Hyderabad Jagannath Temple




The Jagannath Temple in Hyderabad, India is a modern temple built by the Odia community of the city of Hyderabad dedicated to the Hindu God Jagannath.

It is said that this is a replica of original Jagannath Temple of Puri (Odisha) in context of design. The most attracting portion of this temple is its “Shikhara” (the peak/top) measuring around 70 feet in height. The red color of the temple is due to the usage of sand stone (around 600 tonnes were brought from Odisha which is being used to build this whole architecture) and around 60 stone carvers got the blessing to carve this temple. There are shrines dedicated to Lakshmi, along with Shiva, Ganesh, Hanuman and Navagrahas. The amorous sculptures are also found to represent the innermost feelings of human being and this explains to keep them outside the temple always while entering. The sanctum sanctorum houses Lord Jagannath along with his siblings, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra.

How to Visit

There are many ways to reach Hyderabad Jagannath Temple. A good transport facility is available to reach out to temple by road through TSRTC or Private Travels services. Hyderabad railway station and Secunderabad railway station are the nearest railway stations. The nearest Domestic Airport is Shamshabad Airport or Begumpet Airport to the temple.

Food & Hotels

Lot of 3 star and 5 star hotels available near to temple.

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