One of the popular landmarks of Odisha's Buddhist heritage is Dhauli International Peace Pagoda (Shanti Stupa), located 8 km south on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar. ... Other major attractions of Dhauli Hills are the various rock edicts, which are a living testimony of emperor Ashoka's change of heart.
Pipili is a city that lies in the district of Puri in the Indian state of Odisha. This city is known for the intriguing Applique artwork. Such artwork can be found everywhere in the markets of Pipili. This artwork is famous in the textile industry and many leading textile industries in the Indian market hire the artisans from Pipili.
Ramchandi Beach is a beautiful beach situated on the convergence of the river Kusabhadra and the Bay of Bengal. It is at 7 km from distance from Konark on the Marine Drive; Ramchandi is an ideal place to spend a qualitative time with friends and family. In this place the goddess Ramchandi is worshipped with reverence. People of Odisha and other parts of India believe that goddess Ramchandi fulfills all prayers of her pilgrims. Thousands of people every year come to this place to worship goddess Ramchandi for their bright feature.
Puri's famous Jagannath Temple holds a prominent place of importance for devotees. It is one of the Char Dham pilgrimage sites in India, and is also well-known for the annual chariot festival or Rath Yatra. ... ' And, Jagannath Temple in Puri is one of holy places of 'Char Dham.
A UNESCO World Heritage site, Konark Sun Temple is famous for its unique architecture. Its geometrical patterns and carved wheels used to serve as sun dials. One can witness three images of Sun God at three directions to catch the rays of the Sun at dawn, noon and sunset.