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Address: Khordha District, Bhubaneswar 752055, India

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Nice temple , intricately carved dating back to 1200 ad,theres a small pond behind it & a huge banyan tree View from the pond is enchanting,inside lies a Shiva temple Was there... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2016
Nilesh R
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Visakhapatnam, India
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Visakhapatnam, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Nice temple , intricately carved dating back to 1200 ad,theres a small pond behind it & a huge banyan tree View from the pond is enchanting,inside lies a Shiva temple Was there on a Sunday evening,lots of kids playing around This temple is in same line as in raja Rani temple & bhaskaresvara temple(single structure where u have to take... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Nice small temple, great architecture. Nothing special as a tourist attraction but still worth stopping by.

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Kuala Lumpur
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

this is another less visited temple as its not very intricate. but it is one stunning structure. with different levels for you to climb and explore closer.

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Mumbai, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Bhubaneshwar is a city of temples. This is an intricately designed and one of the oldest temple which is a worth a visit.

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Hyderabad, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

Yes nothing to watch here,only old temples and nothing here.So try to visit other places in bhubaneswar.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

Brahma the creator's Ishwara (God) Brahmeshwara, Shiva is the presiding deity of this magnificent temple located at Bhubaneswar in India. Rock inscriptions date this temple to be built in late 9th century around 1058 AD. Four subsidiary temples surround the main shrine. Intricately carved inside and outside depicting lion head motifs, floral designs, creepers, musicians, dancers, erotic couples, tantra inspired... More 

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

A good example of Kalinga architecture with interesting well preserved carvings around the outer walls. Worth visiting

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Nothing significantly different about the temple than other Shiva temples in Bhubaneswar. However, the overall temple is a collection of Shiva temples unlike other temples who have other surrounding deities.

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Bhubaneswar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

This is one of the best carved Shiva temples in the temple city of Bhubaneswar. Built.Built in the last part of 9th century famous for its inner and outer carvings.It is also said that from some of the lost carving the Devadassi tradition which was very prevalent in the temple lives of Odisha in those period was also carved.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Must visit by the architecture lovers. Beautiful stone carvings and vary well maintained temple complex and the garden.

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