One of the popular tours from Cuttack conducted by the tourists, is to the city of Bhattarika. Bhattarika is situated at a distance of 108 kilometers from Cuttack. The shrine of the Goddess Bhattarika attracts a large number of pilgrims every year.
The date of construction of the temple of Goddess Bhattarika is yet unknown. The temple is believed to be constructed between the 6th and the 16th century. The festival of Pana Sankranti is celebrated in month of April in this temple. Some of the other festivals celebrated in Bhattarika are Dusshera in the month of October and Akshaya Trutiya in the month of May.
Last Updated on 30 August 2012