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Sakshi Gopal Temple, Puri
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In possession of a vast Hindu history, Sakshi Gopal Temple is a medieval temple dedicated to Lord Gopal. Here you will see many of the religious priests known as ‘Pandas’ that will provide you with information on the temples history. Reminiscent of Kalinga style architecture, the temple houses statues of King Vajra 16 idols. Be sure to check ahead in case of any events that may overlap your stay such as Amla Navami, the festival dedicated to touching Radha’s feet. Take a look at our Puri itinerary maker to schedule your visit to Sakshi Gopal Temple and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The temple will be on the highway from Bhubaneswar to Puri. There is a small village called SakhiGopal which is famous for the Temple only and you can get plenty of Coconut trees and people selling co...  more »
  • It is customary for hindus to report to Sakshi Gopal that they visited a holy place or temple. This is very prevalent in Northern part of India than in south. 
  • The temple is famous for celebrating the annual Amla Navami Festival,This is an important Temple that is dedicated to Sakshi Gopal. Sakshi Gopal means "The Witness Gopal". This Deity was originally in...  more »