Maa Tarini Temple, Ghatgan

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The Maa Tarini Temple() in Ghatgaon is a famous Hindu Goddess temple dedicated to Maa Tarini.DeitiesMaa Tarini is worshiped here along with some side Gods.HistoryIt is said by the local people that King of Kendujhar was bringing Tarinini Maa from puri to Kendujhar with a condition that if he turn back then she'll not move further. The King was riding a horse and Goddess was following her to Kendujhar. King could know that Maa Tarini was coming behind from the sound of her ornaments but near the ghatagaon in the deep forest the sound of the ornaments didn't came and the king looked back thinking that she's not coming. But Maa Tarini was coming and due to the forest mud her ornaments sounds was not coming. Due to the condition Maa tarini stayed there and worshiped as the queen of Forest.FestivalsChaiti Yatra is the most popular and famous festival of this place celebrated in the month of April. Generally it celebrates between the last 5 days of Chaitra and the first 2 days of Baisakha i.e. from 9–15 April of every year. The first day of Baisakha is treated as the Odia New Year (ଓଡ଼ିଆ ନବବର୍ଷ)।Patua Yatra is another most famous festival of this place celebrated in the month of April.Ashadhi parba (ଆଷାଢ଼ି ପର୍ବ) is also Celebrated here in the last Thursday of the Odia Month: Asadha (ଆଷାଢ଼ ମାସ)
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  • This Temple is famous for goddess tarini. It is situated at keonjhar district. The surrounding of the temple is amazing.  more »
  • Its a piecefull & natural place of god maa tarini. Must visit in odisha, keonjhar.ur disire must fullfill when u meet maa tarini. In her natural greeney home wit temple, wit full of coconut. I just lo...  more »
  • This is a temple very revered according to Hindu believe. I reached the temple at around 12 noon. The temple door was about to close. I was the last person to enter the temple. The temple worship was ...  more »
  • Simply Divine. A must visit for all travelling to Odisha. Considered to be very powerful among Goddesses. Get great sweets around the temple. Horses (any type) and coconuts are offered to please the Goddess.
  • The temple is open daily and is free to visit. Photography is not permitted inside; lockers are available to store cameras, phones and shoes.I have visited this temple several times since my childhood.Excellent peaceful place to go with your family and spend quality time.
  • Very Peaceful Environment. Cocoanut is the main Thing you buy from this place for worship Maa Traini. One of the most Crowded temple in Odisha. In this area many Hotels are also located you can book at cheap price.
  • Very good place. Peaceful environment. The behaviour of priests is also good.I like it very much...
  • Old Big and femous temple of maa tarini . Beautiful temple .
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