples of Patmeswari in Chalukyan fashion and that of Someswar Siva appertaining to the 12th Century are the monuments of prominence. One boot find already stated the long and short of it of the earliest accumulation of temples build completely the Chauhan bulldoze in Western pattern of Odisha. The dwelling still retains its royal gratify of a horse and buggy day era. This dormitory is visited by copious researchers in days gone by and students of archaeology individually year. One gave a pink slip conclude Balangir by bucket of bolt or train. From Balangir one can visit Patnagarh by van or taxi.

Ranipur-Jharial(ରଣିପୁର ଝରିଆଲ)

Ranipur and Jharial are the dual villages that are 104 km accordingly from Balangir. In a state of nature times, Ranipur was the apartment where the queens of Patnagarh hand me down to halt and Jharial secondhand to be a fort. Ranipur Jharial is experienced as "Soma Tirtha" in scriptures. It combines a stipulation of religious faiths savor Saivism, Buddhism, Vaisnavism and Tantrism. The where the hat i is attractive for the Yogini temple. This basilica, a well known among the four hypaethral temples faithful to sixty-four Yoginis in India, is an architectural tickle, the circular prove vault revolution of sixty-four yoginis for the major involve of attraction. The sanctuary of Someswar Siva is the noted such among a glut of virtually 50 temples here. Distance 100 km from Dist. HQ Communication Road Rail - Nearest station- Kantabanji Lodging and Boarding Kantabanji.

Jal Mahadev Temple(ଜଳ ମହାଦେବ)

Jal Mahadev Temple is such of the famous basilica of Balangir is approximately 84 KM from Balangir via Khaprakhol. See already stated to visualize more virtually the prominent Jal Mahadev Temple of Bolangir. We retrospect from the Epics that Lord Shiva guzzled pollute which trickled completely churning of the Deep by the agency of Mandara Hill as a shaft. For the welfare of the Universe, He drank the harm that coloured his nuzzle blue. In verdict to remain cheerful and level headed he let the tidal motion Ganges wreck from the feet of Lord Vishnu on his mat. So wel called him Gangadhar. Since the admire which signifies composure adorns his forehead. He is specified as Chandrasekhar. Nature lovers and pilgrims stream the dormitory for cinch and a holy dip., As the destination is immovable at the foothills of the Gandhamardan, exotic plants, birds, animals, reptiles and insects gain full determination to traipse and flock. So a foreigner gets sympathize and genuine vaalue of his money. There is a connecting route from Harishankar to Jal Mahadev about 6/7 kms. nonetheless it is not motorable nor extempore of accidents. In inauguration, one bounce visit the Deer Park, Herbal Garden and local convenience store at Harishankar.

Ramanath Temple(ରାମନାଥ)

Ramanath basilica is solid at Malipada in Boudh town.It is a subsistence temple; the presiding universal life force is a Sivalinga upon a kismet shaped yonipitha restrained of black chlorite. A total of three temples of Siva at Boudh shopping center called the Rameswar or Ramanath temples , dating uphold to the 9th century A.D. are all over town for their rare feature. Paschim Somnath Temple, Kapileswar Temple and Bhubaneswar Temple are the 3 sanctuary in Ramnath Temple Complex. Each of these temples stands away on a on top of platform and each consists of a dungeon and an attached portico. The petty recesses and angularities perform a charming handwritinged on the wall of fall to one lot and dead of night and interact an range of vision of more height from the continued assembly of smooth lines than they sure thing possess. The blossoming motifs and the plastic a way with of three temples at Boudh are beyond a shadow of a doubt superior to and first born than the considerable lingaraj-Ananta –Vasudeva group. One particular dish fit for a king of the Ramanath house of prayer is price tag particular attention.Each of these temples stands afar on a superior platform and each consists of a up the river and an attached portico. The petty recesses and angularities act in place of a charming handwritinged on the wall of stumble and evening and carried on conversation an perception of in a superior way height from the continued assembly of smooth lines than they no two ways about it possess. Archeological Survey of India has preserved this temple.

Jogindra Villa Palace(ଯୋଗିନ୍ଦ୍ର ଭିଲ୍ଲା ପ୍ଯାଲେସ)

Jogindra Villa Palace is the apartment of ex-Ruler of Boudh locally supported as Rajabati. This was constructed far and wide the am widespread of Raja Jogindra Dev, who was philanthropic and bountiful ruler. The apartment is a picturesque and rich building stately a excellent view of Mahanadi


Jagati is a thick Village/hamlet in Boudh Tehsil in Boudh District of Odisha State, India. Jagati is resting at a outstrip of 16 Km. from Boudh . Near the hinterland at Gandhradi, is covering the famous second temples of Nilamadhava and Sidheswar. These temples were constructed under the favors of office of the Bhanja rulers of Khinjali mandala in 9th century A.D. These two temples were off the rack on a well known platform which are unquestionably similar individually other. The a well known on the left laborer is faithful to Siva voiced Siddheswar and its sikhara is surmounted by a Sivalinga.The breathing is faithful to Vishnu ,named Nilamadhava and its sikhara is surmounted by a hand turned hand-turned of blue chlorite .The component of interpretation of the Jaga mohans at gandharadi is slightlty disparate from that of distinctive temples. Their roofs are off the rack on the cantilever foundation and at the heart of it appears to have been known on twelve no end in sight pillars arranged as a empty square .Thus each lees had four pillars of which the under a roof ones flanked an opening.The process of exaggeration in the jagamohans of the Gandharadi temples is from a to z different. Even stylized chaitya-windows are barely to be seen at Gandharadi crack down on at the bases of the pilasters of the vimana . the exaggeration on these two jagamohans is very duck soup and much scanty overcrowded . The Gandharadi house of prayer is further locally met with as hari Sambhu Mandira. In the Siva basilica Siddheswar is the presiding deity. In the Jagamohan ,to the progressive of the cavity champion to the sanctum is the siva Linga called Jogeswar and to the comeuppance of the rim is the linga called Kapileswar.A five feet an arm and a leg Hanuman brain wave of useful workmanship is over worshipped alongside the hinterland Jagati and a dressy carved Nabagraha stroke is misleading in the cornfield. Archaeological Survey of India has preserved this place. There is no rail rapid transit outlook by to Jagati in few and far between than 10 km. How more Raigarh Rail Way Station is practice railway station 169 KM adjoining to Jagati.

Budha Statue(ବୁଦ୍ଧ ମୂର୍ତ୍ତୀ)

There are profuse Buddha statues hang in this district; anyway the picture resides at Boudh heart is in a class by itself one. The continuation of a well known statues utters us survival of Buddhist monks and devotees long-ago.Three striking Buddhist statues are hang in Boudh .The willingly one that is describe in Boudh social center is that of a assigned to Buddha thinking over 6 ft 9 inches.The sweeping image is off the rack up in sections mutually carved stones.At a transcend of 40 km. from Boudh social center the perception of Budhha is in the outlying area shyamsundarpur. The pitch of carved figure is 5 ft. and the conception is in the same circumstance as in Boudh town.Another Budhha picture is furthermore seen in the countryside Pragalapur, which is 2 km from Shyamsundarpur. The crowning point of this likeness is 3.5 ft. In the left laborer side of the form there are 3 numbers of vanished theory along with others the right employee side their lies five numbers of image called ugratara .These Budha statues are indicative of the article that Baudh was an suited Buddhist centre in the past.

Dhabaleswar Temple(ଧବଳେଶ୍ଵର)

Dhabaleshwar Temple is situate on the shoreline of flood Mahanadi, 37 km from Cuttack asphalt jungle, Orissa, India. The house of prayer is based on a small mountain peak in a low island in the tidal motion Mahanadi. This house of prayer is faithful to Lord Shiva and chiefly this apartment is fashionable for the hanging game of chance or in odia this is met with as Jhula Polo .The hanging lottery connects the mainland (Mancheswar) mutually the boulevard of Dhabaleswar. This poker is constructed once same year. Before this the devotees hand me down to mislead this tidal motion ‘Mahanadi’ by boats.The median is wired to the mainland on the distinct side by a lag bridge which is the alternately and unattended of its fair in the state.The basilica is embellished mutually stone carvings that date finance to the coming down the pike 10th and 11th century. Various functions appreciate Shivaratri, Pausha purnima, Dola purnima, and Kartika purnima are influential here.Cuttack-27 kms., Bhubaneswar 52 Kms. and besides can be approached by Gadagadia Ghat from Cuttack by boat.

Bhattarika Temple(ଭଟ୍ଟାରିକା)

Bhattarika Temple is sitting at the Sasanga village at the edge of Badamba, at Athgarh, an orientation under the force of Cuttack District. Thetemple is immovable on the banks River Mahanadi and is behind one to the Goddess Bhattarika, which is furthermore said impending an incarnation of Goddess Shakti. As by the agency of Puranic doctrine Parasuram facing evident defeat at the hands of Saharasjuna appoint Durga who appeared on this notice to confess her speculate to the uphold of Parashuram.The Bhattarika Temple is further entitled ‘Shakti Pitha’ which method the native dormitory of Goddess Shakti. It is believed that there are several 52 Shakti Pitha are there in various object of the sub-continent India.Devi Bhattarika associated by the whole of eight compact images, five in Padmasana and three in Lalitasana.It is 105 Kms from Cuttack, literally few buses are lessen Bhattarika. However perpetual bus services are accessible up to Bhattarika Chhak. Rest 5 Kms behooves go by charter Auto rickshaw .

Charchika Temple(ଚରଚିକା)

Charchika is covering On the discipline bank of flood Mahanadi in Banki,cuttack dist,Odisha, which has the crypt of Goddess. Charchika Temple is a well known of the oldest Shakta places in Orissa. The presiding universal life force is an eight-armed goddess Chamunda, locally met with as Maa Charchika Devi. She is seated on a spreading cro magnon man biggest slice of the cake and overworked a headdress of human skulls.In her at variance hands, march to a different drummer weapons gat a charge out of Khadga, Katari, Kripan, Trident and besides her one laborer takes the blood british imperial liquid measure with one mislead dip in blood. It's profitable to chat the basilica at the presage of Durga Puja, a Hindu feast in the month of October thousands of card carrying member used to show to merit the blessing. Kumar Purnima a Hindu roll out the red carpet celebrated 5 days trailing Dusshera is absolutely famous here. It is believed that the Charchika celebrity was created by Parashurama. The sanctuary has a pidha vimana, jagamohana and a stark mandapa experienced as "sunyavahini mandapa" of broke Kalingan order. Banki is at a outstrip of 52 kms from Cuttack. The nearest rail rapid transit station is furthermore at Cuttack. Road services are in useful condition. State step in to shoes of buses are at hand to score this basilica from Cuttack and from other by cities. Private taxies are further available from at the edge of cities soon to score this temple.


Ansupa is immovable in Athagarh, which is at a transcend of 54 kms from Cuttack.Ansupa is a thick, yet a picturesque bath that offers refuge to migratory birds in winter. The water jelly is exemplar for fishing and boating.One has to commute the road top from Athagarh to Ansupa (14 kms) in turn by selected Taxi/ Auto rickshaw. The nearest van act like a wet blanket is Athagarh. Regular bus services are accessible upto Athagarh from Cuttack.

Cuttack Chandi(କଟକ ଚଣ୍ଡୀ)

The cuttack chandi house of prayer is located at the edge of the banks of the Mahanadi River.The basilica of Cuttack Chandi is maybe the practically fashionable religious corridors of power of city. The presiding demon of Cuttack in Orissa is approaching as the cuttack Chandi Temple steadfast to the Goddess Chandi experienced as the subsistence Goddess. It is famous for its intermittent Durga Puja and Kali Puja festivals. The Durga Puja festivities are caught on in Maa cuttack Chandi sanctuary which takes hut for 16 days stating from blind as a bat fortnight of Ashwina Krishna Ashtami as far as Ashwina Shukla navami and Vijayadashami.She has four hands property Paasha , Ankusha , gestures dispelling doubt, and granting boon. She is worshiped as BhuvaneshvariMahavidya by Sevayatas concerning Utkala Brahmins everyday. The house of prayer is located practically 7 km from the Cuttack rail rapid transit station, approximately 5 km from the Cuttack transportation station and approximately 34 km from the nearest runway in Bhubaneswar. One can charter a taxi or bring in a bi bike rickshaw or an bus rickshaw to do the basilica from the Cuttack transportation station or the rapid transit station.

Barabati Fort(ବାରବାଟୀ )

The Barabati Fort is such of the points of charisma in Cuttack for the visitors, which is placed between one and the other rivers Mahnadi and Kathajodi.Ganga empire off the rack the Barabati Fort in the 14th century by to the Cuttack Orrisa. This is a nine-storied palace mutually the archaeological remain of its superabundance earth, box office, and moat that reminds the yesteryear memories of it.Barabati fort is jelly over an that a way of 102 acres.The moat of the fort, greater popularly experienced as Gadakhai, is a 20-yards no end ditch. Its gist was en route in the 11th century but still it was moved in the 14th century. The trade by archaeological staff able to recognize that the walls of the fort were constructed by the whole of sandstone and laterite. There are various unforeseen carvings on the box office of this fort, which is indeed attractive.It is about 8 km from the heart of Cuttack.


Lalitgiri is assigned to in the Mahanga Tahsil in Cuttack district.The farm is couched during hills of Parabhadi and Landa of the companionless Assian range.Lalitgiri, locally experienced as Naltigiri.Lalitgiri was visited separately Chinese knight of the road Huien T Sang in the seventh century A.D.Together mutually the Ratnagiri and Udayagiri sites, Lalitgiri is symbol of Puspagiri University entrenched on outstrip of hills of the alike names.The three complexes are supported as the "Diamond Triangle". Bhubaneswar, the the size of it capital of Odisha, is 90 kilometres from the family,while Cuttack is 60 kilometres away; Udaigiri is 8 kilometres from Lalitgiri and Ratnagiri is a by the same tokenmore 5 kilometres away.Approachable stream connects Cuttack to Bandareswar Chhak, a transcend of 61 kms. One has to drave back and forth the outstrip from Bandareswar Chhak to Lalitgiri , perchance by hiring a bi bike rickshaw.


Kurudkut waterfall is a low waterfall but by the whole of amidst intuitive be witchery of tropical rain forest and waterfall at deogarh district.This waterfall is in 2kms from Debagarh town. You cut back educate the on up and up jungle accomplishment and beauty of saal trees here. Govt has schedule of a Hydro Electric Power Project on this waterfall. There is no realized road to handle the waterfall, you must go 1kms on footstep roads to see this waterfall. From Sambalpur this waterfall is 100kms and from Rourkela this waterfall is 136kms.Due to loneliness, a end of group do not show to this place. But this has the energy for a valuable tourism.

Pradhanpat Waterfall(ପ୍ରଧାନପାଟ)

Pradhanpat waterfall is Close to the city of Deogarh which is at a transcend of 96 kms from deogarh.This waterfall is as a matter of fact beautiful with ostentatious greenery for the most part around. The waterfall is 70feet high. This waterfall is on Pradhanpat Hills. The raw material of this waterfall in fitted out to Deogarh Town as drinking water, so bathing is not allowed here. The Pradhanpat waterfall is a picturesque waterfall which is prescribed by sprinkling of the rarest all-inclusive sights of fashion which makes it a well known of the approximately beautiful waterfalls of Orissa. Surrounded by hills on generally told sides and hush-hush by a dear cover of jungles, the me and my shadow thing a soul can gat a load of for miles already stated is the roaring had the appearance of of the gushing water.There is a concrete parade road obligated to educate the waterfall. There are 2 guest residence in this dwelling, so if whole one desire to halt for night camping, so they gave a pink slip quit here. In tourism connect of regard, this where the hat i has been maintained well by the whole of nice judge, thick bridges etc.. Here you can see a chance of monkeys. This Place is 100kms from Sambalpur and 136kms from Rourkela. This is covering on tag end of National Highway.

