Chandikhole

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Chandikhole
Town
Chandikhole is located in Odisha
Chandikhole
Chandikhole
Location in Odisha, India
Coordinates: 20°41′58″N 86°8′2″E / 20.69944°N 86.13389°E / 20.69944; 86.13389Coordinates: 20°41′58″N 86°8′2″E / 20.69944°N 86.13389°E / 20.69944; 86.13389
Country  India
State Odisha
District Jajapur
Languages
 • Official Oriya
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration OR-
Nearest city Jajpur

Chandikhole is a town in Jajapur district, Odisha, India. The place has been named after Goddess "Chandi" worshipped by late monk Baba Bhairabananda Bramhachari who established the deity of Maa Chandi in one of the adjoining hills of Barunei full of dense forest and ferrocious animals in 1932. It is also one of the industrial hubs of Odisha.

Geography[edit]

It is located in the Jajapur District of Odisha.

Location[edit]

Chandikhole is one of the end points of National Highway 200, the other end being Raipur. National Highway 5 passes through Chandikhole.

Nearest airport is Biju Patnaik Airport at Bhubaneswar, which is at a distance of 65 km.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]