Ujjaleswar is a blessed place situated at a distance of 19 kms from Digapahandi and 45 kms from Berhampur, close Ghodahada Dam. The sanctuary of Ujjaleswar has been produced from a hollow in sanctuary, on a hillock which is congenial by steps. A tremendous stone shadowing the god frames the posterior of the sanctuary, which has been likewise etched to ventures for encouraging a circumambulating around the hallowed place.
About The Temple
Just before one achieves the sanctuary premises one can see the Ghodahada dam which is known for having submerged an antiquated 'vijayanager post'. This place is celebrated among nature cherishes as it may be, organically an assorted land settling home to an immense assortment of creature and plant species. Appreciate the experience of being in a place that is socially, verifiably and environmentally rich.
Mahashivaratri, Sankrantis of every month and all the Mondays of the holy month of Kartika of the Hindu calendar are some of the festivals which are celebrated in the temple with religious fervour and gaiety.
Nearest railway Station is Berhampur – 45 kms.
The shrine is only 19 km from the State Highways at Digapahandi on the Berhampur- Koraput Road. One can drive carefully a bike or a jeep up to the temple. In case of bus ride, visitors may have to walk ¾ kms.
Near Ghodahada Dam, Badapadahill,
Ganjam District, Odisha,
India, Pincode – 761007.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Relief from diseases
- Purchase of vehicles
- Gain Knowledge
Kailaasarana Shiva Chandramouli Phaneendra Maathaa Mukutee Zalaalee Kaarunya Sindhu Bhava Dukha Haaree Thujaveena Shambho Maja Kona Taaree
Meaning -Oh Lord Shiva who is seated on Mount Kailash, where the moon decorates his forehead and the king of serpents crown his head, who is merciful and removes delusion, You alone can protect me. I surrender to thee.
Aum Trayambakam Yajaamahey Sugandhim Pusti Vardhanam Urvaarukamiva Bandhanaath Mrutyor Muksheeya Maamritaat
Meaning -We worship the fragrant Lord Shiva, who has 3 eyes and who cultivates all beings. May He free me from death, for immortality, as even a cucumber is separated from its bond with the vine.
Morning 6 AM to Evening 9 PM