Biraja Temple Jajpur

Maa+ BirajaGoddess Biraja resides here.... that is why this place is named after her as holy Biraja Khetra। First capital of Orissa state was Jajpur .So both in conventionally and culturally this place is well rich and creates own identity for years. It is also widely known as holy district of Orissa, because here Dasaswamedha Jajna was held here in ancient times. It is believed that in ancient period this place was a mass congregation place of many saints and piligrims. This was the practising centre for thousands of saints. Inititation was made for the betterment and peace of the society by these holy souls from right here.

Biraja Temple

Here is the Biraja Temple which was built in 13th centuryAfter the name of Goddess Biraja this place is also known as Biraja Peetha or Biraja Khetra. Biraja Temple is one of the olden Hindu temples located in the Jajpur district of Orissa, India. This temple was built in 13th century. It is located in the Jajpur town which is nearly 125 KM from Bhubaneswar. The main idol is Devi Durga who is worshiped by the name Biraja. The temple covers a large area, and it has several Shiva linga and other deities. Jajpur is also known as Biraja Kshetra or Biraja Peetha. Unique rituals, amazing traditions and miracles of Goddess Biraja has create a different identity of this places

Place of attraction

Jajpur Biraja mandira, Mahavinayak temple at Chandikhole, Buddhist traingle Ratnagiri,Udayagiri & Lalait Giri, Baruneswar Pitha near Jajpur town , chaatia pitha and many more.

Climate: Mixed climate. Hot and dry from March to June first week. Moderate cold from September to February end .

Language: Oriya here is the primary language. But people from Hindi, english and Bengali belt will be comfortable here.



Dist:- Jajpur.Ph:-06728-222029,


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