Baba Barala Balunkeswar Temple, Puri

Baba Barala Balunkeswar Temple is situated 25 km distance from Puri. Baral Balunkeswar Pitha is famous for its Lord Shiva Shrine named Sri Baral Balunkeswar Dev. As the legend says in Tretayayuga. This place was surrounded by dense forest, and it was the Ashram place of Bhrugu Muni. During the exile of Sri Rama Chandra, Laxman & Mata Sita has visited this place, Prabhu Sri Rama Chandra had placed Shiva Lingam in the sand under a Banyan tree. So this place is called Baral Balunkeswar. This place was also called Guptakasi. Source

Sitala Sasthi and Mahashivaratri are the main festivals of this temple on this day a large number of devotees come here and worship Lord Balunkeswara Mahadev. Barala Balunkeswar Mandir is one of the famous temple in Puri, Odisha.

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Nearest Bus Stop

The nearest Bus stop is at Biraramchandrapur, Which is around 4 KM distance from Baba Barala Balunkeswara Temple

Nearest Railway Station

The nearest Railway Station is at Puri, Which is around 25 KM distance from Baba Barala Balunkeswara Temple

Nearest Airport

The nearest Airport is at Biju Patnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar, Which is around 39 KM distance from Baba Barala Balunkeswara Temple

Best Time to visit

The best time to visit Baba Barala Balunkeswara Temple is at all times of the year

Open time

Baba Barala Balunkeswar Templeopening time is Monday to Sunday Morning 8 am to Evening 6 pm