Jajpur is a historic place of pilgrimage in the state of Odisha.The district is located at a distance of about 30 Kms (Chattia- Beginning of Jajpur District) from Cuttack.History says Jajpur was the capital of Kalinga kingdom and had achieved the pinnacle of glory in archaeological excellence.Jajpur is honoured for its natural resources, mines and industries.
Jajpur is situated on the bank of river Baitarani it has the sacred shrine of Goddess Biraja (Durga), Sveta Baraha (incarnation of Lord Vishnu as the white boar), Sapta Matruka and a host of other shrines. It is famous for Saktipitha of Goddess Biraja. Ashokajhar, Chandikhol, Chhatia, Gokarnika, Kuransa, Mahavinayak, Patharajpur, Ratnagiri, Udaygiri, Satyapira, Singhapur, Vyas Sarobar and Baruneswar Pitha are some of the visiting places of this district.
Jajpur District – Famous Temples, Tourist, Picnic Places
Abunasser Mosque (Sahi Mosque)
Cenotaph Of Sayed Alli Bokhari
Neulpur, Tarapur, Deuli, Panturi
Abhimanyu Samanta Singhar Smrutipitha
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