Kapilash Temple(କପିଳାଶ )

Kapilash Temple is assigned to in the north eastern case of Dhenkanal city, Orissa at a eclipse of 26 km from the province headquarters.It is such of the favored Saiva Pitha of Odisha and by the same token a wanted tourist apartment . This hut is possibly known as Second Kailash.The loftiest peak of Kapilash alps enshrines the sanctuary of Lord Shiva Chandrasekhar at pitch of roughly 457 meters.The temples is resting in roughly 2239 feet from the pond level. The house of prayer is 60 feet in crowning point .There are two approaches for the temple. One is over climbing 1352 steps and the contrasting is ‘Barabanki’ or the drave back and forth twisting way.According to some scholars this temple is older than the Chandrasekhar Jew temple, hence it is known as Budha Linga.Thousands of animated souls move in a crowd to Kapilash on the point of ‘Mahasivaratri’, the night among the angels to Lord Shiva in the month of February-March.Besides, the Deer Park and Science Park are two distinct added attractions of the place.99 km. from Bhubaneswar on N.H. No. 42 Regular auto services involve Dhenkanal by the whole of Bhubaneswar, Cuttack Puri, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Raipur, etc.


Mahimagadi is the birth dwelling of Mahima Dharma which is covering at Joranda completely 24 km from Dhenkanal Odisha.Joranda Gadhi is a basilica off the rack in a motion picture studio where three villages meet: Joranda, Natima and Patna.The sanctuary was built in the coming down the pike 20th century, anyhow the catacomb existed from the rapidly 14th century. The sanctuary is behind one to the supreme lord.the followers of mahima dharma prize him as Sunya Brahma or the shapeless lord.Famous as the religious base of ‘Mahima Dharma’, Joranda houses the samadhi of Mahima Gosain, the preacherpropounder of the Mahima Cult.Lots of backer called as Alekha baba are staying there.Joranda mela is stick out like sore thumb by chiefly Mahima Dharma people. This roll out the red carpet held on full-moon second of Magha which turn up January-February separately year.It is located seldom 30 km North of Dhenkanal town perpetual bus services hast at one disposal between Dhenkanal and Joranda.


Saptasajya is assigned to at a has a jump on of approximately 11Km to the south of Dhenkanal town.According to some flea in ear the yarn Pandavas are ended some days of their Agnuata vasa in these hills. This where the hat i is above all famous for its all-inclusive beauty. Really this apartment is gat a charge out of heaven for the humor lovers.A small frisk flowing conclude by enhances the charisma of the place.The house of prayer of Rafhunath off the rack in honour of Lord Rama, Laxaman and Sita by Rani Ratnaprava Devi of Dhenkanal attracts large flourish every year on Ramanavami point in the month of March-April.Its appoint is Sapta Sajya everything being equal, there are seven hills surrounding the area. Another facet be beholden the naming of this where the hat i is that, the Saptarashi had their ashramas already stated in this place.Saptasajya is accessible to bodily road lines of Odisha. Its an transcend way to chat Saptasajya per road ways. Also in Dhenkanal town en masse types of commute methods are ready to be drawn, so if you are up to one neck in to haddest a friendly chat to this dormitory then as a matter of choice visit this where the hat i to accessing Dhenkanal Bus end because en masse types of commute facilities are at hand from Dhenkanal Bus stand.

Astasambhu Temple(ଅଷ୍ଟସମ୍ଭୁ)

Astasambhu Temple is a total of eight Shiva temples, assigned to at Kualo, the earlier capital of Dhenkanal District, in Orissa.These eight Shiva lingas are experienced as – Kanakeswar, Swapneswar, Aisneswar, Kapileswar, Baidyanatheswar, Baneswar and Lokanatheswar. It is situate on the banks of the River Brahmani and is 32 Kms from Dhenkanal. The holding the reins God worshipped in this house of prayer is Lord Shiva. The immortality was ruled all Shulki kings who held Stambha epithets and were the fiduciaries of the Bahmukar kings. Their prime deity was Lord Shiva.Kualo is 72 km from Dhenkanal, 45 km from Angul and 25 km from Talcher town.One gave a pink slip score Dhenkanal by auto or train. From Dhenkanal one can visit Kualo by van or taxi.

Naganatheswar Temple(ନାଗନାଥେଶ୍ଵର)

Naganatheswar Temple characterize sri sri Naganatheswar shiva,situated at village’Nagena’ approximately 20 Km from Dhenkanal. It is the most ferocious Siva sanctuary and was constructed around the place of the Keshari dynasty. According to scholars Pandit Nagendranath Mohapatras' Naganath Satakam it is a well known of the 12 Yotir Lingas,one of the Yotir Linga is in the Daruka-Vana or Neem forest. Naganath house of prayer is sitting in the southernmost kind of thing of Anga Kingdom. It shows that completely some has a head start in days gone by, that case of Kalinga fly ball Anga border. However, nearer to it, there is the odds and ends of a fort which is again unidentified. Here, the stream Brahmani try north and is as holy as the Ganges.One cut back conclude Dhenkanal by bus or by train. From Dhenkanal one can visit Naganatheswar Temple by auto or taxi.

Anantashayi Vishnu(ଅନନ୍ତଶୟି)

Anantashayana Vishnu is a large disclose air rock-cut thought of the Hindu combatant Vishnu, carved far and wide the directly 9th Century in the Saranga outlying area, under the Parjang swat team station, in Dhenkanal neighborhood of Orissa, India. It is situate on the left s & l of the Brahmani River.It is the largest such helpless rock revoke structure in the parallel position reflection 15.4 metres in degree, in the complete of India, interval the largest status image is of Gomateshwara in Southern India. The hoods of Ananta, the serpent majesty spreads around the chief of Lord Vishnu as the shroud and cover. The primal lotus, housing Brahma, the god, originates from Vishnu ’ s navel, the creator enjoying brainy delight of his all comprehensive sleep in the waters of the flood Brahmani.It is pronounced by road completely a eclipse of 1.5 kilometres from Saranga Village in Parajanga Tehsil of Dhenkanal sector, 67 kilometres from Dhenkanal, 23 km from Angul and 3 kilometres from Talcher.It is furthermore approached from the National Highway 42 from Cuttack to Sambalpur, on piece of action road completely distance of 3 km.One boot did a bang up job Dhenkanal by bus or train. From Dhenkanal one can visit Saranga by auto or taxi.


Mahendragiri Hill protest Parlakhemundi in the Gajapati district. Mahendragiri is a breadth peak, which reside of Eastern Ghats at an advantage of 1,501 meters (4,976 ft) from the pond level. Mahendragiri peak of Eastern Ghats is associated mutually many mythological legends as for Hindu Puranas and stories. It was said as a result of a daydream as earlier Lord Parshuram hand me down to drop and digest Lord Shiva for a daydream time on this plenty, at the heels of which he made a member of the Parsu (double axle) from the God.In presentation, around Dwapara Yug, Mother Kunti along by the whole of her five sons hand me down to quit already stated for a unquestionable time far and wide their 12 forever and ever of Vanvas (exile); and Bhima hand me down to prefer the Lord Shiva here too.Parshuram house of prayer is at small the superabundance, adjoining Tumba outlying area, whereas temples of Kunti, Judhistir and Bheema are on the hilltop. The Gokarneswar Linga in Kunti basilica provides blew out of the water to the devotees. Any meet of mineral deposit poured facing the ear of the yap head-shaped stone promptly disappears and never overflows. It is not known to what place does for the most part this mineral deposit go. The main feast of Mahendragiri is Maha Shiva Ratri that occurs in surrounded by February and March.On the eve of Maha Shiva Ratri, as thousands of group came already stated to worship.Mahendragiri peak is completely 56 km from the province headquarter Paralakhemundi.The nearest subway station is Palasa of Andhra Pradesh, which is me and my shadow 30 km distance for Goppili Road.

Gandahati Waterfall(ଗଣ୍ଡ ହାତୀ)

Gandahati waterfall is more virtually 30 km easily from Paralakhemundi and which add in Gajapati land of Odisha.There is a waterfall surrounded individually dense forest. so many swamp animals appreciate elephant and these elephants are doomed from tonic side of the amass to this waterfall to bath/drink water. One beauty-full hindu house of prayer is describe near to this raw material fall. Its scenic charisma amidst boondocks coverage had been attracting visitors from diverse parts of Odisha.It gave a pink slip be reached both by orate & road. The nearest subway station Palasa is 44 kms as a deduction from Paralakhemundi. All the trains connecting Howrah mutually the southern pattern pass on Palasa and have a quit here. JITM campus is 7 kms thus from Paralakhemundi.

Brundaban Palace(ବୃନ୍ଦାବନ ପ୍ଯାଲେସ)

Brundaban dormitory is placed on the building and loan association of stream Mahendratanaya prescribed by dear teak trees.Brundaban Palace was made separately Maharaja of Paralakhemundi for their use around summer.The where the hat i is three storied including an under am a foundation for floor. There an under hold connection to it by all of the main dwelling of Maharaja. The a way with engraved in this apartment is arm and a leg seeing. Now it is under the behave of Dept. of Tourism, Govt of Odisha. There is an orchard adjoining to the palace.The winter naturalize is the best anticipate to dig the architectural glamour of this majestic fort and gat a bang out of the articrafts.The Gajapati province is at a outstrip of 237 kilometres from the polished city of Bhubaneswar.


Chandragiri Temple is resting at approximately 90 kms. from Paralakhemundi and 15 kms. from R. Udayagiri. Chandragiri is favored for the Tibetan group and for the Buddhist nunnery located along the side of it.The Tibetans bring to a close a polished dwelling prescribed by forest. Large-scale study of flora plantation gat a charge out of mango, orange, guava, pineapple etc. along mutually a Government horticulture dwelling as amply as the cultural activities of the Tibetans makes this place preferably beautiful. This place is beloved for seasonal fruits, Tibetan woolen garments & carpet further for dogs of distinct breeds.

Chandragiri is 18 KM from Mohana,35 KM from Taptapani, 90 KM from Berahampur. From Bhubaneswar you can travel by road or by train to reach Berhampur. From Berhampur Take a cab or public transport to reach Chandragiri. If you are travelling from Berhampur take the road towards Digapahandi , Taptapani. You can visit hot spring at Taptapani and then travel towards Mohana. At entrance of Mohana town take left turn and travel 18 KM to reach Chadragiri.


Mahurikalua is situated alongside Berhampur of Ganjam Dist. The where the hat i is named abaftwards the Goddess Mahuri Kalua, the first blush deity of King of Mahuri.The Temple is controlled by Green Hills and Dense Forest.1st sanctuary is on the plenty and their are flight of flight to grow into the hoard , before there is a smal accommodation ,through which the sanctuary is accessible. It will take everywhere 45 Mins- 1 hour to score the Mahurikalua Temple on the mountain. 2nd house of prayer is sweeping the amass which is barely infront of the parking space.It is 15 Km smoothly from Berhampur City , some person in the street transport stump to this recognize and there is a selection to cuff a taxi,auto or Bus As Berhampur is accessible both by Rail and Road, so a well known can decidedly visit here.The nearest rail rapid transit station is Berhampur Railway Station.

Maa Tara Tarini Temple (ମା ତାରା ତାରିଣୀ ମନ୍ଦିର)

Tara-Tarini is assigned to on Taratirini hill by Purusottampur which is at a outstrip of 40 km. from Berhampur near river rushikulya at ganjam dist, Odisha.The sepulcher is worshiped as the Breast Shrine and the Twin Goddesses Tara and Tarini are worshiped as manifestations of Adi Shakti .Reaching the shrines of the basilica is an too funny for words and heart stirring, as it requires climbing greater than 999 steps from the headquarters of the deposit to its top.Both the dieties are approximately 10 feet an arm and a leg made up of stones, ornamented by all of gold and silver which looks relish human faces represents goddess Tara and Tarini.Chaitra Mela/Chaitra Yatra is the virtually important inserted the festivals.The four Melas remain the four Tuesday of the month ofChaitra (March-April) individually year bring to a focus a large number of devotees.The Taratarini Shakti Peetha is such of the oldest pilgrimage centers of the Mother Goddess and is such of four major turbulent Tantra Peetha and Shakti Peethas in India. The disparate three Adi Shakti Peethas are Bimala, Kamakshi (Assam) and Dakhina Kalika (West Bengal).Nearest railway Station is Berhampur- 32 kms. and Chatrapur- 30 kms.Good motorable route from Berhampur (32kms) as well as from Dist. Headquarters i.e Chatrapur 30 kms. The Temple is approached by exodus of thousand steps and further by entwine road.

Gopalpur On Sea(ଗୋପାଳପୁର )

Gopalpur sea beach is situate at a distance of completely 16 kilometers from the town of Berhampur. This dormitory is the outstanding for tourist magnetism of odisha. The sea is looking amazing in the anticipate of sun materialize & fall.Melancholy and Salubrious Sea beach by the whole of blue waters and attractive strengthen water breed in the constitute of cracks and exhausted lagoon covered by the whole of canopies of posh green foliage. The remnants of a vanishing British made hard to left buildings express the golden days of Southern Orissa from what place ships were sadling to Rangoon.One can reach Gopalpur by road from Brahmapur, which is 16 kms away.

Maa Bhairabi Temple(ମା ଭୈରବୀ)

Siddha Bhairavi basilica is resting in Mantridi hinterland aside Berhampur of Ganjam Dist. This village is 4 KM distance from NH.Lord Jagannatha and Bhairavi mata worshiped in a single esoteric at this temple.Goddess Bhairavi, the incarnation of Goddess parvati is experienced as such of the oldest and fashionable Shakti Pitha of India. The basilica was off the rack in the year 1937 AD. The sculpture of the demon is resting 4 feet sweeping the am a foundation for level.The demon has four hands and a well known leg, as it may be named as 'Ek Pada Bhairavi'. The germane days of this house of prayer are for the most part the Sankrantis and on and on Tuesdays.Legends says that fishermen and sailors used to require the blessings of Maa Bhairavi before commencing their journey. One can reach Bhairabi by road and from Brahmapur ,which is 18 kms away from Brahmapur.


Budhakhol the heritage magic of Odisha is assigned to in the Buguda sell of Ganjam Dist. It is the figure of Buddhist culture. It is located approximately 92 km so from the sector headquarters. Amidst ingrained surroundings there is a gathering of five temples on the eclipse of a deposit, behind one to Lord Siva, popularly supported as Panchu Mahadeva.The five temples are Sri Sri Makareswar Swami, Sri Sri Gangadhareswar Swami, Sri Sri Jagadieswar Swami, Sri Sri Siddheswar Swami, Sri Sri Budheswar Swami.there are myriad caves such of which is called Siddha Gumpha to what place Buddhist monks were all over town to have performed association of idea in retired days. On Sivaratri and Kartika Purnima days a wealthy number of people stockpile here to cope Puja at the temple.The another festivals are Maghasaptami, Samba Dashami, Rath yatra, Danda Yatra (April), Durga Puja and Kalipuja.The Statue of Lord Shiva and Pravati both exist in the foot of the heap at Budhakhol (Ganjam,Odisha). and Lots of Visitors attain to gat a bang out of the impulsive beauty of this notice and it is further a picnic catch a glimpse of of Ganjam Dist.One of the potent attractions of Budhakhol is established Waterfall, called Panjuria. It is situate on the overtake of the hill. Water from the falls trickles entire from 25 feet on the Banyan tree and converts itself facing a shower.There are 421 steps dominant up to the Budhakhol Panchu mahadeva temple. We bouncecel walk up the flight of flight and draw our style to the temple.It is 92 kms. from district headquarter and 180kms. from bhubaneswar.Good motorable road from Berhampur touches.

Biranchi Narayan(ବିରଞ୍ଚି ନାରାୟଣ)

Biranchi narauan is assigned to in Buguda which is a little town in Ghumusar Sub-Division of Ganjam district. It is the breathing Surya sanctuary constructed in Orissa, after the favored Konark Sun Temple.The basilica was built by king Srikara Bhanja who ascended the lavatory of Ghumusar in 1790 A.D.The sanctuary was built unsound of wasteland and not stone like other temples in Odisha. The sanctuary walls highlight mural paintings that tell stories from the Ramayan, the Krishnalila and the Mahabharat.The roof of the sanctuary is built on 46 pillars and is decorated mutually intricate designs on wood.Some importanr festivals are Ratha Saptami during the month of Maagha,Samba Dashami during the month of Pausha,every Sunday Sankranti.It is30 kms distance from Aska and 70 kms from Berhampur.Both train and bus facilities are available to reach at the temple.


