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Samaleswari Temple

Samaleswari Temple
Samaleswari Temple
Samaleswari Temple

Description :


Shree Shree Samaleswari, the presiding deity of Sambalpur, is a strong religious force in western part of Orissa and Chhattisgarh state of India. On the bank of the river Mahanadi the mother goddess Samaleswari is worshipped from ancient times as Jagatjanani, Adishakti, Mahalaxmi and Mahasaraswati. The region in which the temple is situated has a rich cultural heritage. Sambalpur region is popularly known as Hirakhanda from ancient times. Ptolemy has described the place as Sambalak, Acording to Tavernir, the French traveller, and Edward Gibbon, the English historian, diamonds were exported to Rome from Sambalpur

District Headquarter : Sambalpur
State Capital : Odisha
Nearest Railway Station : Sambalpur
Nearest Airport : Bhubaneswar
How to Reach :  
This Place is about 7 Kilometers away from Private Bus Stand and 2 KM from Sambalpur Railway station . One can find taxis and auto rickshaw from Bus Stand and Railway Station.
Best Time : All around the Year
Contact Person : Rabindra Kumar Dalai (Tourist Officer)
Contact Person Phone : 0663-2411118
Contact Person Mobile : 9438649129
Contact Person E-Mail :
Web Address of the Place:
Last updated on: 25-05-2016

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