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Address: Khordha District, Bhubaneswar 752055, India
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Holy Temple of Lord Shiva

The temple is dedicated to Lord Brahmeshwara ( Lord Shiva) of India mythology and is a must visit if you in are Bhubaneshwar. The temples is 60 feet tall and beautifully decorated... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

The temple is dedicated to Lord Brahmeshwara ( Lord Shiva) of India mythology and is a must visit if you in are Bhubaneshwar. The temples is 60 feet tall and beautifully decorated with the carvings of various gods, animals and birds.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

I dont know whether i went during peak season or peak time, but this temple was seriously crowded. I was wondering what is so special inside but anyway i couldnt see any unique inside. The architecture is like any other temple

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Vadodara, India
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Very near to Raja Raani temple and in a good location....a must visit. Architecture is superb and peaceful. Avoid going in summer afternoon. Better to plan in early morning or evening. Generally less crowded.

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Bhubaneswar, India
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

According to Shri Madha Bhagawata Mahapurana, Brahmā was born through Vishnu's navel, Vishnu is the main source of whatsoever exists in the world; what is created is part of his own body. According to the Purāṇas, Brahmā is self-born in the lotus flower. Another legend says that Brahmā was born in water, or from a seed that later became the... More 

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Wroclaw
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235 helpful votes 235 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

This is one of Bhubaneswar temples, so it is worth to see it to have a complete picture. Beware of the fact that the temple is still in use so you need to take off your shoes before entering.

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New Delhi, India
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93 reviews 93 reviews
39 attraction reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Its a beautiful temple from outside. The pandits are also charming. We were taken into sanctum sanctorum where the Shiv Linga is placed.Only when the pandit started the puja did we realise that every square inch of the wall and floor was covered with cockroaches. Huge black ones which even tok to flight. One of the scariest moments in my... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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45 reviews 45 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

It is a heritage site with a very Big shiv linga. It has beautiful garden. the temple has some carvings in the line of Khajuraho.

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Mumbai
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6 reviews 6 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

On should go and visit the temple to feel the articturla marvel and the constrution of temple. IT has main Jagamohan and Vimana and four small temple at all conrer of the compound. You can see the symetrical and alignment aspect when look thorugh the main entrance which is east. well preserved and good sculpture to see. Lord shiva is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

we really enjoyed this small temple--- and also the green/flowers all around. nice to compare with the other temples of the city--- each is so different.

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india
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

the carvings are excellent and a silent place with no crowd so can visit the full premises without any rush...

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