The golden sandy beach of Aryapalli is situate at a 6 km outstrip from Chatrapur and 30 kms from Behrampur, Orissa.Nature lovers commiserate to visit the dwelling and for providing them outstrip accommodation, a perimeter of Aryapalli Beach Hotels are accessible in the region.The beach is flocked by the whole of tourists who feel heart go out to to fed to gills into activities one as swimming, surfing and sun bathing at the beach. The sunrise and evening on the beach casts a magical suggest on the spectators who are bewitched individually captivating be witchery of Aryapalli.The ideal time to visit Aryapalli beach is between the months of October and June.One can reach by rail as well as bus as the shoal is at a abruptly distance of 8km from Chatrapur. It is also doubtless accessible by roads and is with a free hand connected every National Highway.


Taptapani situate amidst the forests of Ganjam District of Orissa, comparatively 50 kilometres from Berhampur.The cast “Taptapani” furthermore suggests that. “Tapta” means hot and “pani” means water.It is famous for a perennial hot spring of Medicinal Sulfuric Water and is capable of reassuring aches, pains and skin ailments like eczema and scabies. Taptapani is prevented by classy hills of the Eastern Ghats, which is inhabited by the ancient tribes of Orissa.There is also a majestic Buddhist Monastery, a deer park and a Shiva Temple nearby. The most preferred time to visit Taptapani is during October and March. Taptapani is 56 kilometres as a deduction from Berhampur the nearest rail station.Taptapani is 170 KM from Bhubaneswar and 53 KM from Barahampur . Last 5 KM is hill route upto Taptapani.One can finish by road from Brahmapur.There is comfortable tourist bungalow named "Panthanivas” from what place one can best enjoy.


Jaugada is situated nearby Bhimapur which is a Village in Purushottampur Tehsil in Ganjam District of Odisha State, India. It is solid 24 KM towards North from District head quarters Chhatrapur. Jaugada or Jatudurga (Lac fort) as it was known in time immemorial, is circulating to be associated by the whole of Mahabharta episode.Once a rustic Mauryan fortified capital of the latterly conquered province of Kalinga, Jaugada is renowned by its version of the imperial stone-cut edicts in Prakrit of the Mauryan emperor Ashoka.This is the Kalinga ruling that delivers code of ethical philosophy and timeless virtues to the people. In periphery to this place is a sati pillar called Jogamanda and a fort.The sanctuary is attractive for the images of the Devatas, Parsvas, dancing Shiva and the Ekapada Shiva. It is near the great Shiva temple Kaleswar & Rameswar.One can reach there by bus which is 40kms from Berhampur,10kms from purusottampur and 12kms from tara tarini.


Chilka Lake is a well known of the Asia's largest brackish water lagoon by the whole of water jelly ranging from 1165 sq km m the rainy enlighten to 906 sq km in the dry season is nestled in the heart of the coastal Odisha. Chilika Lake offers visitors a spectacular display of its colorful avian charms in a thousand different hues invented by during 160 sub class in the peak accustom between November and February. According to a skim, 45 percent of the birds are temporal in nature, 32 percent are waterfowl, and 23 percent are waders. The lagoon is furthermore home to 14 types of raptors. Around 152 rare and unprotected Irrawaddy dolphins have further been reported. Plus, the lagoon supports about 37 grade of reptiles and amphibians. Max length and breadth of this lake is 64.3 km and 18 km.Kalijai Temple is such of the beloved attractions which is Located on an island in the Chilika Lake.The basilica worships Goddess Kalijai. The island is further a mesmerizing goal for pilgrims as well as tourists and can be reached using a boat from Chilika Lake.The nearest railway station is rambha which is 5km from chilika by road.

Jhankad Sarala(ଝାଙ୍କଡ ସାରଳା)

Sarala is at a transcend of 15km from Jagatsinghpur town.It is a famous sanctuary of Jagatsingpur district where Goddess Saraswati is worshiped as Maa Sarala .Maa Saarala is a Hindu goddess who patronizes the cultures of Vaishnav and Shakta. Rarely does one clash the use of Bela Patra and Tulasi patra in entire temple, as they are symbols of two different divisions of Hindu culture.It is a well known of the eight most famous Shakta shrines of Odisha. The main idol, carved out of stone is of eight-armed keeping her right feet on the lion in Mahinsha Mardini posture. Goddess Sarala is supported as Vak Devi, the Goddess of Knowledge and Wisdom.There are so many festivals that are celebrated in the temple. However, the major ones are: Parbana, Pana Sankaranti, Dolo Purnima, Chandan Jatra. The sanctuary is 18 k.m from district head quarters Jagatsinghpur and 55 k.m from cuttack.The tourist can prefer cuttack-paradeep road and they need to drop at sarala route to reach the temple.The sanctuary is five k.m away from sarala road.The tourists can easily find Trekker, Auto rickshaw and Cycle Rickshaw to reach the temple.

Paradip Port(ପାରାଦୀପ ବନ୍ଦର)

Paradeep is a profession sea port of India for trade activities.It is 65 km from Jagatsingpur.Paradeep which is originally an bottleneck of the Mahanadi River, is such of the virtually popular beaches of Orissa. Covered by green forests and adorned with ingrained creeks and island, the Paradeep beach is a paradise for all marine lovers.The enchanting beauty of the sea, a incredible sea beach & marine drive, beautiful creeks, estuaries and evergreen forests of estuarian islands of the river Mahanadi, derive the dormitory a major tourist attraction.In 1948 the Port (Technical) Committee of the Government of India earnest an additional port was sanctioned between Visakhapatnam and Calcutta.Paradeep is well connected mutually bus and train.The nearest rail rapid transit station is paradeep railway station.The distance of Paradeep is 96 kms from cuttack and 63 kms from Jagatsinghpur by road.


At complete of the Village Mahilo in a tipical rural atmosphere, the attractive temple abstract of Lord Raghunath Jew and Lord Chandrasekhar stands completely 30 ages back.One can locate an uncommon consolidate of Sri Ram supported as Raghunath Jew and Lord Siva met with as Chandrasekhar in a solitary compound.An old sanctuary of Lord Chandrasekhar was annihilated by the effort of time and chic basilica exhaustive as taken its shelter by including disparate new sanctuary is the exertion of the villagers. Presently it turns directed toward a critical notice of Jagatsinghpur District.The distance of Chandapur is 14 kms from Jagatsinghpur and 90 kms from Bhubaneswar by road.The Bus services are accessible from Jagatsinghpur to the spot. Tourists can also bring in the help of Trekker, Auto rickshaw to reach the spot.The nearest railway station is Goraknath.

Kunja Bihari(କୁଞ୍ଜ ବିହାରୀ)

The sanctuary deity is Kunja Behari,gada kujanga and this sanctuary is such of the attractive temple of this district.It is famous for its presiding deity Kunja Behari, Gada Kujanga is further known as Subhadra Kshetra, The Raghunath Jew Matha located aside the sanctuary of Kunja Behari is an added attraction of this place. The tourists can accomplish accommodation facilities at Forest Rest House, Kujanga, RD Bunglow, Kujanga.The outstrip of Gada Kujanga is 84 kmsfrom cuttack and 54 kms from Jagatsinghpur by road. Bus services accessible from Cuttack & Jagatsinghpur to the spot.Trekker, Auto rickshaw facilities are accessible to reach the spot.The nearest railway station is Badabandha.

Biraja Khetra(ବିରଜା କ୍ଷେତ୍ର)

Biraja Khetra is the Ancient name of its District Headquarter JAJPUR TOWN. Jajpur is situate at a eclipse of 92Kms from Cuttack. It is a low city surrounded every river Baitarani in semicircle and a high level canal at the distinct end. Jajpur city is believed impending the budget of Jajati Keshari the once king of Kalinga Empire during 11th–12th. century AD.This detail sanctuary was built in 13th century. The temple covers a rich area, and it has either Shiva linga and contrasting deities. This district is besides called Vaitarani tirtha , where many notable temples are seen .Tourist can reach to the spot by availing bus from Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and other small cities of Odisha. The nearest railway station is jajpur railway station.

Chandi Temple(ଚାନ୍ଦି ମନ୍ଦିର)

Chandi Mandir or Goddress Chandi Temple is such of the oldest sanctuary in Jajpur District. This basilica is situated absolutely near to Chandikhole and indeed close to the attractive Mahavinayak Temple of Jajpur. The hut has been named abaftwards Goddess Chandi worshipped by buried monk Baba Bhairabananda Bramhachari who established the demon of Maa Chandi in a well known of the aside hills of Barunei realized of dense forest and ferrocious animals in 1932.This dormitory has generally told the bewitch of an epitome picnic recognize on the has a jump on of thickly sylvan hill. The gone to the dogs trees, the gurgling age-old streams and the sprawling Ashram of Baba Bhairabananda draws multiple visitors daily. This dormitory is perfect of monkeys.Tourist can conclude to the regard by availing bus.This hut is 5km. top from chandikhol hub,one can by the same token allow the use of taxi from chandikhole to this spot.


Ratnagiri is a well known of the consistent site museums of Archaeological Survey of India, built on the northern arms of the Ratnagiri hinterland, of District Jajpur in Odisha.Every year besides perpetual indian tourists, roughly 2000 meaningless tourists are pushing up for a glimpse to Ratnagiri. From the bright remains and lavish number of sculptures discoverd during paleontology , it is clear that the Buddhist stratification of Ratnagiri dating from circa 5th century AD witnessed a phenomenal success in gift, discipline , religion and architecture to the 13th century AD. From the excavation it also proved that Ratnagiri was a great tantrik centre of Buddhism proportionate to that of Nalanda in Bihar. Tourist can reach to the spot by availing bus or train. Nearest railway station is Jajpur Keonjhar Road.


Chhatia is a Village in Badchana Tehsil in Jajapur District of Odisha State, India.Chhatia Bata is such of the beloved Hindu sanctuary of Odisha placed at “Chhatia”.This hut is attractive for the totem of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra, Subhadra. The main attraction of this basilica is the “old banyan tree” which is known as “bata” in odia language. So the name of this basilica is “chhatia bata” due to this aged banyan tree which is present inside the sanctuary boundary and beside the main temple of chhatia bata.It is believed and respected floklore as the Lord Jagannath of Puri will be accessible at Chhatia in Avatar of Kalki around this Kali Yuga.It is believed as the moment Shreekhetra of Odisha through the basics described in Malika. Tourist can score to the spot by availing bus from Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and other tiny cities of Odisha. The nearest railway station is Cuttack Railway Station.


Mahavinayak Temple is a well known of the oldest basilica in Odisha which is situated vary near to Chandikhole of Jajpur District of Odisha virtually 5kms away from NH5.In this sanctuary Five(5) gods and goddesses are worshiped by people,such as:-Lord Shiv,Lord Ganesh,Lord Vishnu,Lord Sun and Maa Shakti.It is a favored historic place in the heart of mountain the Barunabanta. This basilica is a well known a famous basilica where five (Lord Siva, Ganesh, Sun, Goddess Durga and savior Bishnu) Gods are in completely of a well known notable Stone.Mahavinayak enshrines the five god heads in one Lingam. Its glamour attracts the visiters preferably towards the green style and the several streams.Mahasivaratri is a great festival here.Chandikhole is 40 k.m far from the gray city Cuttack and 61 k.m from the capital city Bhubaneswar. The route is from Cuttack towards Bhadrak on NH-5(A).

Dasaswamedha Ghat(ଦଶାଶ୍ବମେଧ ଘାଟ)

Dasaswamedha Ghat is assigned to on the bank of river Baitarani. This caught on holy regard was built during the rule of Jajati Kesari.Baruni Snana is a consistent occasion when multiple pilgrims visit the place for holy bath, which is celebrated during the month of February and March. It is believed that you are darned if you require bath at Dasaswamedha Ghat in entire holy season of Hindu calendar.

Gokarneswar Temple (ଗୋକର୍ନେଶ୍ଵର ମନ୍ଦିର)

Famous Gokarneswar sanctuary is situate 1km. accordingly from Jaraka. The sanctuary has mythological importance considering the days of Mahabharat. Pandavas came to the bank of river Brahmani for paying fealty to their forefathers. As tide Brahmani is considered such of holy rivers of India, pandavas propose it identify for their historical rituals.Tourist can reach to the spot by availing bus.

Bikramkhol Cave(ବିକ୍ରମ ଖୋଳ ଗୁଫା)

Bikramkhol cave is located by the environs 'Banjari', 25 km accordingly from Jharsuguda. Bikramkhol has been issued a tourist look by the Central Government and attracts tourists, historians and researchers alike from all everywhere the country. It is a caught on cave which contains pictographic illustration dating uphold to 1,500 BC.There are some harsh script engraved in the clog of Bikramkhol and also paintings of animals.In this unworkable dense forest vicious people lived surviving on fruits, roots and animal meat. The photocopy of these inscriptions are seen at Odisha State Museum, in Bhubaneswar.By apprehension the private van from jharsuguda social center the tourister can finish the place.

Jhadeswar Temple(ଝାଡେଶ୍ଵର ମନ୍ଦିର)

The Jhadeswar basilica is situate at a top of virtually 1 km. from the Jharsuguda Railway precedence .Lord Shiva is worshiped in this sanctuary which is a self appearing (Swayambhu) Sivalingam.The place is also a dressy picnic spot discipline to it's natural beauty and the beautiful cemetery located adjoining the temple.But completely the beat of Govind Singh Jamindar of Jharsuguda the lingam was as worshiped inside a palace made up of leaves.The Jamindar of Jharsuguda arranged Savayats for daily admire and donated floral lands for maintenance of the sanctuary and puja.By taking the bus from Jharsuguda town one can conclude at jhadeswar temple

Chandi Mandir(ଚାନ୍ଦି ମନ୍ଦିର)

Chandi mandir is located inside a innate rock cave on the banks of river IB at Brajarajnagar which is roughly 30km. from Jharsuguda railway station.One can get down to the basilica by the iron stairs. It is a absolutely nice easily accomplished task spot.It is connected over Bus and Rail from Dist. Head Quarter , Jharsuguda.

Pahadi Mandir(ପହଡି ମନ୍ଦିର)

Pahadi mandir is covering at the eclipse of a tiny hill on the eastern lees of Jharsuguda at a outstrip of 3km from Jharsuguda Railway Station & 3.5 km from bus stand.Lord Shiva is worshipped at the temple.Tourist can dig the dressy scene of the jharsuguda town from the transcend of the hill.One can reach there through local conveyance.


Phurlijharan is a established water fall about 30 Ft in height and has a special charm of its secure which is fifteen Kilometres from Bhawanipatna. The area anticipate surrounded by an evergreen desert, which devote the entire atmosphere a pleasant touch.The multicoloured rainbow created aside sunrays sinking on the scattered water particles of the fall is an pleasant sight subsequent seen.Nearest Railway Station to Kalahandi is at Kesinga at distance of 45 km away from the heart of Kalahandi city.Taxi services are accessible from railway station to Kalahandi.Kalahandi is connected by regular bus services from many proper cities in the state including Koraput, Bhubaneswar and Berhampur.

Ampani Hills

Ampani Hills is a well known of the prime attractions in the Kalahandi District which is 77 K.Ms from Bhawanipatna. A frolicking valley called "Haladigundi" in this hill range display some another story features merit to the reflected rays on the sun. The objects of nightmare in the valley materialize yellow in the morning.At the alongside Behera Reservoir and Ambapani Sanctuary part of animals a well known as sambar, spotted dear and black panthers can be spotted.Nearest Railway Station to Kalahandi is at Kesinga at distance of 45 km away from the heart of Kalahandi city. Taxi services are available from railway station to Kalahandi. Kalahandi is connected by regular bus services from many important cities in the state including Koraput, Bhubaneswar and Berhampur.


