Thursday, December 26, 2019

Gokulananda Temple and Picnic Tourism Center, Sidhamula, Nayagarh District, Odisha

Gokulananda Tourism Center: 

The Gokulananda Tourism Center, also known as Gokulananda picnic spot is situated on the bank of river Mahanadi. This tourism center consists of Gokulananda temple, an attached picnic area. 

Gokulananda Temple is situated near Sidhamula village, Sidhamula Grampanchayat in Khandapara Block. The temple of Gokulananda is situated on top of a hill on the bank of river Mahanadi. 

It is founded by late Sri Baba Swami Ram Laxman Dash. It is nice to watch the panaromic view of the hill and flowing water of Mahanadi from the hill as well as from Sidhamula bridge. 

The hill is full of tall trees and medicinal plants. There is a small park and rest house on top of hill. Full Grenery on the bank of river Mahanadi suitable for cooking as well as playing games which attracts most of the local and nearby district tourists to this place. 

Many people come here to see the scenic beauty of this spot and for picnic purposes mainly from the months of October to March. This center is situated on the bank of river Mahanadi.