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Sakshi Gopal Temple, Puri
(2.3/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web)
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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  • It is customary for devout Hindus to visit this temple after visiting Puri. This temple dedicated to Lord Krishna is situated at village SAKSHI GOPAL twenty Kms from Puri. We visited the temple on our...  more »
  • Sakshi Gopal Temple located in Puri Odisha. The temple contains statue of Lord Krishna and Radha. And the beautiful architecture of the temple. The temple is just outside of the main city. Just near t...  more »
  • My suggestion even to devotees is to skip this temple. The pandas are very rough in their behaviour. I personally had a bad experience. They demanded to donate and we had a verbal duel with one of the...  more »