Dokarichanchara is a picnic or tourist place located in the village Kokasara, on the border of Kalahandi and Nabarangpur district.Dokarichanchara is famous due to its two famous waterfalls, Dokaridara and Bhanyaraghumara.The Dokaridhara falls from a pitch of 200ft, which is surrounded by beautiful stoned hills. Maa Dokari Devi is also been worshiping at this place since a conceive time.The another waterfall is Bhanyaraghumara waterfalls, which falls from a zenith of 150ft height. You can see the snazzy hill stations Yogi Pahad and Rani Pahad adjoining it.In presentation, the classified Gudahandi accommodation aside it makes this place preferably prominent. The Gudahandi cave was named due to its vision as a jaggery (guda) pot (handi). The best time to visit this place is during December to March. From capital town Bhubaneswar, it is around 550 km by road; there are many secluded buses run daily to Dharmagarh and Kokasara, which are the nearest towns to this place. Otherwise, the nearest railway station is Kesinga; where regular trains are accessible from Bhubaneswar.

Belkhandi Temple

Belkhandi Temple placed on the confluence of the river Tel and Uttei, two tributaries of the river Mahanadi, Belkhandi has gained prominence as a centre of religious activities and archaeological importance with a picture-sque site.Besides the sanctuary, lie here the ruins of some 12th Century monuments that have been excavated recently. Among the sculptures unearthed images of Sapta Matruka (Seven Mother Goddesses) and Uma Maheswar arenote-worthy.The ruins of Belkhandi are preserved in a thick museum neighboring to the sanctuary premises.This dormitory is 67 K.Ms from Bhawanipatna.


The snazzy hill station Daringbadi is resting in the highland orientation of Dense Forest of Daringabadi Kandhamal Dist. of Odisha. It is generally known as "Kashmir of Odisha".Daringbadi, a vast outlook at the apex of virtually 3000 ft/915m moreover the sea level is accomplished with natural bounties a well known as like jungles, coffee gardens and jazzy valleys.This hill station experiences a snowfall savor situation during winter where the dew freezes around winters.

The mercury dips flat 0 breadth in the rapidly morning hours of winters, which cause the dew collected on the grass to freeze.Daringbadi is chime in a beautiful glare surrounded by thick rain forests by the whole of wild animals, and is an ideal summer resort. These locations also mean as epitome picnic notice for the tourists to rejoice. This pretty hill precedence is 100 kms from Phulbani and 50 kms from Balliguda 251 kms from state capital.Daringbadi can be reached from Bhubaneswar and other pertinent places of the attitude by continual bus services. The nearest rapid transit station is at Berhampur which is approximately 120 kms distance.

Putudi Waterfall

Putudi waterfall is placed at a outstrip of seldom 15 km from the place of Phulbani.Putudi is a place of innate beauty where river Salunki falls from the zenith of 60 ft forming an bewitched ambience.The roaring look of the fall with dense desert all during creates a provocative sensation.This dwelling is such of the blanket beauty apartment of Odisha inasmuch as of its aggregation of green forest and as well as the waterfall.Also this dormitory is getting thousands of visitors all month inasmuch as of the restraint of this place.Phulbani is accessible with Bhubaneswar, Berhampur, and other pertinent places of the spot by regular public bus service. All types of road commute facilities are connected to this place.Nearest profession railway outlook is Phulbani.


Belghar presents a panoramic recognize of comfortable and sinuous hills and proficient with bountiful scenic beauty.It is inhabited by Kutia Kondha folk, who inherit the age old tradition of food gathering and dormitory dwelling. They are indeed friendly and hospitable. More noticeable and encountered is the wild period especially elephants.Belghar, a hamlet situated virtually 2555ft above the sea directly is literally much suitable for bold trekking to the nearby hills. This area is also famous for cane works. Also every month thousands of tourist visit this place to getting an amazing experience. Belghar is 165kms from Phulbani and 70 kms from Balliguda. It is accessible with good motorable road.


Chakapad is situate on the bank of river Burtunga.This place is attractive as an compatible centre of Saivism. Lord Siva is worshipped already stated as Birupakshya, Anandeswara and Jageswara mutually great considered opinion and deference in three diverse magnificent temples. Mostly this basilica getting thousands of devotees every month because of power of the sanctuary and also the basilica is celebrating multiple types of festivals. The festivals savor Sivaratri,Sitalsasthi and Rasha Purnima are influential here. Chakapada is approximately 55 km from Phulbani. It is a outskirts having continual bus communication with Phulbani via Tikabali.


Balaskumpa is approximately 15 kms from Phulbani at Kandhamala dist.This place is prominent for goddess Barala devi basilica who is believed anticipated the christ of the world. Pillasalunki Dam abode which is an model and fascinating place for picnic and sight seing is unattended 3 kms from this spot. Dashahara Puja is influential mutually considerable pomp and show.The house of this area visit the Goddess as a rule on multiple occasions especially on Dashahara. Phulbani is connected with Bhubaneswar, Berhampur, and other significant places of the state by continual public transportation service.

Sri Sri Baladev Jew Temple

Baladev Jew Temple is situated in Ichhapur, Kendrapara, Odisha. Sri Sri Baladev Jew Temple is such of the crucial temples of Orissa.The area covered separately structure is 2 Acre 6 Decimile. The total area is distributed into 2 parts. First pattern includes different temples and second part is garden. The boundary wall around the basilica is 14 feet high.There are four prevailing parts of Baladev Jew Temple are Sri Mandir, Natya Mandir, Bhoga Mandap and Mukhashala. The prevailing temple pitch is 75 feet and width is 40 feet.Many festivals are celebrated there like car festival,gajalaxmi puja,kartika purnima,kali puja etc.Kendrapara is also known as Tulasi Keshrta and Gupta Kshetra.

Bhitara Kanika

Bhitarkanika National Park is a dweller park situate in the Kendrapara District Odisha in eastern India. Bhitarkanika, a wilderness life reserve is known world wide as ingrained breeding hold of Ceocodiles. It is covered by all of deep mangrove forests and blue rivers and was reported a sanctuary on 21.04.1975.Core area of 145 square kilometre of the Bhitarkanika Wild Sanctuary, spread over 672sqkm, has been designated as a National Park since 1998.The park is home to the caught Saltwater Crocodile (Crocodylus porosus), White Crocodile, Indian python, King Cobra, black ibis, darters and many disparate species of green plant and fauna.The dweller park and wildlife sanctuary is inundated by a zip code of rivers - Brahmani, Baitarni, Dhamra, Pathsala and others.It bouncecel be approached by road from Rajnagar via Khola Check gate. It is virtually 30 Kms. from Rajnagar by road. Dangmal can also be approached from Gupti by barge through Patsala river and then Bhitarkanika nala in that order. Gupti is approximately 25 Kms. from Rajnagar and Dangmal is 1 Hr. 15 minutees boat trip by barge from Gupti. Dangmal can be approached from Chandbali by barge in Baitarani, Brahmani and the Khola creek in the Bhitarkanika Nala in that order. Travelling by boat is advisable as it entails a provocative experience.

Aul Palace

Aul Palace is situated nearby Aul township. It is an ferocious palace spread over 40 acres of land.Other structures like Rajbati, Ranimahal, Ghodashala, Bhandar, Udyan, Pramoda Udyan, Debalaya, Devi mandir are included in the palace. it was built in a convenient atmosphere near a river.At a nearer place, lies the burial place of famous freedom fighter Dharanidhar Bhuyan.

Kanika Palace

Kanika palace is placed in Rajkanika Block of Kendrapada dist,Odisha.Kanika Palace is a gigantic dormitory constructed individually King of Kanika, Rajendra Narayan Bhanja Deo. It is constructed on an area of 4 acres of territory and the pitch of the structure is 75 feet. Kanika palace is the peaceful proof of glorious history of Kendrapara. This dwelling is completely 50 km from the district headquarters. One can reach there by taking the bus from kendrapara to Rajkanika.

False Point Port

In head of the Batighar, it was the first modern port of Orissa coastline. At the mouth of tide Mahanadi & Jamboo, this port was commissioned in the year 1855 and was in unavailable condition till 22nd October 1924.There was a submerged ship in the aside sea, which is the calling up of the past glory.One can reach at False Point Port via Jambu. You can take taxi from around to reach at Jambu. It is 40 Km away from Kendrapara town. Then by barge you can conclude at the historic place, False Point Port.

Batighar(Light House)

Batighar is covering in a hinterland named Batighar, on the other bank of river Kharinasi at Kendrapada dist. The pitch is 125 feet, bottom line wall is 15 feet thick. The thickness at land on the level is 10 feet. To finish the top, 138 steps made of cement concrete and a 16-step ladder are there. Construction about lighthouse was directed on 6 December 1836 and it was lighted on 16 October 1837.The stones used were transported from Barabati Fort, Cuttack. Once upon a time, this was known as Kaudia Dwip and used as hunting ground of Kujanga Kings. It is deprived with enjoyable natural beauty. Batighra was the first lighthouse installed in the eastern coast of India. One can reach Kharinasi by taxi from Kendrapara. It is 50 Km away from Kendrapara. Then by barge or Desi Danga you can reach at the historic dormitory, Batighar Tourist place.

Ghatagaon Maa Tarini Temple

Ghatagaon in placed on the highway between Jajpur and Keonjhar.It is the main crypt of Maa Tarini who is regarded as the embodiments of Shakti.There is also Ghatakeswar Mahesh Shiva sanctuary build nearby the Tarini temple. The colour of the face of the Goddess in this sanctuary is red and she has two huge eyes.It is reputed by the local people that King of Kendujhar was bringing Tarinini Maa from puri to Kendujhar by all of a preessence that if he turn back then she'll not urge further. The King was riding a horse and Goddess was following her to Kendujhar. King could understand that Maa Tarini was sealed behind from the sound of her ornaments but nearby the ghatagaon in the deep forest the sound of the ornaments didn't came and the majesty looked back thinking that she's not coming. But Maa Tarini was coming and due to the forest mud her ornaments sounds was not coming. Due to the preessence Maa tarini stayed there and worshiped as the queen of Forest.

Thousands of devotees visit the place overall the year to worship the Goddess.Ghatagaon is only 50 km from Keonjhar town. Tourists visiting Ghatagaon have to pick the bus Services from Bhubaneswar to Keonjhar. Tourists travelling by bus can find also approach bus services to Ghatagaon Pitha Mandir. Those who commute by train the nearest Railway Station is Harichandanpur.


Gonasika is a beloved hill resting in the Keonjhar District of Orissa. The dormitory is considered to be the genealogy of the River Baitarani and has a rich historical value. In article, this is the place from where the stream starts flowing. A little away from the relate of foundation, the river goes under hold and hence called Guptaganga only to be seen jumping at the heels of a short distance overall a stone projection looking like the nostril of a cow. This place is restrained by a ending of valleys and sylvan hills of varying colours, the dwelling is favored as a centre of pilgrimage for the sanctuary of Brahmeswar Mahadev established along the side of river Baitarani.The scenic appeal of the dwelling is seldom charming. It is 33 kms. from Keonjhar unsound of which trade buses are available for 24 kms. for rest 9 kms tourist will must go by occupied vehicles.


Sitabinji is 30 kms from Keonjhar province of Odisha and Situated along the side of river Sita. The regard has gained spotlight as a place of having ferocious fresco painting on a rock shelter called Ravan Chhaya which is looking appreciate a half opened umbrella. The painting depicts a royal procession.Tourists can visit Sitabinj by using the bus Services from Bhubaneswar to Keonjhar. Tourist can also choose selected Autorickshaw and Other Vehicles are accessible at Keonjhar to visit the spot.

Murga Mahadev

Murga mahadev sanctuary is situated beside a perennial spring of Thakurani hill in Champua Sub Division of Keonjhar District. Lord Shiva is considered to be the virtually powerful among generally the Gods individually tribes about place. There is a tale that a well known who visits the place permanently gets their anticipation fulfilled. Lord Shiva never lets anyone return empty-handed.Murga Mahadev is well known for its cascading waterfall that casts a magical suggest on the local citizens and tourists as well.This place is 70 km from Keonjhar.Regular service buses are available upto Bileipada 64 kms from Keonjhar and the rest 6 kms, stable weather road.

Gundichaghagi Waterfall

Gundichaghai is a well known waterfall in the Keonjhar district of Odisha. It is beloved for a compact charming waterfall virtually 50 ft. steep on the river Mudala. There is dressy green forest situated on both sides of the waterfall that makes the place in a superior way magnificent. It is epitome for picnic during winter.It is 65 km from Keonjhar and 12 kms from ghatagaon.


Bhimkund is located doubtless on the boundary borderfrontier between the districts Kendujhar and Mayurbhanj, at a outstrip of virtually 100 km from Keonjhar. There is a myth which is associated mutually the elect of the reservoir. The locals do require that Bhima who is the second Pandava in Mahabharata had a bath in this stockpile and this is the reason for that cause the place is referred to so.Here river Vaitarani flows through a gorge in steps forming a ending of picturesque rapids till it settles full in the mingle called "BHIMKUND".During Makar Festival in the month of January thousands of people stash here to amount to be asked their holy dip.The tank is believed to have measureless depth.Locals claim, water laid on the line of Bhimkund soar roughly 30 meters when last Tsunami beat in 2004.The dwelling is exemplar for picnickers.The place can be approached from Dhenkikote (20 Kms.) on State Highway No 11 connecting Keonjhar and Panikoili.


Hadagarh is the Dam on the tide Salandi in ANANDAPUR subdivision of Keonjhar. It is an epitome picnic spot for around the year. The scenic charisma of the regard is literally charming. An consideration bunglow of Irrigation Deptt. Is there to cater good deed facilities to the tourist. It is 35 kms. From Anandapur and 43 kms from Bhadrak.One can approach the spot either from Bhadrak or from Anandapur route by bus,trekker and taxi etc.


Badaghagara is immovable at a transcend of 9 km from the district headquarters (Kendujhar) of Keonjhar district. It is beloved for a tiny charming waterfall virtually 200ft. high on the river Mudala over resting amidst lavish green forest.Being a versed source of water, a dam has constructed on the downstream side. It is exemplar for picnic during winter. It is situated at a distance of 3 kilometers on the downstream of Sanaghagara Waterfalls.Tourists visiting Badaghagara have to obtain the bus Services from Bhubaneswar to Keonjhar. Tourist can furthermore choose hired Autorickshaw and Other Vehicles are available at Keonjhar to visit the spot. Those who travel by train the nearest Railway Station is kendujhargarh.


Sana Ghagara is situate in the Keonjhar district at a outstrip of virtually 08 K.Ms from Keonjhar town on the National Highway No.- 6 towards Sambalpur. The Machha Kandana, a tiny river, plunges from a pitch of 30.5 metres in two drops. It is a tiny 100 ft. steep and snazzy waterfall, bountiful for outing. The area where the waterfall exists forms a reduce valley which is V-shaped in nature. The hills and pediments are very steep and the rock formation is of Doleritic and Granitic origin.The area is spread over 488 Ha. In a flashy tract mutually characteristic knitted deciduous and miscellaneous description of forest vegetation. It is a well known of the famous picnic spots of Kendujhar District. Thousands of tourists gat as far as to the place ubiquitous the year.Tourists visiting Sanaghagara have to enlist the bus Services from Bhubaneswar to Keonjhar. Tourist can also hired Autorickshaw and Other Vehicles are available at Keonjhar to visit the spot.


Kandadhar Waterfalls is a amply beloved waterfall resting at the Keonjhar district in Odisha.The waterfall is approaching as such of the transcend twelve waterfalls in the country.It is famous for a waterfall of practically 500 ft in pitch amidst stately green forest.This waterfall is a smoking waterfall inasmuch as of the "Smoke like" view created by the aerosol of the narrowing waters of the waterfall at this spot. It is an model place for picnic.Khandadhar is 60 km from Keonjhar town. Tourists visiting Khandadhar have to engage the bus Services from Bhubaneswar to Keonjhar. Tourist can further choose occupied Autorickshaw and Other Vehicles are accessible at Keonjhar to visit the spot.

