Siruli Mahavir Temple – 23/50 Best places to visit in Puri (2021) | Visit in and Around Puri
Siruli Mahavir Temple is well known for Lord Hanuman in Puri. Lord Hanuman worshiped in this temple. This is a famous temple along with all popular places in Puri.
This temple is located 33kms from Puri Bhubaneswar NH316. Exactly from Chandanpur medical square we have to take a right turn while going to Puri from Bhubaneswar.
Lord Hanuman is the presiding deity of the temple. Many other figures like Hanuman, Ganesha, Mahisamardini Durga, Siva Linga and bull are also placed at the outer wall of this temple.
Distance from Puri Bhubaneswar Main Road – 33kms|
Presiding Deity – Lord Hanuman
Famous Festival – Makara Sankranti
Nearest Railway Station – Chandanpur (Jankedeipur)
Nearest Bus Stop – Chandanpur
How to Reach -Taxi
A large single piece of stone out of which standing figure of Lord Hanuman is carved which is about 10ft of height. According to local people one eye of the left side eye of statue is set towards Jagannath temple of Puri, the right eye is set towards Lanka and Shiva Linga canopied by seven hooded serpent is carved on top of the head of the figure.
Many famous festivals like Makara Sankranti, Rama Navami, Dola Purnima are observed here with great devotion by the local people. A mass of people gathers here on these accusations and devotes pray and offer puja to lord Hanuman here.
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