Saila Shreekhetra Jagannath Temple, Angul

Saila Srikhetra Temple is located on the top of Sunasagad hill and is around 1.5 km from Angul Bus Stand. The Jagannath Temple at Angul is known as Saila Srikhetra. It is a famous Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra, Devi Subhadra and Sudarshan. The temple is like the model of the world-famous Lord Jagannath Temple of Puri. The foundation of this huge temple was laid in 1996. and was completed with the help of the administration and the local people of Angul. The District administration formed a trustee for the temple.

The Lord Jagannath temple was opened for all public after the completion of Pratistha Utsav. It was a historic moment for the people of Angul. Now this place is called Saila Shreekhetra. The whole State & other parts of India are coming to have a darshan of Lord Jagannath in this magnificent grand temple at Angul. Ratha Yatra is the main festival of this temple. Saila Srikhetra Temple is one of the tourist places in Angul. (Souce)