The Idol of Lord Shiva is worshipped in one of the rare SHIVA TEMPLES famous for Architectural Beauty, Known as Dhaskhina Kasi is situated about 35 kms (1 hr 45 minutes) drive from Srikakulam.

Sitting on the banks of the river Vamsadhara, 48 Kms from Srikakulam, this is the site of the ornate Lord Srimukhalingeswara (Shiva) temple. Nearest Railway Station is SRIKAKULAM ROAD Built in the 9th century by the eastern Ganga Kings, it boasts of supremely elegant and precise sculptures along with the remarkable symmetry in the ground plan as well as the elevation. It is considered to be amongst the finest examples of Kalinga style of architecture. Legend has it that a dip in the river and a visit to the shrine relieves one from the cycle of rebirth

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