Maa Hingula Temple, Talcher, Angul

Maa Hingula temple is situated on the bank of the river Simhada. It is 14 km away from Talcher and 20 km from Angul town. The Goddess has worshipped in a state of burning fire at a spot near the Hingula temple in Gopal Prasad. Maa Hingula is also known as Fire Goddess. The popular function of this temple is Hingula Yatra in the month of Chaitra, which is observed here for Nine days. The temple is one of the renowned Shakti Pitha in Odisha. Maa Hingula has believed to be the fire in the Kitchen of Lord Jagannath at Puri. On Sukla Chaturdashi of Chaitra month, the Goddess takes leave from Sri mandir kitchen and gives darshan to devotees in Hingula Yatra. Hingula temple is the best tourist place in Angul, Odisha.