Lankeswari Temple, Sonepur, Subarnapur

Lankeswari Temple is located inside the river Mahanadi at Sonepur town in Subarnapur district. Once upon a time the Sonepur region was known as Paschima Lanka. Goddess Lankeswari was the presiding deity of Paschima Lanka. Now Maa Lankeswari is worshipped by the Kaivarta (fisherman) community of Sonepur and the people of the Subarnapur district. Maa Lankeswari temple is a famous temple in Subarnapur, Odisha.

Chaitra Purnima and Kartika Purnima are the main festivals of this temple, and on this day devotees come to see the mother. The only way to reach the temple is by boat. The temple is half submerged during rainy days, so Summer and winter days are the best time to visit. A beautiful view can be seen while going by boat to Lankeswari mandir. Maa Lankeshwari Temple is a tourist attraction near Sonepur. (Source)

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Nearest Bus Stop

The nearest Bus stop is Sonepur, which is located around 01 KM distance from Lankeswari Temple

Nearest Railway Station

The Nearest Railway Station is Rairakhol, which is located around 68 KM distance from Sonepur Lankeswari mandir

Nearest Airport

The nearest Airport is Veer Surendra Sai Airport, Jharsuguda , which is located around 144 KM distance from Sonepur Lankeswari mandir, and is about 274 km from Biju Patnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar

Best Time to visit

The best time to visit Sonepur Lankeswari Mandir is at all times of the year

Open Timing

Lankeswari Temple opening time is Monday to Sunday Morning 6 am to Evening 5.30 pm