The peak of Kapilas, otherwise known as Kailash
of Odisha enchrines
the Temple of Lord Chandra Sekhar at a height
of 457 mts. which is a legendary abode of Lord Siva. One can
climb 1352 steps or can drive up through the “Twelve twisting way” to
have a Darshan. Maha Sivaratri is the greatest festival at
Rail – Dhenkanal Railway Station.
Road – 26 Km. From Dhenkanal, regular bus services are available apart from hired taxies.
Steps of Kapilash temple
Ghat Roads to Kapilash A Scenic view of Kapilash Hills
out of the
There is a lake with appealing beauty & with aquatic flora & fauna is found located in the Kapilash Zoo-Park. Prospect of boating and site seeing is a pleasure.
Datatreya Sai Ashram.
The greatest attraction of Dhenkanal
are its Ashrams
whose distinctive architecture
has evolved over centuries, along with their religious significance.
The Ashrams are also a great historical and cultural
windows. The sculptures show not only mythological and legends but also
scenes from daily life centuries ago. However, to really understand and enjoy
the Ashrams and not get
bored a good guide is essential. Dattatriya Ashrama is an