Festivals in Odisha piggyback loads of lively entertainment, merry-making and influx of nostalgia. Each of them is quite prudent owing to interesting stories dated back to ancient times. One such popular festival in the state is Khudurukuni Osha. It is also widely addressed as Bhalukuni Osha. It usually falls in the
Astasambhu Siva Temples is the collection of 8 Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Shiva in the capital city of Bhubaneswar. Astasambhu means Ashta means eight and Sambhu refers to another name of Lord Shiva. Astasambhu temple houses a cluster of eight different colored shiva lingas made of precious stones. Some are white
Brahmeswara Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva located in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, erected at the end of the 9th century CE, is richly carved inside and out. On sandstone walls there are symbolic decorations and the notion of godlike figures that helps the believer in his meditation. The carvings over the
The Muktesvara deula is one of the most important monument of Bhubaneshwar along with the Rajarani Temple and Lingaraj temple. Muktesvara Temple architecture is known as the Gem of Odisha architecture and one of the must visit temple in the city. Mukteshvara Temple is a 10th-century Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva.