Although historians have not been able to agree on a specific time during which this temple was built. It is believed to have been built between the 11th and 12th centuries.

The temple is a tourist attraction for its remarkable sculptures. These are well preserved on its walls till date.

On closer inspection, one can see scenes of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati and their marriage as well as many other depictions of nayikas.

You can find such as holding a tree branch, love to a child, playing an instrument, taking off anklets, etc.

Many erotic paintings can also be seen in the high relief projections of the walls.

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Information about Rajarani Temple

Location: Tankapani Road, near BOI ATM, Kedar Gouri Vihar, Rajarani Colony, Rajarani Temple, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 751002

Price: Indians: Rs 15, Foreigners: Rs 200, No entry fee for children below 15 years

Timing: 6:30 AM to 7:00 PM

Best Time to Visit: October to March

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