Sakshigopal Temple Sakhigopal
About Sakshigopal Temple
Sakshigopal Temple formally known as Satyabadi Gopinath temple is a medieval temple committed to Lord Gopinath located in the town of Sakhigopal on the PuriBhubaneshwar highway in Odisha, India. The temple is worked in the Kalinga style of temple engineering.
The temple is renowned for praising the yearly Amla Navami Celebration (Amla = gooseberry; Navami = ninth day in a lunar cycle). The celebration is related with the act of touching Radha's feet (Radha was the unbelievable admirer of Ruler Krishna). Legend has it that the temple was initially without a statue of Radha. Be that as it may, when a young lady named Lakhmi guaranteed to be the incarnation of Radha, and it is trusted that Ruler Krishna (here as Gopal) ought not be without his intimate romance Radha, a statue from northern India was introduced here. The statue had initially Ghagra and Choli embellished however when it was clad on a customary saree of Odisha, the feet of the statue was unmistakable and the clerics took it for a blessed sign. From that day Amla Navami is commended and Hindu pioneers are permitted inside the temple to touch the goddess' feet. A huge number of aficionados throng the temple on this heavenly event.
By Bus :
Orissa street transport partnership transports associate Puri to numerous urban areas in Orissa. Visit transport administrations are accessible from Bhubaneswar (56 km, Rs 120), Cuttack (32 km, Rs 90), Konark (36 km, Rs 90) and Kolkata (495 km, Rs 800). Orissa Tourism Improvement Organization (OTDC) offer select transports for touring visits in Puri, which costs about Rs 250 for every individual.
By Rail :
Puri is a noteworthy railroad intersection. General direct prepare administrations are accessible from Puri to numerous urban communities in India, including Bhubaneshwar (Puri Durg Exp), New Delhi (Purushottam Exp), Chennai(Coromandel Exp), Bangalore (Prasanti Exp) and Kolkata (Puri Hwh Duronto).
By Air :
Biju Patnaik airplane terminal at Bhubaneswar is the closest air terminal to Puri, which is almost 56 km far from the core of the Puri city. It costs about Rs 900 by taxi. The airplane terminal is associated with Delhi and Mumbai and the tickets are tolerably evaluated. Global voyagers need to get associations through Delhi or Kolkata.