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Parasurameswara Temple in Bhubaneshwar Orissa India

Parasurameswara Temple, one of the oldest and amezing temples in Bhubaneshwar Orissa.The most special feature of this temple is the presence of one thousand lingas in the north-west corner of the complex.Here is Some Information about  Parasurameswara Temple in Bhubaneshwar Orissa  India.

Location: Bhubaneswar, Orissa
Built in: 650 AD
Revamped In : 1903
Dedicated to: Lord Shiva
Architecture Style: Orissan architecture 
Significance : Belongs to the Earlier Group of temples of Bhubaneswar
Photography: Allow
Nearest Railway station: Bhubaneswar Junction (3.9 km.)
Nearest Airport: Biju Patnaik Airport, Bhubaneswar (3.8 km.)

Entry Fee and Temple Timing of  Parasurameswara Temple 

Entry : Free
Visiting Timing: 1 hour
Temple Timing: 5:00 am to 6:00 pm (All days of the week)

More Information about  Parasurameswara Temple 


The Parasurameswara Temple is located Old City Bhubaneshwar Orissa India.The temple was built in  650 AD and Revamped In  in 1903.The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva.The Parasurameswara Temple is in the same premises of the adjacent Muktesvara Temple.The temple also has the idols of the Vishnu, Yama, Surya and Mother Goddess.One thousand Lingams that are placed in the North West side of the temple remain a unique attraction of this temple. A large number of devotees and tourists visit this place, as it is regarded as one of the important temples of Lord Shiva.The temple also has beautiful decoration on its outer wall. The temple consists of two parts the Biaman and the Jogmohan, the later was constructed at a later date.


Architecture of  Parasurameswara Temple

The Parasurameswara temple conforms to the temple architectural style of its time and has only eight planets over the door to the inner sanctum instead of nine that appear in the later temples.Enclosed within a compound wall, the deul, facing the West is a square towered, while the jagamohana, instead of being a stepped pyramid, is a rectangular structure with a terraced roof, sloping in two stages. The deul about 13 m high has no platform and is triratha on plan, a dominant style of the early periods. The temple typifies the stage of Saiva Pasupata Sect, illustrated by the frequent representation of Lakulisa. He is sculpted in Buddha-like form, with four disciples at his feet as shown on the last side of the tower, while on the West, above the relief of Nataraja, he looks like the meditating Buddha. 

Nearest Visiting Places of  Parasurameswara Temple


Siddheshwar Temple
Vaital Deul Temple
Udayagiri and Khandagiri Caves
Khandagiri Mela
State Handicrafts Museum
Tribal Museum

Nearest Restaurants of  Parasurameswara Temple

Phulbani Restaurant
Vikal Kamat Restaurant
Kebaabs Unlimited Restaurant
Flavours Restaurant
Golden Bird Restaurant

How To Reach  Parasurameswara Temple  Bhubaneshwar

By Road : There are many Public and private vehicles available to reach Parasurameswara Temple Bhubaneshwar . The National Highway No.5 Connects Bhubaneshwar to Kolkatta and Channai alongs with other Major Cities.

By Rail : Bhubaneshwar has its own Railway station , so The Nearest Railway station is Bhubaneswar Junction (3.9 km.)

By Air: The Nearest International Airport is  Biju Patnaik Airport in Bhubaneswar. -3.8 Km

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