Chilika Lake

Chilika is Situated at a distance of 100 km from the state capital Bhubaneswar.Chilika lake is the largest lake of the country and is attractive worldwide as a ‘Bird Sanctuary’.The largest brackish water lake in the Asia by all of lovely spots relish bird sanctuary, a winter place for migratory birds, famous sanctuary island Kalijal, water sports abstract and other tiny islands that are spread all completely the lake.Chilika, the largest abhorrent water lake in Asia covering an area of overall 1,100 sq. km is a copious attraction for the tourists for fishing, bird watching and boating. The lake is prevented with impulsive scenic beauty. The Indian Naval Training center is furthermore situated nearby.Buses and taxis to Chilika are available at Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Puri and Berhampur. Autorickshaws are available at Balugaon for Barkul.


Dhauligiri is assigned to at a distance of 15 km from Bhubaneswar. The rock edict of Dhauli bears the rapidly history of Kalinga and this rock censure was engraved by Emperor Ashoka.The Peace Pagoda built by the Kalinga Nippon Budha Sangha in 1973 and known as Shanti Stupa.Also a well known old Shiva sanctuary is present in the outstrip of the hill.The proclamations of Emperor Achok are recorded in prakrit explanation in bhramin manuscript on the rock of Dhauli on the Southeast end.There are unattended a few buses especially plying to the caves but there are heaps going by the alongside by road junction. Otherwise you can furthermore avail private cars and taxi is from Bhuwaneswar station.

Khandagiri-Udayagiri Cave

Khandagiri and Udayagiri these duplex hills are placed in Bhubaneswar. The prevalent Attractions of this place are the Rock edicts of majesty Kharavela built in 1st-2nd century BC.There are 117 caves in these duplex hills. The Rani Gumpha is the largest cave in the Udaygiri hill. Another beloved cave called the Hati Gumpha.There are approximately 40 rock break off cave adoring one and the other hills separated by a road.

It is believed that the founder of Jain belief, Mahavir had visited Udayagiri and khandagiri in the 6th Century B.C. Modern scholars are of the reception that the Udayagiri cave complex was furthermore a theatre complex. Emperor Kharvela was a trustworthy and a copious patron of culture. It is usable that he had created the caves for evaluate of Jain ascetics as abundantly as for cultural shows.Also every month thousands of tourist visit this place to getting an unpredictable experience.


Atri is placed in the village of Baghamari, at the distance of 42 km from Bhubaneswar and virtually 14 km from Khordha bus stand. The place Atri is excellent known to generally and furthermore prominent for its hot sculpture springs.The waters of the spring having the temperature of 55 degrees-Centigrade and are believed to have medicinal properties.There is a Bathing Complex of Govt. of Orissa at Atri . The Tourists can dig by the steam bath in the Bathing Complex .The famous Shrine Lord Hatakeswar basilica is established in Atri . The sanctuary is the venue of a epic annual fair Makar Jatra, on the date of Makar Sankranti .The nearest railway station to atri is Khurda Road, which 14 kms. away. Taxi, auto-rickshaw can be selected at the station.

Nandan Kanan ZOO

Nandan Kanan National Park is resting 20 Km from Bhubaneswar, capital city of Odisha, India. The name Nandan Kanan means Garden of Pleasure, which gets justified when a well known enters the park. In this dwelling disparate types of birds and animals are present their. This biological garden comprises of attractions a well known as a beautifully carved lake, ropeways, toy train, white tiger safari, lion safari and varieties of species.Nandan kanan is a Zoo that is attractive for the rare white tigers that are bred here.It also hosts a lion safari,a botanical garden and a natural lake within its precincts. Kanjia Lake which is a place of inspire for the boating lover. The white tigers present here makes it rare across the world. A botanical crypt is besides present in the premises. This place is such of the loved tourist destination of Odisha because of multiple types spots are present in this place for tourist. the zoo is an extend attraction to both children and adults. The nearest railway station to Nandankanan is Barang Station which 3 kms from Nandankanan.The city Buses are also available alongside the railway Station From which Travelers can get direct Bus to Nandankanan.


Hirapur is a village with sanctuary of sixty-four yoginis.Presently There are 63 statues accessible and situated in circular edict inside the sanctuary wall.A ten armed deity called Mahamaya , bearing terrible notice is worshipped here. There is an image of Eka Pada Bhairava Bhairava by all of one leg in the assembly of godlings.The distinctive yogini temple of Orissa is at Ranipur-Jharial in Balangir district. Other two temples are situated out of the Orissa state.The nearest railway station to Hirapur is Bhubaneswar, which 16kms Away. Taxi can be busy at the station.The nearest Bus Stop is Balikati which 4km away from Hirapur. Auto Rickshaw can be hired at bus stop.


Lingaraj sanctuary is the largest and practically famous Lord Shiva sanctuary in Orissa. The central high rise building of the sanctuary is 180 ft (55 m) tall. The sanctuary is believed to be built by the kings from the Somavamsi dynasty, with later additions from the Ganga rulers. Lingaraj, faithfully means the despot of Lingam,Shivaratri is the main festival celebrated annually in Phalgun month when thousands of devotees visit the temple.Chandan Yatra is a 22-day festival celebrated in the temple.


Barunei sanctuary is covering on the attractive Barunei hill at a distance of 32 km from Bhubaneswar and 3kms from Khurda. At the top of the hill is the basilica of Barunai with goddesses Varunai and Karuani. A beautiful stream flows from the hills which is known as Swarna Ganga.This place is among such of the virtually significant memorable places of Orissa.


Bhubaneswar is the capital of Odisha. Bhubaneswar, popularly known as the sanctuary city of India due to its large number of ancient temples. Most notable among them being Lingaraj Temple, Kedar Gouri, Ram Mandir, Iscon temple,Swarnajaleswara temple,Brahmeswara temple,Megheswara temple,Parasurameswar temple,Rajarani temple,Siddheswara temple etc.It also features attractions like: State Museum, Bindusagar tank, Rabindra Mandap, Raj Bhavan, Legislative Assembly, Nandankanan, a number of parks & gardens and is the shopping center of Odisha.

Gupteswar Temple

Gupteswar is a cave sanctuary located on the banks of Kolab River, virtually 80 km from Koraput.Lord Shiva outshine at Gupteswar, the beloved cave shrine art an adjunct of atop a full limestone hill, surrounded by snazzy countryside. The sacred “Lingam” called Gupteswar, meaning, “Hidden God”.The famous Mahashivaratri festival is influential in the sanctuary in a epic way by a large number of devotees.This is a very beautiful place.

Duduma Waterfall

Duduma Waterfall is a absolutely beautiful waterfall entrenched in Machkund, Koraput,Odisha.The majestic waterfall, further known as "Matsya Tirtha" falls from a pitch of 175 meters. Duduma is virtually 92 km from Koraput and roughly 200 km from Visakhapatnam. Its waters support a large hydroelectric project called Machkund Hydro Electric Power Project.The green hills and the surrounding has a panoramic view. Ankadeli is another place of attraction aside Duduma waterfall. It is situate at a distance of 3 kms from Duduma where tribal society people sell forest products to the visitors.The antiquated tribe of 'Bondas' live nearby this waterfalls. It has two sub-waterfalls a well known on the Orissa residue and the distinctive on the Andhra Pradesh side. It is such of the outstanding tourist spots in Southern India.

Sabara Srikhetra

Sabara Shrikhetra is a snazzy Jagannath Temple entrenched on a hilltop in Koraput.Sabar Srikshetra approach the Srikshetra of Sabar Peoples in Odisha where a nifty Jagannath Temple has been built at a pitch of 940 mts above the sea level.'Rathyatra' festival of Lord Jagannath is celebrated here and thousands people. Every year, a popular tribal festival called ‘Parab’ is organized here by UNICEF. Different dance and art forms of tribal’s are performed during the festival.

Kolab Dam

Kolab Dam has an acclivity of approximately 3000 ft above the sea on the level on Kolab River.There is a water stockpile built around the Kolab river and a Hydro-Electricity Plant is situate there. Kolab Dam is a snazzy and scenic picnic spot that stands on the river Kolab.This is a dressed to the teeth place for boating and enjoying picnics.


Ammakunda is covering at Khoirput Block of Malkanagiri dist adjoining about 70 km from the district headquarter. This place is known for a natural water fall and prospective flow of water forming a narrow gorge.The fishes found in that devour are quite friendly to the human being and are believed to be the form of Lord Vishnu in"Matsya Avatar". This area is restrained by dense forest and tiny hillocks.Tourists visiting Ammakunda have to pick the bus Services from Jeypore to Chitrakonda. They choose to bought a one way ticket at Ammakunda. Those who commute by enable the nearest Railway Station is Jeypore.

Bhairabi Temple

Bhairavi Temple is resting at a outstrip of 3 Kms. from the Malkangiri Town. The providence is believed to be worshiped individually King of Malkangiri whose castle s remnants are as well as rest on the Raja Rani Hill just infront of Bhairavi temple. A famous Shiva Linga is found in the alongside by "Goi Hill". The zenith of the Shiva Linga is preferably that 6 feet and ot is claimed full is comparatively gaining heights.A favored “Tarini Temple” is assigned to at a distance of 2 Kms consequently from main Malkangiri town directed Jaypore district.

Balimela Dam

Balimela Reservoir covering on tide Sileru a tributary of the Godavari tide has been constructed by united agreement of Odisha and Andhra Predesh.Balimela dam is known for a Hydero-electric Project.The 360 MW capacity is generated by diverting the Balimela waters to the Potteru sub-river basin.Surrounded by splendid green forests this place is exemplar for picnickers.


Manyamkonda is a well known of the GPs of Kalimela Block and is covering at a distance of approximately 90 Kms from the District Headquarter. Famous God of the Malkangiri (Lord Mahaprabhu) is being worshiped here. Every alternate year the famous festival known as "Bada Yatra" of Malkangiri begins from this dwelling to Malkangiri "Mauli Maa Temple". Three deities namely "Kanam Raju","Pota Raju" , "Bal Raju" who are respectively Lord Krishna and Pandav princes Bhima and Arjuna are worshiped in this festival. Bus services are accessible from Malkangiri to Podia. Manyamkunda is located only at a distance of two kilometers from Podia.

Bonda Hills

Bonda Hill is covering at Khoirputput Block of Malkangiri District which is 80 Kilometers away from Malkangiri district headquarter.This is the living place of Bondas,the ancient tribal community in Malkangiri District.The place is surrounded on all sides by dense hilly forest. The Bondas of the dwelling even now remain nacked, and it is believed that they were cursed by Godess Sita, as they laughed at her while she was bathing in a kunda which is named as Sita Kunda at Bonda Hill. There is a well known specific festival called "Patkhanda Vatra" at Mudulipada which is celebrated by them in the month of January separately Bondas anywhere they worship a sword. They divine that this cannon is follow Pandavas.Tourist can further find bus services from Malkangiri to Khairaput. Private Taxi, Jeep and Autorickshaw are accessible at Khairaput is nearer to Bonda Hills.

Satiguda Dam

Satiguda Dam is resting at a transcend of 8 Kms. from Malkangiri Town. The Reservoir provides irrigation facility to the alongside by cultivable land overall the year.Boating facility is further available inside the Reservoir, which attracts visitors as amply as the trade union people. Lord Shiva is being worshiped alimentary a cave aside the Dam. A guest habitat of Irrigation Department of Government of Orissa is built which provides accommodation to the official VIPs.


The antique capital of the Bhanja rules, Khiching lies virtually 205 Km away from Balasore and 150 km from Baripada. There is a famous basilica known as Kichakeswari Temple is sited in Bahalda, the capital of Mayurbhanj promised land in the 14th century.This basilica is zealous to Goddess Kichakeswari, the basilica is known for its architectural beauty. The sanctuary dedicated to her is built perfectly of chlorite slabs and rare of it kind in India.There is further museum adjoining the sanctuary where several old status, sculptures, arts etc are engaged preserved.One of the masterpiece attractions of Khiching is a basilica dedicated to Goddess Chamunda, known for its amazing precise carvings. Regular van services are accessible from Baripada and Keonjhar. Frequent trekker services are accessible too.


The national park Simlipal is entrenched at the Mayurbhanj district of Odisha and 17 km from the district headquarter Baripada. The Simlipal National Park is popularly known as Simlipal tiger reserve. Simlipal National Park in the year 1973 was designated tiger reserve. India Govt in the year 1994 issued that creating the Similipal Biosphere Reserve.The Simlipal National Park total area covered is 845.70 square kilometers.About 1076 grade of mammals, 29 types of reptiles and 231 sub class of birds are the delighted possession about plateau. Several rivers like Budhabalanga, Khairi, salandi, Palpala, etc. initiate from the hills.

The Barehipani Waterfall and Joranda waterfall at Simlipal are another masterpiece attractions for tourists.The park is known for its Tigers, Leopards and Elephants, Hill Mynah and Orchids.One can experience this mystifying reserve by approach of Jeep Safari.During May-June, a lavish number of ORCHIDS blossom, exotically coloured and strangely shaped.Generally 4 to 5 varieties blossom at a time for few days, at the same time others patiently wait for their turn. In precise terms, Simlipal National Park is rarely the place to observe nature at its best.


Bhimkund waterfall is situate at the Bajna hinterland in Mayurbhanj district Odisha.This waterfall is placed in the center position of Kendujhar and Mayurbhanj districts and 40 km from Karanjia.Bhimkund has a mythological importance as it is believed that the second Pandav 'Bhim' took bath in 'Bhimkund' around their exile.This waterfall is an natural water tank that is creating the place of beauty. Makara Festival is celebrated here overmuch year, in the month of January.As for local peoples are tell that In 2004 year the Bhimkund waterfall water on the level soar approximately 30 meter in the breathe Tsunami hit.The place is ideal for picnickers.The place can further be approached from Dhenkikote (20 Kms.) on S.H. No 11 connecting Keonjhar and Panikoili. it is comparatively 100 km from Keonjhar. All types of road commute facilities are accessible to this place.


Devkund waterfall is situate at Mayurbhanj district of Odisha and found at a distance of 65 km from Baripada and 110 km from Baleswar. Deokund waterfall is popularly recognize as "bathtub of Gods and Goddess".there are 5 waterfalls which slip into Kund and thus the place further named as Pancha Kunda. These 5 waterfalls are Amrit Kund, Ghrita Kund, Haladi Kund, Devkund and Devi Kund. The hill eclipse temple of Goddess Ambika is a distinctive attraction of the place.This place is such of the outstanding and charming picnic spot of Odisha.No bus service is accessible to the spot. One can hire taxis/Jeeps from Baripada and Udala.


At a distance of 44 km from Baripada, is the sanctuary of Manatri, to what place Lord Shiva presides in the construct of Kakharua Baidyanath.This sanctuary is zealous to Lord Shiva and boasts of a rare architectural style. The sanctuary has a dressy architecture whatever the walls of the sanctuary, description virtually the Mayurbhanj Royal Family is written in Oriya script. In the western side of the basilica, there are remains of an vicious fort.The river Gangahar and water channels surround the sanctuary from three sides. During the months of February and March, the Sivaratri festival of ten-day celebration takes place here, which is a masterpiece attraction here.Also this dormitory is getting thousands of devotees in individually festivals of this temple.

Ramatirtha Crocodile Project

Ramatirtha crocodile project is entrenched at Jasipur of Mayubhanj dist Odisha.The Ramatirtha center, meant for Mugger crocodiles, initially started by all of eggs and juveniles of Mugger procured from Tamilnadu. In 1984, alternately crocodile breeding was accomplished at the Centre and since then at least 1500 eggs have been hatched.Breeding of Mugger crocodiles was, anyway, hampered due to desire of funds from the Government. The number of researchers furthermore declined as they sometimes found complete species for their research.A inquiry report effective by a collection of PG students of the department of Wildlife and Conservation Biology of North Odisha University in 2003 revealed that preferably than 150 Muggers were shifted to disparate river systems in Similipal National Park.

Apart from getting engrossed in conservation and shifting of crocodiles, the breeding centre had further undertaken a research on the crocodile species. Researchers stopped visiting the centre as their crowd declined due to distinct reasons. Now the Centre has only two female and a male crocodile.The timing of open the gate is 9am-12pm and 3pm-6pm.The entry fee at the gate per head is Rs. 5, fee for fourwheeler Rs. 50 and for feast Rs.200. Tourist can also enjoy a meusium in which one can see a artificial jungle and wild animals. There is a tiny waterfall which is another magnetism of this place. Mythologically it is believed that when Lord Ram,Laxman,Devi Sita had taken rest at this place during their vanavas. Jasipur is virtually 94 km from Baripada, on the National Highway 6. Bus service are accessible to Jasipur and Ramatirtha is walkable distance from the NH-6.

Yogeswar Temple

Yogeswar basilica is sitting on the bank of river jonk at Nuapada dist Odisha which is 20kms as a deduction from the dist headquarter.The crypt is not absolutely old; a Shiva lingam has been installed in its interiors.A “Jugal Murti” of Shiba-Parvati craved out of single stone is resting as his spiritual giftin the sanctum -sanctorium Ram sanctuary is located down hill. 40 ft. hanuman picture is another of the attraction.There is a lot of scope for Boating in the Reservoir of the U.J.I.P. It has also been eventual to start the Dist Museum and Pantha Nivas at the Dam site.The road that takes you to the sanctuary is surrounded by greenery laced hills. Nuapada is connected mutually all undergo motorable roads to Bhubaneswar.Nearest railhead is at Nuapada Road 3-kms on Vizang-Raipur line on East Coast Railway.


Patalganga, a tourist notice located permanently 30 km from Khariar at Nuapada dist Odisha.Here, you will oversee an too flowing spring whose water is guessing to be sacred.It is a nice observe in the heart of nature by all of a perennial spring, the mineral deposit of which is eventual as sacred as that of the holy Ganges. Legends have it that Laxman and Sita visited the spot completely their relegate where Sita felt thirsty. Laxman pierced the ground with his arrow occasioning the inauguration of the spring.Pilgrims approach here to require bath overall lunar and solar eclipses.From Nuapada it is completely 95 KM as a deduction towards Khariar and Boden. From Boden it is completely 5 KM away.


Budhikomana houses the famous basilica of 'Pataleswar' constrained of bricks in 'Pancharatha' style incredible in the state. A epicure of art and construction finds huge pleasure in observing the offbeat facets about place. It is further a popular pilgrim center in the locality.By Road 36 Km. from Nuapada and 46 Km. from Khariar is accessible by a good motorable road.By Rail Nearest railhead is at Harishankar Road-40 K.Ms.

Rajeev Udyan

On the left of the dam down the slopes of hill sprawls a replica of the Brundaban Garden. The snazzy Garden is known as Rajiv Udyan. The srinkling water within a flowering ring presents a lavish sight. Colourful lightingng acquire to its be witchery at nigh and the rustic music played in the premises creates a soothing chance on your senses.Nuapada is connected with all weather motorable roads to Bhubaneswar, Orissa and Raipur, Chhatishgarh and various other cities of the state NH 217.

Godhus Waterfall

Godhus Waterfall is Situated at a zenith of 30mtr, the fall is very much limber in rainy and winter season and gain dried in summer. A Shiva sanctuary is further located here and is a pilgrimage place for thousands of devotees. Every year, Baisakhi Fair takes place here, where lavish number of people gather.The notice is greater fascinating during rainy season when lengthy water is displaced down.This is a beautiful notice to visit and to dig picnic. It is 30 KM from Nupada District Headquarter.

Chandan Dhara

Chandan Dhara is a Natural waterfall covering at Jharigam block of Chacha Panchayat amidst analytical forest which is practically 90 Kms from Nabarangpur of Odisha. The dwelling is also influential for a ingrained Shiva Lingam. During Kartika Purnima, Sivaratri Large numbers of people wrapped for holy dip in the waterfall. Chandan Dhara is an epitome location for outings and picnic.Chandan Dhara is roughly 100 Kms from Nabarangpur towards Umerkote via Jharigaon. Regular bus services are accessible to Nabarangpur from dominant cities of Orissa.Taxi or auto rickshaws are to be occupied from Nabarangpur concerning Chandan Dhara.

Deer Park

Deer Park is situate at 2km from Papadahandi of Nabarangpur District. Tourist can see deers in the zoo and also dig this charisma of Nature already stated at the Deer Park.Watching Natures bounties from the regard tower in this park is a unbelievable experience.Regular bus services are accessible to Nabarangpur from major cities of Orissa. Taxis and auto rickshaws are to be occupied for Deer Park especially 10 Kms from Nabarangpur towards Papadahandi.

Hirli Danger

Hirli Danger is situate at Gandhinagar of Nabarangpur town Odisha.Just along the side of Nabarangpur city is a hillock by the whole of profuse scenic appeal and realized serenity favorite by visitors to retire easily from the madding proliferate though so accomplish to the town. An ancient statue of lord Tirupati found and being worshiped. Watch towers, a park is constructed by District Administration.This dormitory is attractive for its scenic charisma and is a suitable place for picnic.Hirli Dangar is virtually 2 Kms from Nabarangpur.One can easily reach Hirli Dangar by auto rickshaws accessible from Nabarangpur.


Papadahandi is situate at 12 km from Nabarangpur. This place is favored for Shaiva sepulcher and fateful antiquity Sahid Stamba. Large number of devotee visits this tourist place on the season of Sivaratri, Kartika Punima and Srabana Purnima.One can conclude Papadahandi by hiring taxis from Nabarangpur. Regular transportation services are accessible to Nabarangpur from major cities of orissa.


Podagada fort is covering at a eclipse of 52 km from Nabarangpur town. The set of Podagad hill ranges 11 km lengthwise and 3.5 km in width (6.8 mi × 2.2 mi). It was 17 tiny hills meshed up with each other. The favored historical place where Brahmin inscriptions are found.The colourful tribals, Bhairab sanctuary, Alekhamahima basilica, footprints of Laxmi, Sati Stone can been seen, Podagad is excellent for Trekking, Picnic and for act Tourism.It was the seat on Nala dynasty a place of impulsive scenic beauty. Military Base and racketeer camps are further another interest for tourists.This dwelling is an excellent place for tourism magnetism of Odisha.It is practically 22 kilometres towards the west of Umerkote, nearby Dhodra, a tiny village which is 9 km ahead of Umerkote. Podagada is 52 Kms as a deduction from Nabarangpur. One can hire taxis or auto rickshaws from Nabarangpur to Podagada.

Sahid Smruti Stamba

The Sahid Smruti Stamba is on the bank of the river Turi nearby Papadahandi. Mostly this dormitory representing the freedom fighters specially great place of Odisha. Every year people amass at the Minar to work out floral tributes to those dare souls On 24th August. The spot till commemorates the choice loving people of antediluvian era. Sahid Smrutistamba is 12 Kms away from Nabarangpur. One can hire taxi from Nabarangpur to conclude Sahid Smruti Stamba. Regular bus services are accessible to Nabarangpur from major cities of Orissa.


Umerkote 70 Kms as a deduction from Nabarangpur is beloved for the sanctuary of Goddess Pendrani. Goddess Pendrani is the presiding god of Umerkote locality and it is believed that she is such among the seven sisters Goddess of undivided Koraput District.This basilica is a well known of the excellent Hindu sanctuary of Odisha and further one of the famous dormitory of this district. Jeypore station is the nearest station to Nabarangpur. Regular bus services are accessible to Nabarangpur from major cities of Odisha. One can get hired taxi or auto rickshaw to Umerkote easily.


The Baisipalli sanctuary lies end to the Satkosia binge and attracts tourists for a nifty waterfall.This is place is of the famous sanctuary of Odisha and besides this place is such of the marvelous tourist place of Odisha. In this place many types of species are present like Gharial and Mugar crocodile, Hornbills, Fishing eagles etc.Tourists can reach Baisipalli Sanctuary by choosing the state highway that is accessible from Bhubaneswar to Gania. It is located originally 100 kms accordingly from state capital Bhubaneswar.


Barmul is the name of a tiny village of Nayagarh district is beloved as the imperial Mahandi gorge starts from here.From Sunakania hills up to Barmul, the curriculum of the river is known as the Satakosia Ganda (Gorge), having a water spread of practically 22 km. Satakosia Gorge is a biological refuge and is expected as an suited biographical stepping precise in the link between forest species of Central Indian and South India. It is beloved for its incredible gorge eco-system and nifty picnic spot.Barmul is virtually 110 km form Bhubaneswar is an epitome place for an trek or for Nature Camp.Tourists can reach Baramul by choosing the state highway that is accessible from Bhubaneswar ,Kalapathara,Kantilo and Gania Route.


Daspalla is covering 40 kms from Nayagrah, here we can find forests by all of incredibly sumptuous flora and fauna. Daspalla is fashionable for its different flora.Jungles, animals and trees overall the tiny Kuanria Dam derive it a abounding attraction among the Picnickers. It is absolutely attractive, blanket and is divided into three by wealthy stones and was made not gradually by the rulers but furthermore by the villagers.Dasapalla is fashionable for Mahabir Temple. The Lankapodi feast is observed here. A Deer Park close by kuanria is another attraction.Tourists can reach Dasapalla by choosing Bhubaneswar and Phulabani route. It is located originally 120 kms accordingly from state capital Bhubaneswar and 40 kms from Nayagarh district head quarter.

Kantilo (Nilamadhaba Temple)

Kantilo nilamadhaba basilica is absolutely old and favored Vaishnav sanctuary which is alongside to the bank of Mahanadi on overtake of the duplex hills by the whole of surrounding green forests.Lord Nilamadhaba occupies a prominent predicament in the cult of Lord Jagannath. A permanent flow of holy water from the feet of Lord Nilamadhaba gives this dwelling a metaphysical touch.Maghasaptami celebrated here in epic scale.Brass snd bellmetal utensils are favored here. Lord Siddheswar are the highlights of the place.Kantilo is a well known of the closely popular picnic spots in Orissa and is 100 kms consequently from the State capital, Bhubaneswar and 33 kms from Nayagarh town. Tourists can reach Kantilo by choosing the state highway that is accessible from Bhubaneswar to Kalapathara.


Ranapur resting at a eclipse of 28 kms from Nayagarh, holds rare relevance. The sanctuary of Goddess Maninageswari on the picturesque Maninag hill top attracts the tourists.The ostentatious Temple of goddess Maninag atop the Mainak hill is favored as a subsistence Shakti-peeth.Tourists are established to travel on NH 5 and reach Jankia to find a direct road to Ranapur. Ranapur is 26 kms consequently from jankiaTourists are ordained to travel on NH 5 and reach Jankia to find a direct road to Ranapur. Ranapur is 26 kms consequently from jankia.

Ladu Baba Temple

The Famous Temple of Lord Ladukeswar, universally called as Ladu Baba is sitting at Sarankul of Nayagarh district of Orissa.The presiding god here is experienced to be the combined construct of Hari (Vishnu) and Hara (Shiv) in its present condition the case mutually Sri Lingaraj in Bhubaneswar.The majesty of Nayagarh, Ladukeswar Sing Mandhata constructed this temple.People from all around Orissa show here to have Worship in profuse occasions and to appreciate the major festival Mahasivaratri, the place aglow by all of thousands of Dwipa (Light of Dwipa) on the flash of Mahashivaratri.This place will be virtually 100 kms from Bhubaneswar on the Nayagrah- Aska Road, 13 kms consequently from Nayagarh town.Tourist can accomplish Taxi Cars and Private n Govt Buses to visit the Place.

Satakosia Gorge

Satkosia Gorge is the inner most tide binge of Nayagarh dist of Odisha in the river Mahanadi. Satokosia feed, to what place the humor in its in a state of nature wild mindset houses bodily the phenomena including plant kingdom and fauna is a special place. Its breadth is approximately 16 km in during Angul and Dashapalla boundary. Gharial crocodile and profuse reptiles,aquatic birds and animals are hang in suspense here.Satokasia Gorge Sanctuary: Noted for its distinctive flora and fauna that is too untouched by by cro magnon man civilization,Stakosia Gorge showcases in it animals savor Sambar, barking deer and wild sow,leopards and Royal Bengal Tigers.Up tin the forest by Barmul lies a cave to what place a 16-feet King Cobra leads a majestic period with his family. The land of the traipse king slithering from a tree trunk and drinking from the feed below to what place crystal approach water gushes at the hand of would run a chill sweeping the backbone of complete adventurer.

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There are further tree-top manchans and a hut for the tourists to notice to big idea wild animals at night. It besides has the costliest girder species Rosewood. The panoramic regard of the dormitory is really amazing.Tourists can finish Satakosia Gorge Sanctuary by choosing the state highway that is accessible from Bhubaneswar to Gania 30 kms from Gania, Nayagarh district.

Panchupaili Pargana

Panchupaili Pargana the meeting apartment of River Mahanadi and River Brutang located virtually 55kms from Nayagarh dist Odisha. This piace enfolds the picturesque shrines of Sri Gupteswar Mahadev, Sri Sri Navagunjara Jiu and Goddess Kalapat Thakurani.Panchupaili Pargana is an para psychological destination by all of serenity nestled amidst natures tranquility.Panchupalli is amply connected to useful tourist. It is located permanently 120 kms so from status capital Bhubaneswar and 55 kms from District champion quarter, Nayagarh.


Odagaon and Raghunath is a conjoint appoint and regular called mutually such another at peoples of Orissa is fashionable for the Temple of Lord Raghunathjeu. It is one of the fashionable Temples in Orissa steadfast to Lord Ramachandra built in 1903.This sanctuary has snazzy wooden idols of Sri Raghunath, Sita and laxman enshrined in it. The Kalash of the basilica is constrained of hygienic gold. Ramanavami is the roughly important entertain celebrated here. A loved legend associated mutually temple states that famed bard 17th century, Kavisamrat Upendra Bhanja, had collected his magnum opus- Baidehisha Vilas, that at the feet of Sri Raghunath.It is located virtually 100 kms consequently from state capital Bhubaneswar and 30 kms from district head quarter Nayagarh.

Gokulananda Temple

GOKULANADA TEMPLE is situated alongside Sidhamula village, Sidhamula Grampanchayat in Khandapara Block at Nayagarh dist Odisha on transcend of a hill on the bank of river Mahanadi.The hill is sweeping of tall trees and medicinal plants. It is founded by late Sri Baba Swami Ram Laxman Dash Maharaja. People from all around the state make here for picnics and to educate the scenic beauty. Now there is a cottage and deer squat installed adjoining the picnic spot. Night staying is accessible in the cottage.It is located truly 100 kms so from state capital Bhubaneswar.Tourists can reach Gokulananda Temple by choosing route from Bhubaneswar to Kantilo .


Jamupatana is sitting at the foot of Sulia hills which is 32 kms from Nayagarh dist of Odisha.A centuries-old Banyan Tree popularly known as kalpabata stands magnanimoitsly in head of the sanctuary nearby a pond. It stands the crypt of Sri Dutikeswar Mahadev. Temples steadfast to Goddess Bana Durga, the Sun God and Astabhuja (eight armed Goddess Durga) are rest within the temple complex.It is located originally 120 kms so from state capital Bhubaneswar and 32 kms from district head quarter Nayagarh. It is only 6 kms from Nayagarh.


Asurakumari is a snazzy tourist spot by the whole of a famous basilica for goddess Asurakumari which is 18 km as a deduction from the Nayagarh-Darpanarayapur road. Also this is a well known of the exceptional place for tourist magnetism and further the waterfall particle the compact forest is increasing the charisma of this place. Asurkumari is sought abaftwards destination for tourists who haunt to oddity in the seclusion of the nature.

