Dhabaleswar Temple is situated at a distance of 27 km from Cuttack. The temple was constructed in the 16th century. It is a temple dedicated to the Hindu deity Lord Shiva.
The temple is located on the banks of River Mahanadi. Apart from the wonderful natural surroundings of the temple, the architecture of the temple complex is also quite impressive. The temple has beautiful stone carvings.
The atmosphere in and around the temple is of calm and peace. Tourists flock the temple to witness the splendid temple. Devotees visit the temple to worship the Lord and seek his blessings. As a result, there is a constant stream of visitors to the temple on each day of the year.
Lakhs of pilgrims visit the temple during the occasion of Kartik Purnima and Panchuka festival. There is a regular service of buses and hired cars to and from Cuttack to the temple.