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Address: Khordha District, Bhubaneswar 752055, India

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Nice Architectural Temple

This is very old 18th century temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva and a very good architectural stone construction.

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Hyderabad, India

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Hyderabad, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is very old 18th century temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva and a very good architectural stone construction.

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Kota, Rajasthan, India
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Very old temple. you can click good pics their. we do not find any priest their. no rush. very calm and peace full palace.

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Bhubaneswar, India
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

The bigger temples may have two to three of these porches--usually a nata-mandira (dance hall) and bhoga-mandapa (hall of offering). A khakhara style is distinguished by a barrel elongated roof, called khakhara--the local name of a variety of pumpkin-guard. Over the khakhara are placed kalasas or amlas flanked by lions.

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Kolkata, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Architecturally, the temples of Bhubaneshwar can be resolved into three broad styles as rekha, pidha and khakhara. Most of the temples of the first two orders have two main components--the sanctum, with a convex curvilinear spire, locally known as the deul, also called bada deul (the big temple) or the rekha deul (temple of which the spire gives the optical... More 

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Indore, India
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

An ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, neat & clean and well maintained in inside & out side. There is a very small metallic statue of Goddess Durga/Parvati in one wall of the main temple which is very nice and one should photographed the same. Outside garden also well maintained. Do visit while you are in Bhubneswar. You will appreciate... More 

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Thank Swaraj B
Chennai, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Brahmeshwar Temple is situated about a kilometer east of the Lingraj temple,. the presiding deity Brahmeshwar, is a form of Lord Shiva.The temple is approximately 60 feet tall. Iron beams were used in the temple's construction for the first time. The exterior has sculptures of gods and goddesses, animals and birds, religions scenes, and tantric-like images.Must see in Bhubaneshwar.

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Thank Prafulla-28
Pune, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is also a very good temple, not far from famous Rajarani temple. Ancient carvings and a garden to see at this place.

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Thank Debasis1409
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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This temple is a very peaceful place to spend your time. You will always love the park of this temple by it's lush green grass and the variety of flowers. It can also turn out to be a good time for playing with children here.

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Thank Djmohanty
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

M happy that I got a chance to visit this temple. Its a very old temple, yet reminds us our ancient culture n art. There r many more temples like Raja-Rani, Vaskareswar, Megheswar etc near to this temple. Everybody must visit all temples n get real peace in their heart n mind. How to go: can go by personal vehicle... More 

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is Lord Shiva temple and very old and famous among locals. Temple is beautifully decorated during Shivratri. Shiva devotees visit this temple in large numbers.

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