Bhubaneswar: Under its ‘LightSculpture Project’, the Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) has finished lighting of
According to an inscription, the temple was built in honour of Lord Krishna and Balaram on the bank of Bindusagar by Chandrika Devi, daughter of Anangavimdeva III, after the death of her husband.
“According to `Ekamra Chandrika’, Vishnu had established himself as the doorkeeper inEkamra Kshetra on the order of Shiva.
The other 16 temples include: Markandeswar Temple, Sari Temple, Vaital Temple,Bhabanisankar Temple, Chitrakrini Temple, Dakarabibhisaneswar Temple, DeviPadahara Temple, Bakreswar Temple, Nabakeswar Temple, Swarnajaleswar Temple,Papanasini and Maitreswar Temple, Aisaneswara Temple, Makareswar Temple,Dwaravashini Temple and Mohini Temple.
Under the same project, BDA has illuminated four major flyovers Vani Vihar, Acharya Vihar, Jaydev Vihar and Rajmahal Square and six parks to create an impressive LED lighting arrangement to give public spaces an illuminated makeover.
The six parks in the list for illumination include Biju Patnaik Park, Indira GandhiPark, Buddha Jayanti Park, Mahatma Gandhi Park, Madhusudan Das Park and Kharavela Park.