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Gorekhnath Temple (ଗୋରେଖନାଥ - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

Jaipur, Gorekhanath, Odisha 754133, India

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About Gorekhnath Temple (ଗୋରେଖନାଥ

This is a Hindu temple in Odisha. baba Goraknath is the follower of Matsyendranath, the founder of the Nath tradition. It is a popular place in Jagatsinghpur and is said that Baba Gorak Nath has performed meditation in this place.

Attractions Near Gorekhnath Temple (ଗୋରେଖନାଥ

 Maa Sarala Temple
Maa Sarala Temple4.95km from Gorekhnath Temple (ଗୋରେଖନାଥ

It is one of the eight most famous Shakta shrines of Odisha. In Hindu culture, 'Maa Sarala' is a Goddess who acts as a patron of the followers of Vaishnav and Shakta.The current temple is approximately 500 years old, and was built by the Raja of Manijanga. The remnants of the old temple are not visible, but folklore suggests that it was sited at Badasarol.

Lalitagiri Buddhist Complex
Lalitagiri Buddhist Complex30.61km from Gorekhnath Temple (ଗୋରେଖନାଥ

This is a major Buddhist complex in the Indian state of Odisha. Lalaitgiri is a part of Pushpagiri university located on top of hills of the same names. Lalitagiri is a major center of Buddhism hemmed between the Parabhadi and Landa sandstone hills in the standalone Assian hill range.

Madhusudan Das House
Madhusudan Das House31.78km from Gorekhnath Temple (ଗୋରେଖନାଥ

Madhusudan Das was the first graduate and advocate of odisha. He was instrumental in creation of Province of Orissa . His house is very famous and there is a statue of him.

Varahi Devi Temple
Varahi Devi Temple32.38km from Gorekhnath Temple (ଗୋରେଖନାଥ

The temple is dedicated to Goddess Varahi. This temple was built in the first quarter of 10th century AD during Somavamsi rule. Locally known as Matsya Varahi, the presiding deity Goddess Varahi sits in lalitasana on a plain platform with her right foot resting on the buffalo mount carved on the pedestal. She is presented as the pot-bellied goddess with the face of a boar.

Maa mangala temple
Maa mangala temple35.82km from Gorekhnath Temple (ଗୋରେଖନାଥ

Goddess Mangala is the presiding deity of this temple. Built in 15th century, the temple is a symbol of the ancient heritage of Kalinga. According to legend, the Goddess Mangala kept herself hidden under the waters of the River Prachi. One day a boatman was unable to cross the river in full spate when Maa Mangala told him in a dream to recover her from the middle of the river and establish her in the village of Mangalapur. He dived and recovered goddess idol and built the temple.

Rameswar Temple
Rameswar Temple39.26km from Gorekhnath Temple (ଗୋରେଖନାଥ

This is a very old temple in Bhubaneswar, Khordha. It is located from 2 km distance from Lingaraj shrine. The architecture of this temple is a wonder of the ancient age.

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The district, smallest in size among the 30 districts in Odisha.