Saturday, May 12, 2018

Maa Charchika Temple - Banki - Cuttack - Odisha - Shakti Peetha- Odisha Temple

Maa Charchika Temple:


Maa Charchika Temple is a Famous Shakti Shrines (Peetha) in Odisha. This temple is from 9-10th Century Old but renovated in 19th Century.


This temple is situated in bank of river Mahanadi in Banki in Cuttack District. Goddess Charchika has eight hands and her posture is seating on a human body with a warland of human skulls.


Banki is 49 kms from Cuttack and 53kms from Bhubaneswar, Odisha's Capital. In Navaratri and Durga Puja huge crowd come to this temple to take blessings of Maa.


This temple is situated on a small hillock. There a lot of small other temples in temple premises. Winter Season is best time to visit this temple. Nearby no good hotels available, so staying is not possible in this area.