Luha Khambeswara Shiva Temple, Luha Khamba, Gajapati

Luha Khambeswara Shiva Temple is situated inside a Cave at the top of Luhakhamba Mountain Peak. It is 27 km from R. Udayagiri and around 82 km from Paralakhemundi of the Gajapati district. Lord Shiva is worshipped in an iron incarnation, so he is known as Luha Khambeswar. Karthika Purnima is the main festival of the temple, and devotees come here to watch the Function. To reach Luha Khamba Temple, you have to walk about 6 to 7 km up the hill. The Luha Khamba Shiva Temple is famous in the Gajapati district.