Ghanteswari Temple – Sambalpur, Odisha :
Maa Ghanteswari temple is a temple in Chiplima, Odisha, India, around 30 kilometres from Sambalpur. A bridge (named the Chaurpur bridge) is being built at Mundoghat, a strategically significant location between Sambalpur and Chiplima.
Ghanteswari Temple History:
As the name implies, there are bells all over the place.After their requests are granted, people offer bells to the goddess Ghanteswari, also known as the Deity of Bells. The temple is visited by many pilgrims from all across the state. It is known as the “lighthouse without a light,” because it was built by early sailors who used the bells to warn them of strong winds. The significance of this location can be found in the large number of little bells that dangle all around it.
Ghanteswari Temple Timings:
Opening Time & Closing Time – 6.00 am – 9.00 pm
Ghanteswari Temple Location:
Bagbira, Chipilama, Odisha – 768026
Best time to visit Ghanteswari Temple Sambalpur:
The months of September to March are considered the best months to visit Ghanteswari Temple. The weather is still pleasant and ideal for sightseeing excursions.
How to reach Ghanteswari Temple Odisha:
The road is accessible from both Sambalpur and Hirakud Station. Hirakud Railway Station, located 20 kilometres away, is the closest railway station. Swami Vivekananda International Airport in Raipur is 266 kilometres away, while Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneshwar is 300 kilometres away.
Nearby tourist attractions in Ghanteswari Temple Sambalpur:
Khalasuni Wildlife Sanctuary
Ghanteswari Temple distance:
Ghanteswari temple to hirakud distance: 48 min (31.0 km) via Hirakud Dam Rd/Remed – Hirakud Dam Rd
51 min (31.4 km) via Ghanteswari Temple Rd and Hirakud Dam Rd/Remed – Hirakud Dam Rd
Sambalpur to Ghanteswari Temple distance: 27 min (17.2 km) via Ghanteswari Temple Rd
Balangir to Ghanteswari Temple distance: 2 hr 47 min (115.2 km) via NH57 and SH 55
Ghanteswari Temple Photos:
List of Temples of Odisha:
- Mausima Temple
- Rajarani Temple
- Parashurameshvara Temple
- Konark Sun Temple