About Chandaneswar Temple

About Us

Chandaneswar temple is a holy temple in north Odisha. Chandaneswar temple is placed in Odisha & West Bengal Border. From Chandaneswar temple to Digha Just 6 km and Talsari just 3 km. Chandaneswar Temple Open every day Morning 6.30 am and close at 7.30 pm. Near Chandaneswar Temple so many tourism Place like Bichitrapur Mangrove Sanctuary, Bhusandeswar (The Biggest Shiva ling in Asia), Talsari Beach, Maa Bhograi Basuli, Jagannatha Temple Baliapal, Raibania fort, Digha beach and more


Chandaneswar is an acclaimed religious and cultural site of North Odisha which is famous for Lord Shiva temple. Chadak Mela is an important festival of this holy shrine. During Chadak Mela(month of April) and Shivaratri lakhs of pilgrims, devotees of Odisha, West Bengal, Bihar, and other places of India visit the place to pay obeisance to Lord Chandaneswar.

Timings of Chandaneswar Temple

Every Day Open

1st Entry 06:30 am

Aarti Time: 6:30 pm

Last Entry 07:30 pm

Facility of Chandaneswar Temple

Paid Parking

Rest Room

Paid Food Curt

Holy Bath

How to Reach Chandaneswar Temple

From Odisha

  • Nearest Airport Bhubaneswar (Biju Patnaik International Airport: BBI) Distance 290 KM.
  • From Chandaneswar to Bhubaneswar 6hour via NH-16 by Bus & Cab.
  • No Direct Bus at the Day.
  • Day Journey: From Chandaneswar To Balasore 3Hours & Balasore to Bhubaneswar 4hours
  • Night Bus Service is available from Chandaneswar to Bhubaneswar
  • Odisha's Nearest Railway Station is Jaleswar,
  • From Chandaneswar to Jaleswar just 38 Km, Available Any time Bus and Cab

  • From West Bengal

  • Nearest Airport Bhubaneswar (Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International: NSCBI) Distance 196 KM.
  • From Chandaneswar to Kolkata 4.40hour via NH-16 by Bus & Cab.
  • Every Time available Bus from Digha Border to Kolkata.
  • From Digha Border to Chandaneswar Just 2.8 Km, By Cab and Auto
  • West Bengal's Nearest Railway Station is Digha,
  • From Chandaneswar to Digha just 8 KM,
  • Any time Bus and Cab are Available

  • Priest of Chandaneswar Temple

    • Ashutosh Panda

      Call: +91 96581 18525 | 97769 02409

    • Kameshwar Panda

      Call: +91 70085 40300

    • Ramesh Panda

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    • Jhadeshwar Panda

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    • Bhuban Panda

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    • Punil Panda

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    • Harekrushna Panda

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    • Subash Panda

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    • Ganesh Lal Panda

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    • Haradhan Panda

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    Visitor safety is our utmost priority. To help keep Chandaneswar Temple a safe and family-friendly place, we request that you cooperate with the following policies while visiting Akshardham

    • All visitors will be frisked by security personnel
    • All vehicles will be searched by security personnel
    • Certain items are not permitted within the complex (please see the list below)
    • Smoking & alcohol consumption within the parking and campus is strictly prohibited
    • Carrying alcohol and banned substances in vehicles is strictly prohibited within the parking and campus

    Security measures are mandates by government law enforcement agencies. Please cooperate with security procedures and personnel.

    Items ALLOWED in the Temple



    Ladies Purse






    Baby Food

    Music system

    Items NOT ALLOWED in the Temple

    For a quick and smooth security check, we request you not bring these prohibited items with you. If you do happen to bring these items with you, please check them into the free cloakroom before entering the security check queue


    The Mandir is a sacred house of God and a place of daily worship. To preserving its sanctity and spiritual ambience, a strict dress code operates within the complex.

    • Upper Wear: Must cover the shoulders, chest, navel, and upper arms
    • Lower Wear: Must be at least below knee-length

    Dress: In case your dress does not comply with above requirement, a free Dress is provided for your visit (Refundable Deposit Rs. 100) Please return the Dress at the exit.