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Vishnupad Temple (Photo Courtesy: Keymaker31)

Ghats and temples line the banks of the sacred Falgu River is sacred to Hindus from point of view of a ritual called pinda daan. There are many temples around the river that are visited by Pilgrims. There are many temples such as Vishnupad Temple (marked by a footprint of Vishnu), Mangla Gauri Temple (Shakti Peetha), Prapitaamaheshwara Temple (11th century Lord Shiva temple) and Dakshinaarka Sun Temple (13th century Temple) that are located around the river and are well visited by pilgrims

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Temple or Holy Place (Lord Shiva, Sun Temple, Devi Temple, Shaktipeetha, Lord Vishnu)

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