CHANDI MANDIR – AN ETERNAL PEACE
Chandi Mandir , a holy place situated near the banks of river IB. This temple is located under the cave .The water of river IB usually touches this shrine. In Monsoon season this shrines gets immersed under the river. In this Temple, people come to worship Goddess Chandi locally famous in the name of “Chandi Maa” . This Place is situated in Brajrajnagar town which is hardly 10 k.m. from Jharsuguda. This Location is very close to the Orient Paper Mill Road. It hardly takes ½ hour to reach this spot. You can easily pick your two-wheeler or four wheeler and reach this spot. You can sit and relax for a while with the ambience of God. It is a very beautiful place. People who love to be in peace, calm place then this place is the best choice for them. Person can come and easily spend around two to three hours.
Route – 1 : Jharsuguda Town > Beheramal Road > Beherapt Chowk > Gandhi Chowk > Brajrajnagar College Road > Orient Paper Mill Road > OPM Colony Road > Chandi Mandir Road
Route – 2 : Jharsuguda Town > Sarbahal Road > Beherapt Chowk > Gandhi Chowk > Brajrajnagar College Road > Orient Paper Mill Road > OPM Colony Road > Chandi Mandir Road
THINGS TO DO:
- Boating on a local boat
- Ideal Place for group or family.
- Knowledge of Local Language will be an added advantage
- Carry your eatables and drinking water cans or bottles along with you
- Must leave this place before dark
- Small time Puja shop are available here
- Don’t feed Monkeys
Travel Route : Start your journey from Jharsuguda Town, reach beheramal then turn left towards Brajrajnagar and staright away reach Gandhi Chowk after crossing IB river Bridge. Then turn to left and enter Brajrajnagar and take Brajrajnagar College Road follow the road till you reach a gol chakkar from where you have to take a right and go to another round circle chowk and take left and then after reach 200 mtrs you have take a right and then reaching to a chowk take a left follow that route and that straight road will take you to Chandi Mandir. (Any Confusion in getting the place you can ask any local guy they will guide you to that place)