Nestled just 20 kilometers away from Boudh town along the Boudh-Balangir road, Dambarugada unveils a picturesque landscape dominated by a captivating small mountain. This scenic spot has become a magnet for nature lovers seeking to immerse themselves in the awe-inspiring gifts of nature.
Dambarugada is not merely a Buddhist cultural hub, it also serves as a cosmic cultural center harmonizing various sects like Saivism, Vaisnavism, and Shaktism. The ancient Siva temple, Maneswar, located in proximity to Dambarugada, stands as a historic structure, replacing the original temple that once graced the site.
The city of Sangrampur hosts Dambarugada, with the majestic Mahanadi River flowing down the mountain, offering a visually striking spectacle. The 70-foot tall mountain, with its distinct curved appearance, is crowned by a temple dedicated to Chaitanya Deva, where Radha Krishna is worshiped as the presiding deity.
This enchanting locale gained popularity among Buddhist philosophers who practiced their Sadhanas on the banks of the Mahanadi River. Surrounded by lush forests, Dambarugada is near Baunsuni village, while the nearby Stambeswari village boasts the renowned Shakti cult center, Stambeswari Lavdhabara Prasada, declared by King Ranabhanja of Boudh.
Although time has claimed a once-famous Vishnu temple near Dambargad, the village of Tatarkela, situated nearby, houses intriguing copper plate inscriptions. Radha-Krishna now takes center stage as the worshipped deity in a temple at Dambarugada. Experience the allure of Dambarugada, making it one of the top tourist destinations in Boudh, Odisha. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty, rich cultural heritage, and spiritual resonance that define this captivating gem in the heart of Odisha.
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Ideal Time to visit
The Ideal time to visit Dambarugard Hill Station is at all times of the year.
Temple Opening Time
Dambarugard Hill Station Open time is Everyday 8 am to 6 pm
Nearest Bus Stop and Distance
The nearest Bus stop is Sahajpal Chowk, which is located around 5 Km distance from Dambarugard Hill Station.
Nearest Airport and Distance
The nearest airport is Biju Patnaik International Airport, which is located around 169 km from Dambarugard Hill Station and 221 km from Veer Surendra Sai Airport, Jharsuguda
Nearest Railway Station and Distance
The Nearest Railway Station is Rairakhol, which is located around 30 Km distance from Dambarugard Hill Station