Lingaraj Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Harihara, a form of Shiva and is one of the oldest temples of Bhubaneswar, the capital of the East Indian state of Odisha. The temple is the most prominent landmark of the Bhubaneswar city and one of the major Tourist Attractions of the state.
The Lingaraja Temple is the largest temple in Bhubaneswar. The temple is more than 1000 years old.
It really is one of the best and splendid examples from the architectural excellence which the artists had attained in the course of 11th century. This temple is also called the Bhubaneswar temple.
The outer walls with the temple exhibit exemplary carvings. The superbly sculpted images of different God and Goddess are unmatched.