Loknath Temple

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  • Address: NH 203, Chandanpur, Odisha 752014, Puri, India
  • Timings: 05:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids, Point Of Interest

Located very close to Sri Jagannath temple, this beautiful temple does hold certain significance in the religious history of Orissa. Stories goes that the Shiva Linga in the temple was established by Lord Rama, during his journey to Lanka in search of Sita.

The most unique fact of this lingam is it remains under water throughout the year and is visible only once in a year. At present, the temple has four parts – Jagamohan (entrance temple), Vimana (main temple), Natamandap (dancing hall) and Bhogamandap (offering hall). People believe that a visit to the lingam has the power to cure any illness.

Visit the temple during SarantiSomavar Fair when the whole temple is decorated.

  • Follow the Hindu rituals like leaving your shoes outside the temple.
  • Observe absolute silence inside the temple.
  • Respect the religious rituals and sentiments.
  • Be decently dressed.

  • Entry is free.

  • By hired car 

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  • Loknath Temple Address: NH 203, Chandanpur, Odisha 752014, Puri, India
  • Loknath Temple Timing: 05:00 am - 09:00 pm
  • Loknath Temple Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Loknath Temple(preferred time): 08:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Time required to visit Loknath Temple: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 45.8% of people who visit Puri include Loknath Temple in their plan

  • 73.68% of people start their Loknath Temple visit around 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Loknath Temple

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Loknath Temple

People normally club together Kalinga Stadium and Sakshi Gopal Temple while planning their visit to Loknath Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • where the prayers of the devotees are fulfilled.It is a great place to roam, where you can roam once your family comes along with their children.You should come here once and come back with yourfamily And you should see the beauty of this place.

  • Beautiful Pond, out of the world feeling and some sacred silence in this ancient yet simple looking Shiv Temple brings me here everytime I'm in Odisha.

  • Lord shiva temple where u can see some beautiful structures...

  • A good picnic spot having temple of lord shiva called lokanath.

  • Nice place. But need to be clean

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