Bhubaneswar Attractions Bindu Sagar
Bindu Sagar is also known as the Bindu Sarovara and Ocean Drop Tank which renowned as a very holy place near the well-known temples in Bhubaneswar. A large amount of temples encircle this tank. It is believed that this blessed lake encloses drops of water from every sacred rivers, pools and tanks in India. view more..
The well-known Lingaraj Temple and Ananta Vasudeva temples are located near to Bindu Sagar. The ceremony is held during the Ashokashtami festival in the Lingaraja temple consists of taking the main divinity of the Lingaraj temple to the lake for a ritual bath. A large number of devotees visit here to dip into its pristine water. An ancient temple, The Lingaraj Temple built dating back to 7th century. It is a wonderful monument of Oriyan made in unique architectural style and craftsmanship. The temple has a massive structure of 147 feet high which is encircled by fortified walls and is surrounded by number of historic small shrines. During the month of April, The annual chariot festival is conducted to draw the attention of the tourists. view more..
Parashurameswar Temple is a tiny in size but look marvelous. It is a well decorated shrine of Lord Shiva that is acclaimed to be one of the oldest temples in Bhubaneswar and is built in 650 A. D. this temple has ancient sculptures of animals and adored with floral designs of of Lord Ganesh, Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvati, Lord Muruga and other Hindu Gods. view more..