Uttaresvara Siva Temple
Situated very close to Bindusagar tank at Bhubaneswar of Odisha state is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple has shivlinga at the central abode and is famous as- Tantra pitha in Bhubaneswar city among four major tantra pitha in Odisa state. Uttaresvara Siva Temple is basically positioned nearby northern banks in the old town in the Nalamuhana Sahi. Lord Ganesha, Mahisa-Mardini (Goddess Kali) and other foremost deities are also installed inside the main sanctum.
Architecture: The heading shivlinga is circumference with a circular yoni Pitha. The architecture of the temple has nine major shrines. This Shiva abode is bleeived to be the ancient temple in ODisha state, dated back to 7th Century. Since the temple has several sublime shrines, hence has idols placed in all four directions. A statue of Mahisa-Mardini is also fixed in the northern side with demon Mahisasura at the bottom end.
Timings: 5: 30 am to 2: 00 pm and 4: 00 pm to 9: 30 pm
Address: Nalamuhana Sahi, Bhubaneswar Old Town, Odisha
How To Reach:
By Air: The closest airport to this temple is Biju Patnaik Airport at Bhubaneswar.
By Train: The railway station is also located is Bhubaneswar.
By Road: Road
connectivity is also available till this temple as Bhubaneswar has a dedicated
bust stand at the main city. Personal Taxis, autos, cabs can also be hired to
reach this temple.