Murga Mahadev Temple And Waterfall Keonjhar Odisha Tourism
Murga Mahadev Temple And Waterfall Keonjhar Odisha Tourism: The temple of Murga Mahadev is situated in the village of Murga Beda (मुर्गा बेड़ा) at a distance of about 5 km from Noamundi (नोआमुंडी) town on the border of Singhbhum in Jharkhand and Odisha.
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It is 70 kilometers away from Keonjhar city of Odisha. It is an important ore mining area of the state. The state of Odisha is rich in diversity in itself. This place is very rich in culture and heritage. Odisha is the land of temples.
Murga Mahadev Temple is a mythological temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Devotees have faith and religious importance in the Mahadev temple. Lakhs of devotees come here during Shravan, Kartik, and Shivratri for darshan worship.
In the Murga Mahadev temple, the process of coming and going of devotees and reciting prayers goes on throughout the years. But especially in the month of Sawan, devotees and Kanwariyas throng in large numbers to come here for Jalabhishek.
After bathing in the waterfall falling from a height of 25 feet in the premises, milk, water, and hemp flowers are offered to the Shivling by devotees in separate rows. By bringing holy water from different places, Jalabhishek is performed in the Murga Mahadev temple.
The waterfalls located nearby give amazing beauty to this place. That’s why every year in winter people also come here for a picnic.
How To Reach:
It is about 15 km away from the Noamundi station of Tata Nagar by rail. You can reach here by private vehicle or taxi also.