Lingaraj Temple at Bhubaneswar- India

02 Jul

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. Lingaraj Temple

The Lingaraja Temple is the largest temple in Bhubaneswar. The temple is more than 1000 years old.

Lingaraj Temple
The Lingaraja Temple Surrounded by superior walls on four sides, the Lingaraja temple is one of the most famous temples in Orissa.
Lingaraj Temple, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha

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 Lingaraja Temple

The outer walls with the temple exhibit exemplary carvings. The superbly sculpted images of different God and Goddess are unmatched.

The Lingaraj Temple

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Posted by on July 2, 2013 in Travel India


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25 responses to “Lingaraj Temple at Bhubaneswar- India

  1. pleisbilongtumi

    July 2, 2013 at 6:19 am

    The priceless legacy. Magnificent ! Thank you for sharing the stunning photos with us, Amresh. have a great day.

    • Amresh Kumar

      July 2, 2013 at 11:41 pm

      Thanks for taking the time to read my post, and for liking it. Good Day 🙂

  2. T. Caine

    July 2, 2013 at 11:16 pm

    Beautiful buildings. Even as an architect, I haven’t really done a lot of traveling outside of the U.S., but it looks like this has to get on my list of destinations.

    • Amresh Kumar

      July 2, 2013 at 11:49 pm

      Yes your most welcome, I pleased to meet you and thanks for stopping by my blog . When you plan to visit India tell me i will show you real and ancient arts of architectural excellence. 🙂

  3. Paula

    July 5, 2013 at 12:42 pm


    • Amresh Kumar

      July 5, 2013 at 11:23 pm

      Thanks Paula 🙂 It was quite a historical place with a nice piece or architecture! Lingaraja is placed in the middle of the temple with a majestic manner attracting the cosmic energy through out. Good Day !!

  4. bursucel

    July 11, 2013 at 3:12 am

    So… Wow! 🙂

  5. Shivani Sehgal

    September 9, 2013 at 11:06 pm

    Nice blog thanks for sharing. This is really great and very informatics blog. Orissa (India) is very well known for famous and historical temples. We can find more information about Orissa’s temples here: – East India Temples

  6. anurag3009

    September 19, 2013 at 11:22 am

    Simply loved your pics. Showcases the true Odisha…I have recently started my own blog. Please do visit and leave a feedback.

  7. njoyeverymoment

    October 2, 2013 at 1:18 pm

    Bhubaneswar – City of temples ….i have spent 4 years and have visited the temple multiple times.Nice write up.

    Beautiful pic and magnificent temple

    • Amresh Kumar

      October 3, 2013 at 4:36 am

      Thanks for taking the time to read my post, and for liking it. God bless you! have a good day !!!

  8. Swati Singh

    October 3, 2013 at 6:22 am

    Nice photos

  9. ventisqueras

    October 3, 2013 at 10:37 am


  10. thatsvenkitesh

    October 9, 2013 at 2:37 am

    thanks for the awesome pictures, will share it on fb for all

    • Amresh Kumar

      October 9, 2013 at 2:53 am

      Thanks for taking time to read my post, and for liking it. God bless you!

  11. renxkyoko

    October 9, 2013 at 5:08 am

    Whoa ! Amazing !

  12. Corina Victoria Sein

    June 21, 2014 at 1:12 am


  13. Corina Victoria Sein

    June 21, 2014 at 1:13 am

  14. Aaron Manor

    July 19, 2014 at 3:57 am

    Nice pics with great Indian Architecture with best in World Class. Like this post much

    • Amresh Kumar

      July 19, 2014 at 4:15 am

      Thank you so much for stopping by. Keep visiting have a good day !!


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