Kapilash Temple

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Kapilash Temple
Temple Address
Kapilash Rd, Odisha 759027
Temple overview

Kapilash temple is situated in the northeast corner of Dhenkanal town at a distance of 26 Km from the district headquarters. The temples are situated in about 2239 feet from the sea level. The temple is 60 feet in height.T here are two approaches for the temple.
On the left side ‘Payamruta kinda’ and on the right side ‘Marichi Kunda’ exists. The temple has a wooden Jagamohana. Sri Ganesh, Kartikeya, Gangadevi, etc are found in the temple. Patita Pavana Jagannath also remains in the temple as ‘Parsva deva’. Lord Biswanath temple is also situated in Kailash. According to some scholars, this temple is older than the Chandrasekhar jew temple, hence it is known as ‘Budha linga’.There are many legends about Kapilash Pitha and its significance.
History says it was the ashram of Kapila Muni, to some scholars it is the second Kailash of Lord Siva. Sridhar Swami who wrote the commentary on Srimad Bhagavatham stayed there. There are some monasteries in the premises.
Lord Chandra Sekhara worshipped by the chapatis in 36 Niyogas. Maha Sivaratri is the greatest festival at Kapilash. The Temple of Narayan, Biswanath, Bhubaneswar & many maths can be worth visiting. Besides that Deer Park, Science Park also adds to the attraction to the place.
There is a well-constructed road available from a bus stop to Kailash Temple. Also from the railway station and bus stop the cab facility available to visit Kapilash Temple. Tourists can easily hire a taxi or auto according to their choice; also they can use public transport. After reaching on Kapilash Temple people can first enjoy the beautiful forest view and the local place. Kapilash Temple is situated at a height of about 2239 feet from sea level, so the visitors need to climb 1352 steps to reach on the temple. Or the other way is through Barabanki. Temples in Odisha are created with the best techniques and arts. Kapilash Temple is an example of it.

Temple Timings
Monday
6:00 am - 12:00 pm, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 12:00 pm, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 12:00 pm, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 12:00 pm, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 12:00 pm, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 12:00 pm, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sunday
6:00 am - 12:00 pm, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Temple Timing
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