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Chakra Narayana Temple

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Chakra Narayana Temple – 29/50 Best places to visit in Puri (2021) | Visit in and Around Puri

Chakra Narayana Temple or Chakratirtha is famous as a pilgrim center along with all tourist places of Puri. Lord Jagannath, Goddess Subhadra and Sri Balabhadra worshiped here.

Facts of The Temple

Location of The Temple – Chakratirtha Road (CT Road)
Distance from Jagannath Temple – 5KM
Distance from Sea Beach – 3km
How to Reach – Cab/Taxi
Near By TempleBedi Hanuman Temple, Sonar Gauranga Temple

About Chakra Narayana Temple

This temple is known as Chakra Narayana because of a large Chakra (weapon of Lord Visnu) is being worshipped here. This large chakra is made of black granite with a statue of Lord Narayan at the centre.

Legend of the Temple

According to local people, it is says that once Neelachakra (the wheel at top of Jagannath Temple) was flown away and fell at Chakratirtha to stop the cyclone in Puri.

Chakra Narayana Temple – 29/50 Best places to visit in Puri (2021) | Visit in and Around Puri

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