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The landmark of Orissa, The Jagannath Temple

The landmark of Orissa, The Jagannath Temple

The Jagannath Temple is situated in Puri city of Orissa, India. Puri is a coastal town of Orissa and lies to the south-eastern part of the country. The term ‘Jagannath’ is a Sanskrit term and it means “the Lord of the Universe”. The Jagannath temple is a very famous Hindu temple and all the worshippers…
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The Exquisite Solar Chariot – Konark Temple Orissa

The Exquisite Solar Chariot – Konark Temple Orissa

Build in the mid-13th century (around 1250), Konark Sun Temple is one of the best historical monuments we have in the world. The temple is located in Orissa in India. It is supposed to be built by King Narasimhadeva I, who was the king of the Eastern Ganga Dynasty. The temple is also very famous…
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