Ghanteswari Temple is situated on the bank of river Mahanadi near the Chiplima Power plant and is 33 km distance from Sambalpur town. As the name indicates, there are bells (Ghanti) everywhere. People offer bell to Maa after their the fulfilment of their wishes. A large number of pilgrims visit this place every day from across the state. This temple area is thousands of bells hanging all around, the only place of its kind in Odisha. It is playing an important role in navigation in the past. It was called a lighthouse without light. The temple got its name from the goddess Ghanteswari.
Maa Ghanteswari Mandir is a famous temple in the Sambalpur district. The main attraction of this temple is the huge bells and one side of the hill and the other side of the river, which attracts tourists to come here. Chiplima Ghanteswari temple is one of the holy and beautiful places in western Odisha. Chipilima Hydro Power project plant is located near the temple. You will have to go through the Chiplima bridge passage to reach the temple. Maa Ghanteswari Mandir is a 35 km distance from Hirakud dam and 47 km from Bargarh. Maa Ghanteswari Mandir is one of the holy and tourist places in Sambalpur.
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