Sureswari Temple,Subarnapur #Odisha #Temple
The temple of Sureswari is the oldest Shakti shrine of Subarnapur.Sonepur is the second town of Orissa next to the state capital Bhubaneswar is famous for its temple culture.It is also said by the people that Sonepur was an ancient Tantra and Sakti pitha. Pratap Ray the Court poet of Sonepur had written a memorable text named “Sashishena” in which he has described about magic performance and wonder power of Tantra Kumari Madan Maluni.Devi Sureswari is the presiding deity of Subarnapur district.In Sonepur thirteen Chauhan rulers ruled for more than three hundred years.
As Per Wiki:
Sureswari temple or Sursuri temple is located at the left bank of Tel River towards the south-west of the confluence of Mahanadi and Tel River. This temple is located in the temple town of Sonepur, Subarnapur district, Orissa, India. The presiding deity is maa Sursuri and well known as one of the oldest Shakti shrine. The word Sureswari is the sankritised version of Sursuri.
District Headquarter :Subarnapur
State Capital :Bhubaneswar
Nearest Railway Station :Balangir
Nearest Airport :Bhubaneswar
How to Reach :
- One can reach Subarnapur either by bus or train.
- From Subarnapur one can visit Sureswari Temple by bus or taxi.