Jagannath Temple, Dharakote

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Dharakote Jagannath Themple
Dharakote jagannathemple.jpg
Geography
Country India
State/province Odisha
District Ganjam

Dharakote Temple (Odia: ଧରାକୋଟ ମନ୍ଦିର) is a Jagannath temple located in Odisha, India. It is similar in many ways to the Puri Temple. It is known among locals for the Ekadasi Cart festival. Dharakote is located about 12 km north-west of the Rushikulya river, Aska, Ganjam, and is 55 km from Brahmapur, the "Silk City."

Jagannath Temple
Jagannath Temple

List of Dharakote Rajas[edit]

  • Raja HADU SINGH 1476-1540
  • Raja RAI SINGH 1540-1602
  • Raja NARAYAN SINGH 1602-1647
  • Raja PURUSHOTTAM SINGH 1647-1699
  • Raja RAM CHANDRA SINGH 1699-1731
  • Raja JAI SINGH 1731-1748
  • Raja RAJENDRA SINGH 1748-1780
  • Raja DAMODAR SINGH 1780
  • Raja KRUSHNA SINGH 1780-1788
  • Raja JAGANATH SINGH 1788-1830
  • Raja RAGHUNATH SINGH 1830-1863
  • Raja BRAJA SUNDAR SINGH 1863-1880
  • Raja MADAN MOHAN SINGH DEO 1880-1937
  • Raja BRAJKISHORE SINGH DEO 1937-1938
  • Raja PADMANABH SINGH DEO 1946-1949
  • Raja ANANT NARAYAN SINGH Deo 1974-2003
  • Raja KISHORE CHANDRA SINGH Deo 2003-2010
  • Raja SULAXANA GITANJALI DEVI 2010 onwards

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