Biraja

Biraja Temple or VirajaKshetra is one of the ancient Hindu temples located in the Jajpur district. This present temple was built in 13th century, is situated in the JajpurTownship which is nearly 125 KM north from Bhubaneswar. The main idol is Devi Durga who is worshiped by the name Viraja.The temple covers a large area, and it has several Shiva linga and other deities. Jajpur is also known as VirajaKshetra or BirajaPeetha.

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