Khiching

Khiching

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Khiching is a ancient village in Mayurbhanj District of Orissa, India. It is abode of Maa Kichakeswari Devi.Here was built a fabulous temple from Black Stone.Khiching is located about 50 km east of Keonjhargarh city and 27 km west of Karanjia. There are several villages in the vicinity, including Sukruli, Naupana, Kakharupana, Salabana, Viratagada, Kichakagada. Other nearby villages are Singida . The major festival in Khiching is Sivarathri, which is celebrated over seven days. The major tourist attraction of Khiching is the Temple Of Maa Kichakeswari. The temple was constructed during the year 920/925. The temple suffered in the hand of Vandals. King of Mayurbhanj, Maharaja Pratap Chandra Bhanjdeo reconstructed the temple in the year 1934 spending an approximate amount of Rs.85,000.00. Height of the temple is 100 ft (30 m) and total area is 1764sq.ft. Main temple remains closed between 12 noon to 3 PM. There is a museum constructed by Maharaja Purna Chandra Bhanjdeo in the year 1922.The Brahma temple is located in the eastern embankment of Bindusagar, on the left side road leading from Lingaraj Temple. The temple is surrounded by Bindusagar tank on the west in Bhubaneswar.Lord Brshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 136 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 209g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136778696
  • 9786136778693