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Brahmeshwara Temple

Khordha District, Bhubaneswar 752055, India
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Ranked #17 of 56 attractions in Bhubaneswar
Type: Religious Sites
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New Delhi, India
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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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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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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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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

Brahmeswar Temple in Bhubaneswar has skillfully engraved rekha deul and jagmohan. It is the first temple to portray musicians and dancers on the outer wall of the temple. Use of iron beams in the temple is also used for the first time. Images of Chamunda, Shiva and several other deities are depicted in the western part of the temple. The... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

This temple is a UN cultural heritage site. This 11th century architectural marvel is special and i personally felt positive vibes inside this, though rituals and prayers are not performed here. You can spend 2-3 hours if you are interested in the detailed sculptures.

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Bhubaneswar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

Brahmeswar temple is present in the vicinity of Bhaskareswar temple . The temple is is famous for its intricate architecture and a remarkable pedestal for the devotees . The archeological dept has decorated the premises with lawns and plants .Overall a place of worth seeing because no extra time needed as all these temples are pretty close to one another... More

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