PARASHURAMESHVARA TEMPLE

This temple is located at the Bhubaneswar city of Odisha. This temple is considered as the best preserved Hindu temple in this state. The construction of this temple dates back to the Shailodbhava time. During the 7th and 8th century this temple was built. This temple is where Lord Shiva is worshiped. This is also the oldest existing Hindu temple in the state. It is believed that the Parashurameshvara Temple was built around 650 CE and in the Nagara style. The prime feature of this temple is the tenth century Orissan-style shrine.

This temple also belongs to group of temples named as Parashurameshvara. At this temple, there is a Vimana, a Beda and there is also a curved spire right on the roof. It is also the very first temple for which Jagamohana like additional section was added. Though here Lord Shiva is worshiped, then also there are images that belong to Shakta deities. Parashuramastami is the prime festival that is celebrated at this temple. This festival uses to fall during the month of Jun and July every year.

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