Baidyanath Temple is located at Deogaon and is just 10 km from the district headquarters of Bargarh. Lord Shiva is worshipped in this temple. This Lord Baidyanath temple was built by King Ajit Singh of Sambalpur under the supervision of his Dewan Dakshinray. Mahashivratri is celebrated every year at the famous Shaivapith Baidyanath and attracts a large number of devotees.
The Baidyanath Temple is one of the Ashtashambhu temples in western Odisha. The 8 Asta-Sambhu Shiva Temples such as Bimaleswar Temple at Huma (Sambalpur), Kedarnath Temple at Ambabhona (Bargarh), Baidyanath Temple at Deogaon (Bargarh), Balunkeswar Temple at Gaisama (Bargarh), Mandhata Baba Temple at Maneswar (Sambalpur), Swapneswar Temple at Sorna (Bargarh), Visweswar Temple at Soranda (Bargarh), Nilakantheswar Temple at Nilji (Bargarh).