Maa Sureswari Temple, Sonepur, Subarnapur

Maa Sureswari temple is situated on the banks of Tel River in Sonepur town. The holy seat of Goddess Sureswari is the presiding deity of the Subarnapur. This place is an ancient temple of Yantra, Tantra and Mantra. Ambeshwar and Jambeshwar are worshipped in two Shivlingams in Shiva Temple within the premises of Ma Sureshwari Temple. Mahabali Jatra is the main festival of Maa Sureshwari, besides Durga Puja and Sitalsasthi are also celebrated.

History of Maa Sureswari Temple

According to legend, Sri Parsuram used to worship his mother Renuka in the name of Maa Sureshwari. He killed the Kshatriyas and offered their blood to the holy fire to the yajna he conducted. That Yajna Kunda is now worshipped as the mysterious Khaul Gad. This temple was established during the rule of Somavansi king Raja Achola Singh Deo from 1725 to 1750 AD and later completed by Maharaja Viramitra Singhdeo between 1902 and 1937. The Chouhan rulers of Sonepur. Maa Sureswari temple is a Pancharatharekha Deula that stands on a raised platform. Maa Sureswari Mandir is a famous temple in Subarnapur, Odisha.

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Nearest Bus Stop

The nearest Bus stop is Sonepur, which is located around 01 KM distance from Sureswari Mandir

Nearest Railway Station

The Nearest Railway Station is Rairakhol, which is located around 67 KM distance from Sonepur Sureswari Mandir

Nearest Airport

The nearest Airport is Veer Surendra Sai Airport, Jharsuguda , which is located around 143 KM distance from Sonepur Sureswari Mandir, and is about 273 km from Biju Patnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar

Best Time to visit

The best time to visit Sonepur Sureswari Mandir is at all times of the year and Bali jatra

Open Timing

Maa Sureswari Temple opening time is Monday to Sunday Morning 6 am to Evening 9 pm