Sunday, October 16, 2016

Goddess or Maa Ramchandi Temple - Kosala - Anugul - Odisha

Goddess Ramchandi Temple:

 

Ramchandi Temple is situated at Kosala Village at a distance of 28 Kms from Anugul, on Angul- Bagedia road. 


The village is known for its shrine dedicated to Goddess Ramchandi. She is believed to be possessed of great powers. It is believed that by worshipping Goddess Ramchandi sterile women will obtain children. 


On the foundation of the old temple one magnificent temple was constructed. A Yatra is held here on the second day of Krushna Pakshya Bhadra. 


This Yatra is known as Ramchandi Yatra or Kaduali Yatra (July- August). This Yatra is celebrated with big ceremony every year. 


Thousands of people attend this Yatra. Kosala is 28 Kms away from Angul. There is regular bus service available to Kosala from Angul. Kosala is a Village in Chhendipada Tehsil in Anugul District of Odisha State.