Gania And Kuturi

Gania and Kuturi these two places of Nayagarh district is prominent for its intuitive beauty and the flaunting excellence of Odishan art. Kutudi is comparatively 8 kms from Baramul, inside the Mahanadi Wildlife Division Sanctuary.These are seductive picnic spots under cheerful mango groves and other shady trees side by side a hillock. You can imagine, the style has created an inkling of a zoological cover where animals restrict in their intuitive habitat. The basilica has a water tank, salt outshine and fodder fashion grass, Napier grass and orchard. Full protection is provided to wilderness animals who visit the centre?These are charming picnic spots under cheerful mango groves and other venal trees by a hillock. These relaxing spots reined in by nature liberate varieties of internal plants, both blooming and medicinal.These two places of Nayagarh district are fashionable for their impulsive beauty and artistic excellence. Gania will be roughly 15 K.M. so from Kantilo and virtually 80 K.Ms from Bhubaneswar. You can find private buses from Bhubaneswar to Kantilo or Gania.is located permanently 100 kms consequently from state capital Bhubaneswar and 8 kms from Baramul.Tourists can reach Kuturi by choosing the state highway that is accessible from Bhubaneswar to Kalapathara.

Shri Jagannath Temple

The Jagannath Temple in Puri is a fashionable Hindu sanctuary dedicated to Jagannath (Vishnu). The elect Jagannath (Lord of the Universe) is a mishmash of the Sanskrit controversy Jagat (Universe) and Nath (Lord of). It is such of the Dhamas (Holiest of the holy place) out of char Dhamas i.e. Puri, Dwarika, Badrinath & Rameswar, in India. The champion temple was built in the 11th century aside progenitor of the Eastern Ganga Dynasty, Anantavarman Chodaganga Deva. During his reign unattended the Vimana and the Jaga Mohana portions were built.Lord Jagannath, Devi Subhadra and elder brother Balabhadra are over worshipped in Puri.

There are large amount legends surrounding the temple. One of which is King Indrumnya of Dwapar Yuga was confirmed by the Gods to create an conception of the leash from holy logs. He appointed Vishwakarma, the architect of the Gods, to ratiocinate a noble temple for the deities. Lord Vishnu closed at one end as a carpenter approaching to draw the idols anyhow on the requirement that he be supposing a separate companionless dine and that nobody disturbs him during his work. The queen agreed and the trade begun.

However as weeks passed, the Queen became perturbed after tribunal no sounds from the room and free from doubt the King to require a peek. As rapidly as he did, the bargain was broken and Vishwakarma progressive, leaving the unfinished idols behind. This is the reason, for that cause the trinity have no hands or feet.The tremendous sanctuary perplexing covers an orientation of around 400,000 square feet (37,000 m2), and is bounded by a valuable fortified wall. It contains at curtains 120 temples and shrines. The fundamental structure of the sanctuary has a total height of roughly 65 meters.

The dominating temple is a curvilinear temple and crowning the outstrip is the 'srichakra' (a eight spoked wheel) of Vishnu. Also known as the "Nilachakra", it is made out of Ashtadhatu and is approaching sacrosanct.Though the set of three are the dominant deities, there are separate shrines for Lord shiva, Goddess Laxmi, Goddess Parvati, Ganesha, Navagrahas,Lord hanuman,Goddess vimala etc.

The Maha Prasad or holy cuisine offering is also absolutely popular.There are so large amount festivals of Sri Jagannath completely the year observed in Puri. Which are Snana Yatra, Netrotsava, Ratha Yatra (car festival), Sayan Ekadasi, Chitalagi Amabasya, Srikrushna Janma, Dussehra etc. The virtually important festival is the World attractive Rath Yatra (Car Festival) & Bahuda Yatra. A large crowd is gathered to sponsor Lord Jagannath durig this festival.Puri is 60 Kms from Bhubaneswar.Regular approach train and bus services are accessible from Cuttack,Bhubaneswar to Puri.One can reach at the basilica by taxy or auto from Puri bus stand or railway station.

Konark Sun Temple

Konark is a tiny town in the Puri District in the state of Odisha. There is a fashionable Sun Temple is perhaps the highest point in Orissa basilica architecture which is zealous to the Sun god- Surya Deva. Konark derives its name from Konarka (presiding providence of the Sun temple) and is a mishmash of 'Kona' meaning corner and 'Arka' meaning sun. Konark was earlier a bustling near at the anticipate of the earlier Kingdom of Kalinga, the former name of Orissa.King Narasimhadeva of the Ganga group built the sanctuary in the 13th century to admire a armament victory. The sanctuary, which resembles a chariot by all of 24 giant wheels over pulled by 7 horses, is visualized as the image of the sun god coursing over heaven on his seven-horse depleted carriage.European sailors had nicknamed the Konark Sun Temple as 'the black pagoda' as compared to the 'white pagoda' or the Jagannath Temple in Puri.

There are two smaller shrines, a well known dedicated to Mayadevi (wife of Surya) and the distinct is believed subsequent a Vaishnavaite temple.Konark is further home to an intermittent romp entertain called Konark Dance Festival, held on 1st to 5th December of each year, related to classical Indian dance forms, including the timid classical dance of Odisha, Odissi.

Konark Beach is fashionable for the occasional Magha Saptami Mela, during which flash the devotees plow a holy bath and have a gaze at the uprising sun.Though this is a entire spot for apprehension sunbath, the presents of strong currents makes swimming dangerous. Panoramic land of sunrise is the other charming attractions about beach.Konark is 60 Kms from Bhubaneswar and 35 kms from Puri. Bus service are availaboe from Bhubaneswar and Puri.

Ramachandi Temple

Ramachandi Temple, is on a beautiful recognize on the banks of the Kusabhadra River where it flows facing the Bay of Bengal. This dormitory is assigned to on the fragment of the Puri- Konark marine oblige at a transcend of 27 kms from Puri and 8 kms from Konark.The Ramachandi sanctuary also known as Bankimuhaha Ramachandi.The temple deity is a six armed Mahisasuramardini durga.

The Ramachandi name coming from Ramaadharita Chandi worshiped by Lord Rama Chandra. Mostly through local devotees are jump to a conclusion that Lord Rama being worshiped as Chandi for her blessings to have victory round Ravana.This place furthermore popularly known as Tantra Kshetra of Puri town.However it attracted rich number of trade union devotees to offer sacrifices 'Bali' in the month of Ashwna Picnicking at Ramachandi was earlier a blooming feat. The amative sight has always fascinated young lovers, students and picnicking troups from thoroughly wide further a distinct of competitor fisherman who exploit inhabitants.The sanctuary famous festivals are Durga Puja, Dussehra, Kali Puja and many preferably other festivals are being striking in this temple. This temple such other most famous festival is Sola Puja specially observed around durga puja by all of 16days.Ramachandi is 27 Kms and from Sun Temple at Konark to Ramachandi is 8 Kms. Regular Bus and Taxi services are accessible from these cities to Ramachandi.

Sakhigopal Temple

One of the sacred tourist tape of orissa, Sakhigopal (alternatively spelt as Sakhigopala) is a outlying area of historical power which is placed 19 kms. north of Puri en route Bhubaneswar.Sakhigopal--also experienced as Satyabadi--is attractive for the sepulcher of Lord Krishna. The sanctuary idols brought by King Prataprudra Deva abaftwards winning around Kanchi depict the eternal commiserate of Krishna and Radha, by the whole of a life size thought of Krishna playing the flute together mutually Radha on the left. The images of Radha and Krishna are absolutely remarkable.Initially there was a well known statue of Krishna.

At a eventually stage merit to promote of Gita Govinda (written of Jayadev) people accepted the duplex sculpture of RADHA KRISHNA,which is otherwise supported as 'JUGALMURTI' and naturally the King of Ranpur of Puri ex clave offered one statue of Radha to have been conjugated mutually Lord Krishna.The zenith of Lord Krishna is 5 feet whatever of 'Devi Radha' is slightly more than 4 feet.There is a lavish influx of piligrims on pleasant days savor Anla Nabami, Dolapurnima, Chandan Yatra, Kartika Purnami, etc. Sakhigopal means witness Gopal.Sakhigopal Temple is 18 Kms from Puri and 42 kms from Bhubaneswar.Sakhigopal Temple is 1 Km from Sakhigopal railway station.Regular Bus and Taxi services are accessible from these cities to Sakhigopal Temple.

Satapada On Chilika

Satapada is a lake residue resort located on the southeast side of Chilika lagoon which is the largest brackish water lake in Asia. A compact cluster of seven islands ’sata’ means seven and ”pada’ means village. This is to what place the lake meets the Bay of Bengal. Chilika covers an line of 1,165 square Kilometers completely the district of Puri, Khurda and Ganjam. Apart from at variance domestic birds, the lake furthermore habitats profuse migratory birds from Iran, Afghanistan, Iraq and the Himalayas. The birds show to the Chilka Lake in mid October and March, best predate to visit being completely the winter season.the profession attraction of this apartment is the Irrawaddy Dolphin that one can see swimming in the waters of the lake. Satapada is 50 Kms from Puri and 110 kms from Bhubaneswar.

Gundicha Temple

Gundicha Temple the most important basilica of the Lord Jagannath is the Gundicha Temple--the habitat to Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra.Queen Gundicha was built this temple around the 16th and 17th centuries. it is buried by idols of the deities Jagannath, Balabhadra, and Subhadra for nine days all year around the occasional Rath Yatra in the Hindu month of Ashadh.The eclipse between the gates of Jagannath Temple and the Gundicha Temple is doubtless 2.5kms.There is a direct raised basement, 4 feet high and 19 feet long, constrained of chlorite and this is called the Ratnavedi -- the outhouse on which the images are resting when go for the temple. The Gundicha Temple has two gateways: a well known for Jagannath’s contestant and the at variance for his exit. In champion of the basilica is a overstate of territory known as Saradhabali, or the sand of speculate love. It is so named seeing devotees flock during Jagannath out of sheer love and devotion.It is believed that Gundicha gives a invite to the three siblings mutually a rare delicacy made of rice called 'padoapitha'.


Pipili is a NAC city of Puri dist od Odisha. The place is attractive for Applique works which is a reactionary craft of the trade union People. They prepares Chandua (colorful Arts on clothes), umbrella, cloth bags, purses, wall hangings, carpets, garments for ladies & distinct applique works which have a valuable market in India and abroad. One bouncecel find a series of shops decorated by the whole of many applique all of it with sunny colors.During World favored Ratha Yatra, the chariots (Raths) are as decorated by sumptuous clothes made individually People of pipili.Pipili is 20 Kms from Bhubaneswae and 40 kms from Puri.Regular Bus services are accessible from these cities to Pipili.


Around 27 km south west to Puri, the sanctuary of Baliharachandi resting on a sandy hill nearby the serene sea and it is a absolutely beautiful place to visit.The basilica is adjoining to the mouth of the river Bhargavi. The place derives its prefer from 'Baliharchandi'-the revered goddess who is approaching to be an incarnation of Goddess Durga.This sanctuary is related to the Sri Jagannath sanctuary over a rite that takes place on the Mahanavami second in the month of Ashwina. A number of festivals associated by the whole of this sanctuary, including Durga Puja, Navaratri, Chaitra Mangala Bara and Ramanavami. This temple is 65 kms from Bhubaneswar and 25 kms from Puri. Buses navigate at nonstop intervals from these cities to Baliharachandi.

Chandrabhaga Beach

At about 3 kms from the Sun Temple at Konark is the Chandrabhaga beach. Chandrabhaga Beach is a lovely and quiet place, deriving its name from the 'Chandrabhaga sea'. The strong currents do not make it either safe or easy for swimming. According to a legend, the daughter of a sage, Chandrabhaga killed herself by drowning in the river to protect her chastity from Surya, the Sun God. Lord Surya blessed the river with medicinal properties, in repentance, and named it as ‘Chandrabhaga’. Adorned with lovely serenity, watching the golden sun rising above the blue waters over a clear sky is truly a once in a life time experience. An International Sand Art Festival held on 1st to 5th December of every year at Chandrabhaga Beach.Chandrabhaga is 63 Kms and


Raghurajpur is 12Km from Puri on Bhubaneswar road in 203 National highway, adjoining Chandanpur. It is beloved for its master Pattachitra painters.Every people has a painter and can show you cleanly painted, the antiquated tradition paintings on art, skil (tassar) and at variance varieties like papier mache, masks, stone idols, sculptures, wooden idils and toys and copious more.The outskirts is further famous for Gotipua dance. The visitors not unaccompanied show here to see a typical Orissan outskirts from indeed close lodging but further to enjoy the abundant traditions of Orissan Arts & Crafts at a well known place.Every year Raghurajpur hosts a spring festival in the month of February/March suggested as 'Basant Utsav - Parampara'.This is a Heritage Craft Village of Orissa. It is only 12 km from Puri. One can require the private car or bus to reach this Place.

Loknath Temple

Loknath Temple is the fashionable Siva basilica of Puri, located closely one kilometer as a deduction from the Jagannath Temple, towards the western end.This basilica of Orissa is supposed to have been established in the 11th century or the 12th century AD.Mythologically, it is believed that the Shivling of the sanctuary was founded by Lord Ram. The specialty of this Shivling is that it is perpetually submerged in water. The spectacular specialty of this shivling is that it perpetually happens impending under the water, belief says that Goddess Ganga flows as a flood of water over the head of the shivling.The main entertain of this sanctuary is 'Saranti-Somobar-mela', around which thousands of devotees gather to the temple.The entertain of Siva Ratri is observed in the basilica of Lokanath by the whole of great devotion.A pair of festivals associated by all of the Hindu religion are remarkable with formal courtesy and symmetry at the Loknath Temple.

Maa Majhighariani Temple

Maa Majhigharini Temple is famous sanctuary of Rayagada District,Odisha.Only the face of the Maa MajhiGhariani is worshiped. During Sunday, Wednesday and Friday a lavish number of Devotees are doomed to this place for worshiping the Goddess. This sanctuary is especially famous in the southern part of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. Most of the devotees come from Madhyapradesh,Chatishgarh & Andhrapradesh.The Chaitra Parba on march- April each year draws a portion of devotees to the temple. Regular bus services are accessible from Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagarm, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Puri, Jeypore, Koraput, Malkangiri, Phulbani, etc.

Laxminarayan Temple

Famous Laxminarayan Temple assigned to at IMFA Factory, Therubali of Rayagada dist of Odisha.The deities Laxminarayan, Hanuman, Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra and Lord Siva further worshiped by thousands devotees. Regular bus services are accessible from Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagarm, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Puri, Jeypore, Koraput, Malkangiri, Phulbani, etc.Nearest air port is at Visakhapatnam.


Chatikona is located roughly 48 Kms from Rayagada deprived by a ending of valleys and tight hills of varying colours and the dormitory is a middle ground of pilgrimage for the sanctuary of Mahadev. It offers picnickers ostentatious view of the waterfall. The Siva basilica is the attract of full activities on Siva Ratri. The Dongaria Kondha of Chatikona characterize the vicious section of the tribe.Direct Express bus services are accessible from Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagarm, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Puri, Jeypore, Koraput, Malkangiri, Phulbani, etc.


Minajhola is a beautiful glare that furthermore hosts a siva basilica at the focus of three rivers. It is sitting in the bosom of dense forest, abundant in wilderness life. Sivaratri is a popular entertain of this place. Minajhola is only 134 km from Rayagada.Regular bus service is accessible from Rayagada and Gunupur up to Gudari. The rest 25 km route is Jeepable.

Gudguda Waterfall

Gudguda waterfall is situated nearby Kuchinda sub-division of Sambalpur dist.This place is smoothly covered mutually dense forest. As soon as you are virtually to enter the spot, you can find multiple Mango and Lichi Orchards on both fragment of the roads. Before entering to the exact spot there is a tiny water flow, which can absolutely be crossed over four-wheeler. This Place has Seven Step -by-step waterfalls, these Waterfall have been beautifully carved themselves through the rocks. such of the dominating reason is because waters are hardly expose on sun-rays as it is covered on all sides. It sprinkles out from the Gudguda mountain, as told every local peoples.The cheerful atmosphere provides a toxic wonderment and divination to those who understand. The water from the waterfall is used for irrigation that provides livelihood to the tribe of the locality. This Place is also valuable for Mountain Trekking.

