Choudwar, Cuttack

Choudwar is a city and a municipality in the Cuttack district. Hailed as the industrial centre of Odisha. It was once the capital of the Somali Keshar Kings of Odisha. The eight prominent Shiva Pithas were established by the Keshari dynasty during their rule. Many scenic spots around add to the charm of the place. Choudwar is a place of historic importance.