Raja Rani Temple, Bhubaneswar
Categories: Architectural Buildings, Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
Admire exquisite erotic carvings at Raja Rani Temple, a landmark reddish-gold sandstone Hindu temple in Bhubaneswar. With compact and exuberant architectural features, this gem of architecture and stonemasonry offers a 360 degree visual treat and it served as model for many other temples in central India. Built in the 10th century, the temple is locally known as the “love temple” because of images of couples making love. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, the structure has an elegant sculpture of the god on the walls of the sanctum. The temple has a large viewing hall and an 18 m (59 ft) tall tower, a must see if you are in the area. Plan your visit to Raja Rani Temple and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Bhubaneswar vacation route planner.
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This was my first place to visit in Bhubaneswar-Puri trip, It was ticket of 15rs per persion, This temple has no idols as such. There was noting much to visit, Small space so i will not recommend this... read more »
Rajarani Temple is an 11th-century Hindu temple located in Bhubaneswar, the capital city of Odisha (Orissa previously), India. The temple is believed to have been known originally as Indreswara. Rajar... read more »
best ever place, well maintained & clean. Memory of two True lovers. which spreads the love, and states true loves never end even after death. love this place.
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