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Akhandalmani Temple

Akhandalmani Temple
Akhandalmani Temple
Akhandalmani Temple
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On the bank of river Baitarani, the Akhandalamani Temple is the abode of Lord Shiva. The chief interest of the place is its legendary history for which it shares a significant position in the tourism of Bhadrak. As the history runs, king Niladri Samara Singha Mohapatra started worshipping the God Akhandalamani some 350 years ago, when the black glazed granite stone was found underground and the king dreamt of the god. However the religious and historical significance with which the place is invested, constitute it to be a center of special interest in the tourism of Bhadrak. Moreover the artistic carvings of the temple deserve special worth to the tourist. Akhandalamani Temple of Bhadrak Surrounding the temple many fairs and festivals are organized, the chief among whose is the Mahashivaratri. During this festival, tourists including a vast chunk of pilgrims flocked in the core of the temple. On the month of Sravana, people from nationwide assemble here to pour the holy water on the Siva Linga and to offer their worship to Lord Shiva. The Akhandalamani Temple is the principal source of the profitable development of the tourism industry of Bhadrak

District Headquarter : Bhadrak
State Capital : Bhubaneswar
Nearest Railway Station : Bhadark
Nearest Airport : Bhubaneswar
How to Reach :  
By taking bus from bhadrak town one can reach the place.
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Contact Person : Amiya Nayak (District Tourist Officer)
Contact Person Phone : 9437002811
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Last updated on: 25-09-2013
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