Maa Ghanteswari Temple

Maa Ghanteswari Temple, is sitting 33 km south-west of Sambalpur, on the banks of River Mahanadi.As the name indicates there's bells and bells and bells wherever your eyes reach. Earlier there were some notable size bells on this glare and mutually the promote of wind those were creating huge sound which firm the navigators observant of this trechorous regard and they never came alongside it. This area as a result of the conglomeration of three streams of water of flood Mahanadi, the water futuristic here is indeed trechorous forming a whirlpool.

Due to this large amount boats were drowned interim nearing this spot. Here the angle blows easily heavily and by the whole of the promote of it the bells producing sound. Now afterwards the construction of Hirakud dam, this regard became safer. This basilica is further called the ‘lighthouse without light’. The Chipilima Hydro Powerplant (CHEP) is located adjoining the sanctuary on the same river bank. The specialty of this sanctuary area is, thousands of bells hanging all completely, the only place of its kind in Odisha.People offer bell to Maa afterwards their the fulfillment of their wishes. A lavish number of pilgrims visit this place everyday from acrooss the state. Ghanteswari Temple is 27 kms from Sambalpur railway station. Sambalpur is abundantly connected by rail network also. You can gain easy van to Ghanteswari Temple over taxi or even by bus.

The Leaning Temple Huma

Huma, the Leaning Temple is resting at a countryside in the Sambalpur Subdivision, assigned to on the left bank of the Mahanadi, 23 kms. south of Sambalpur dist Odisha.This basilica was built in 1670, by King Baliar Singh, who was the fifth majesty of the Chauhan Dynasty of Sambalpur. It is known as a leaning sanctuary because it does not stand upright, for all that is tilted preferably towards one side. The surprising thing is, the dominating sanctuary tilted to one direction and at variance thick temples tilted to some other direction. And within the sanctuary abstract i.e. within the boundaries of temple, group found subsequent in tilted condition including the boundaries. Now again the angle of inclination is not changed as a result of last 40/50 years as reputed by the villagers and priests.

The temple is dedicated to Lord Bimaleswar or Shiva. Huma is a place of pilgrimage, and is besides visited by strangers inaccurate of curosity to see the disparate kind of tail in the river.The rare type of fish found already stated are called as 'Kudo' fish. They are reputed to be so tame that they will eat sweets and other foods from the hands of those who bathe close to the temple. According to myth, there was a milkman who used to deceive the Mahanadi every day, to worship Lord Shiva. He used to assay milk to the rock celebrity of Shiva, which consumed the milk every day. This miraculous occurrence led to the interpretation of Huma Temple in the place. The roughly visited day of this temple is the Shivratri, when a lavish number of devotees enter here for offering milk to the idol of Lord Shiva, describe in this temple.This Temple is 28 Kilometers as a deduction from Sambalpur. There are continual buses, taxis and shared auto rickshaw accessible from Sambalpur to Huma.

Cattle Island

Cattla island is alongside Kumarbandh outskirts of Belpahar-Banharpali range which is practically 90 km from Sambalpur. The specialty virtually the island is the inhabitants, unaccompanied comprises of cattle total of animals. During the resettlement period, villagers progressive some of their cows and bulls and when the dam construction is overall the cattle settled entire on the hill-top. By the stipulation of time the alongside area stuffed up mutually the stockpile water and gave the shape of the hill-top looks like an island. As they provide whole of their period on the hill stuffed up by all of dense forest, their shape and size are completely bigger in analogy to the logical cattle. All are of white colour except a absolutely few. Very rapid like at variance wild animals. If the visit to this island is taken by a boat in the Hirakud inventory it's an adventurous trip mutually some of the awesome views.This Place is 90 Kilometers as a deduction from Sambalpur. One can find continual buses, taxis and shared auto rickshaw from Sambalpur.

Hirakud Dam

Hirakud Dam, The Longest (15 km)Only 15 kms. north of Sambalpur, the longest dam of the world stands in its lone ruler across the abundant river Mahanadi, which drains an area of 1,33,090 Sq.Kms., preferably than twice the trend of Shrilanka. It was constructed in 1956.The potent purpose of constructing this dam was to check the tremendous floods and cyclical droughts, along mutually providing its area by the whole of proper surplus water facilities.There are besides two observation towers present within the premises about dam, namely ‘Gandhi Minar’ and ‘Nehru Minar’.One can dig the homing device of mighty Hirakud dam and the imaginative expanse of water from the eclipse of the encircling minarate called Gandhi Minar.A twenty-one Kilometres drive on the dyke offers a unique experience of alleviate serenity and king of nature. This Place is 15 Kilometers consequently from Sambalpur. One can find continual buses, taxis and shared auto rickshaw from Sambalpur.

Samaleswari Temple

The Samaleswari Temple protest the Sambalpur District, on the banks of River Mahanadi. This basilica is dedicated to Sri Sri Samaleswari, who is the presiding divinity of Sambalpur.It is built of a quite stone everlasting as granite, cemented by all of lime mortar, the entire building is intoxicated, but in the curriculum of presage the surface has acquire mouldy. In primitive times, Goddess Samaleswari was worshiped as Jagatjanani, Adishakti, Mahalaxmi and Mahasaraswati. Sambalpur region is popularly experienced as Hirakhanda from primitive times.The approximately visited days about temple include Navaratri and the Nuakhai Festival.Ptolemy has described the dormitory as Sambalak, according to Tavernir, the French traveller, and Edward Gibbon, the English historian, diamonds were exported to Rome from Sambalpur.This Place is roughly 7 Kilometers as a deduction from Private Bus Stand and 2 KM from Sambalpur Railway station . One can find taxis and auto rickshaw from Bus Stand and Railway Station.


The wildlife sanctuary at Badrama, commonly called Ushakothi is a densely forested orientation providing intuitive habitat to a wide variety of wildlife.This sanctuary was established in 1962, overall a total area of 130 sq km; and is such of the smaller sanctuaries of Orissa.The plant kingdom of the sanctuary comprises of several species like Sal, Sandalwood, Arjun, Neem, Acacia and Casuarinas. There are many disparate species describe in the sanctuary such as elephants, tigers, gours, sambars, black panthers, deer, spotted deer and wilderness bears, etc. These animals can be seen by the whole of the bolster of wildlife safari jeeps, accessible here. There are two regard towers present inside the sanctuary from where you can catch glimpses of the wildlife.The best time to visit the reserve is from October to May.


A aggregation of both Hirakud Dam and Huma Temple is Chiplima, virtually 37 Kms. from Sambalpur.The dominant attraction of this place is a 24.38 m tall intuitive waterfall, which is harnessed for generating electricity. The State livestock Breeding Farm and Agricultural Farm are furthermore located here.

Sashisena Temple

Sasisena Temple or Nimunhi Temple is rest in Subarnapur district, Odisha.The Sashisena Temple was constructed to memorize the love of sashisena, the princess of Amaravati by all of Ahimanikya, the son of the minister of that kingdom. The love story is well favorite among the people in all villages and towns of Subarnapur.Popularly called Nimuhin Deul individually locals Sashisena basilica was constructed by majesty Biramitra Singh Deo, the illustrious scourge of the Chauhan group of Subarnapur.One can reach Subarnapur as a substitute by bus or train. From Subarnapur one can visit Sashisena Temple by bus or taxi.

Bhagabati Temple

The brother in law Goddess in consist of of Bhagabati is worshipped here. This basilica is placed at a thick distance from Rameswar temple. She is the presiding creator of the house of Subarnapur and is believed impending their philanthropist from generally evils. An icon of the Goddess facing towards west is hang in the temple. The Bhagabati basilica is reputed to be built up all Chauhans.One can reach Subarnapur as a choice by bus or train. From Subarnapur one can visit Bhagabati Temple by bus or taxi.

Sureswari Temple

Sureswari basilica is immovable at the left bank of Tel River towards the south-west of the confluence of Mahanadi and Tel River . This basilica is solid in the basilica town of Sonepur , Subarnapur district, Odisha. Legend associates Lord Parsuram mutually the installation of Goddess Sureswari trailing the assassination of the Kshatriyas by him. Her deity is found facing towards north in the temple.This basilica is besides one of the oldest basilica of Subarnapur district of Odisha.The voice Sureswari is the sankritised story of Sursuri.One can reach Subarnapur either by bus or train. From Subarnapur one can visit Sureswari Temple by bus or taxi.

Champeswar Temple

Champeswar Shiva sanctuary is sitting at the environs Champamal, 2 km from Birmaharajpur of Subarnapur dist Odisha. The Champeswar basilica was built around the prove of the Chauhans in 17 century A.D. Legend says, a devotee of Lord Rameswar Shiva of Subarnapur referred to Champa Hota, who happened anticipated the Birtia (headman) of the hinterland Chamapamal mutually his wife used to attain constantly by foot from his outskirts critical point the river Mahanadi and walking for practically 17 km to prefer Rameswar Siva whose residence is situate on the confluence of the tidal motion Mahanadi and Tel. They did not take food before the meditation was over.

Once they could not come to Lord Rameswar guerdon to highest flood in the tidal motion Mahanadi in the rainy season. Lord Rameswar told Hota in a stunner that he would personally appear in his hinterland in that night. On the eventually day Champa Hota saw the emergence of a Shiva lingam gut the Shakti aside the gilla bushes to what place a black cow was milking her sportive calf. He built the sanctuary for the Lord and faithful the village to his honour. Apart from the potent temple this crypt has the jagamohan, notamandapa and bhogamandapa. Hundreds of people gather already stated daily for a darsan of the Lord. Shivaratri here is the potent festival.One can reach Subarnapur as a substitute by bus or train. From Subarnapur one can visit Champeswar Temple by bus or taxi.

Lankeswari Temple

Lankeswari Temple is located alimentary the tidal motion Mahanadi at Sonepur city, Subarnpur district, Odisha . Also many years ago Sonepur city is furthermore known as Paschime Lanka. The basilica deity is Goddess Lankeswari. Now Maa Lankeswari is worshiped by the Kaivarta (fisherman) folk of Sonepur and people of Subarnpur district. This sanctuary is such of the famous basilica of Subarnapur district of Odisha.

Gokarneswar Temple

The Gokarneswar basilica is entrenched on the thrift of stream Mahanadi in the western cut of Subarnapur. Lord Gokarneswar was the presiding divinity of the Imperial Gangas. His basilica was constructed by the Chauhan rulers of Subarnapur. Goddess Ramchandi is furthermore worshipped mutually Lord Gokarneswar here.One can reach Subarnapur either by bus or train. From Subarnapur one can visit Gokarneswar Temple by bus or taxi.

Subarnameru Temple

Subarnameru Temple is covering in Sonepur city in Subarnapur district of Odisha. The basilica deity is Lord Shiva. This sanctuary was built by the Somavamsis. B.C. Majumdar nevertheless is of the feedback that ruler Madan Gopal Deo, the miscarry of the Chauhan dynasty of Subarnapur had built it. Goddess Parvati is worshipped that as Shakti.This basilica is connected mutually many historical moments especially increasing the basilica popularity.Popular specific of Gold coin Rain is associated mutually this Place, by all of this Temple when an blazing devotee asked lord for help, so the name is Sonepur or Subarnapur. Major festivals are Shivaratri and Kartik Purnima.One can reach Subarnapur as a substitute by bus or train. From Subarnapur one can visit Suvarnameru Temple by bus or taxi.

Patali Srikhetra

Patali Srikhetra is a beloved place by the whole of significant historical importance for Subarnapur district, Odisha. It is situate in the foot of Trikut Hill at Kotsamalai of the Birmaharajpur subdivision of Subarnapur district, Odisha .This is an dormitory of Shaktism, Buddhism and Vaishnavism.It is the place where idol of Lord Jagannatha was kept covertly in caves for 144 years. This place getting thousands of tourist each year because of the importance of this place.

Kosaleswar Temple

The Kosaleswar basilica at Baidyanath on the bank of river Tel, situated practically 14km. to the south-east of Subarnapur is rapidly in a absolutely bad state of preservation. It further contains the marvellous images of dancinga Ganesha, dancing Siva, Hari-Hara, Kartikeya riding in a peacock and disparate alasa kanyas.The basilica provides imperial features of an earlier Buddhist shrines refurnished by the Hindus.Buddhist structural features are met in Kosaleswar basilica which has seduced scholars savor Charls Fabri to predict that this basilica was built on the archaeological remain of a Buddhist monument. There is a approach reference in a well known copper plate render that Baidyanath (now experienced as Kosaleswar) was the tutelary divinity of the Telugu-Choda edict family. So the architectural and the iconographic features of the basilica of Kosaleswar indeed often are self antithetical and do not help in arriving at a conclusion to clash out the initial period of the interpretation of the temple.A wealthy number of devotees teem this place during the Shiva ratri festival.One can reach Subarnapur as a choice by bus or train. From Subarnapur one can visit Kosaleswar Temple by bus or taxi.


Khaliapali is sitting 30 km away from sonepur by all of Samadhi mandir or Sunya mandir. Khaliapali is an importatn deepest part of Mahima cult to what place the Bhima Bhoi Samadhi basilica is located. After his cataclysm here, his followers firm Khaliapali their leading religious centre. A monastery disclose here is an attraction worth visiting.Magha chaurdasi festival is celebrated here mutually great protocol and splendor. Also this sanctuary is celebrating multiple types of festivals each year and furthermore thousands of devotees are came to this place.It was a 110 ages old basilica .one can reach by bus or taxi.

Khandadhar Waterfall

The Khandadhar Falls is situate at Nandapani in Sundergarh province in the Indian state of Odisha. It is the 12th highest waterfall in India and 2nd highest waterfall in Orissa. Khandadhar is a glittering waterfall created by a of long standing rivulet called Korapani Nala within a few kms. of its origin. The Korapani Nala, a small torrent, plunges from a pitch of 244 metres (801 ft) in a single drop.The name coined because of fashion of water pouring from the outstrip of the hill straight down like Khanda Dhara.Nearby the local tribals worship a divinity known as Goddess Kanta. The Khandadhar Falls is 104 kilometres from Rourkela via Bonaigarh, and 54 kilometres from Kendujhar.19kms. from Bonaigarh, it is tolerant by a fair-weather road but the last 2kms. is negotiablke, only on foot. The nearest Bus stoppage is at Lolai of Nuadihi.Nearest railway station is at Rourkela.


Vedavyas is placed on the focus of the stream Sankha and Koel, which thereafter from the tide Brahmani, Vedavyas is not unattended a hut of innate beauty but by the same token is approaching a Tritha a dormitory of religious sanctity.Tradition has it that Vyasadeva, the reputed intellectual, lived already stated and dependable the great daring Mahabharat. A incline in the focus is belied to band-aid away for the most part sins. There are three temples that, two faithful to savior Siva and a well known to Rama. An epitome picnic look, it is 5 kms. from Panposh and 15 kms from Rourkela mutually an for the most part weather road. Nearest rail rapid transit Station is at Panposh and Rourkela. steady bus business is accessible from Rourkela.

Chhatri Hill

Chhatri hill further known as Mahabir Pahada is a scenic place by all of exciting spontaneous beauty. The uniqueness of this hill manifest its monollithic perspective, absolutely devoid of trees, bushes and pebbles. several caves and some ferocious paleographic marks are further found on the hill.Chatri Hill is solid at a distance of 60 kms from Sundargarh town and 20 km from Baragaon of Odisha State.

Mandira Dam

Mandira dam is located aside Kansbahal in Sundergarh district, Odisha, India.Mandira : experienced for the damacross the river Sankha, constructed for supply of water to Rourkela and disparate places in the environs, it presents a picturesque sight.The water from the dam is secondhand for Rourkela steel Plant. construction of the dam began afterwards 1957. The dam confused 2400 families and unaccompanied 843 were resettled. 32 kms. from Rourkela, it is a nice dormitory for holidaying. There is no regular bus trade but, taxis and autorickshaws are accessible from Rourkela at low-priced rates.

Maa Vaishno Devi Temple

Maa Vaishno Devi basilica the presiding deities of Maa Vaishno Devi basilica Goddess Kali, Goddess Lakshami and Goddess Saraswati.This sanctuary which is sitting on outstrip of a hill by the whole of a scenic glamour of the city during gives the dwelling a ethereal feeling. This place is nearby to railway Colony Rourkela.


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