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Udayagiri

Orissa | India
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Udayagiri is categorised as Heritage / Pilgrimage


Main Stupa - Photo courtesy Tessarman

Reasons to Visit
  • Udayagiri is a Buddhist heritage getaway at 2 hours from Bhubaneshwar
  • The ancient name of Udayagiri Monastery is Madhavapura Mahavihara. Another complex of brick monastery and numerous Buddhist sculptures have also been unearthed in the region.
  • A number of Buddhist sculptures consisting of Boddhisattva figures and Dhyani Buddha figures are found here.
  • You can spot a brick stupa, two brick monasteries, a beautiful stepped-stone with inscriptions, and also rock-cut sculptures atop the hill behind.
  • Guests can also climb to the hilltop through a long a long stairway towards the grand monastery complex.
Recommendations
  • Jain Pilgrimages of Eastern India"Udayagiri and Khandgiri Caves (33 of them) in Orissa were carved out as residential blocks for Jain monks during the reign of King Kharavela during 2nd century BCE. These are now escavated and visited ex-Bhubaneshwar (100 + kms). "
  • Buddhist Heritage Destinations In India"Udayagiri is a Buddhist heritage getaway at 2 hours from Bhubaneshwar. The ancient name of Udayagiri Monastery is Madhavapura Mahavihara. Another complex of brick monastery and numerous Buddhist sculptures have also been unearthed in the region."
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Bhubaneswar (101 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station - Jajpur Road (44 kms), Paradeep (92 kms), Bhubaneswar (101 kms)
  • Udayagiri is an Ex-Bhubaneswar Getaway

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  • Buddhist Pilgrim Circuit in Orissa

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    The ancient name of Udayagiri Monastery is Madhavapura Mahavihara. Another complex of brick monastery and numerous Buddhist sculptures have also been unearthed in the region. These attractions can be spotted at the foothills of a large hill.
    Heritage Site
    Buddhist Heritage
    0
    Ratnagiri is flat hill-top is affording a panoramic view of the surrounding. Excavation conducted by Archaeological Survey of India during 1960s yielded the remains of an impressive Stupa (Stupa 1) surrounded by a large number of votive Stupas of varying dimensions
    Heritage Site
    Buddhist Heritage
    12
    Lalitgiri is a Buddhist complex in Odisha comprising major stupas and monasteries (viharas), similar to Ratnagiri and, together with Ratnagiri and Udayagiri, part of Puspagiri University.
    Heritage Site
    Buddhist Heritage
    12

Destinations within reach from Udayagiri

  • Konark ( 140 Km )

    Konark is located 65 kms from Bhubaneswar and home to 13th-century Sun Temple, a UNESCO world more

  • Puri ( 155 Km )

    Puri also known to many as Jagannath Puri after the Jagannath Temple. Puri is also a popular local more

Average Day / Night Temperature of Ratnagiri, Orissa

January
27°C / 21°C
February
29°C / 22°C
March
34°C / 24°C
April
35°C / 27°C
May
35°C / 28°C
June
34°C / 29°C
July
33°C / 28°C
August
32°C / 27°C
September
32°C / 27°C
October
32°C / 25°C
November
29°C / 22°C
December
28°C / 21°C

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Nearest Airport in Udayagiri
  • Biju Patnaik Airport ( BBI ) , Bhubaneswar-101 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Udayagiri
  • Jajpur K Road ( JJKR ), Jajpur Road-44 Kms
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