Tripura Temples

Chaturdasha Temple



Chaturdasha temple
The people in the city worship the god during Kharchi Puja.The names of the 14 head gods and goddess are Lampra, Akhatra, Bikhatra, Burasa, Thumnairok, Bonirok, Sangroma, Mwtaikotor, Twima, Songram, Noksumwtai, Mailuma, Khuluma and Swkalmwtai.

Udaipur fell before Samser Gaji, forcing Maharaja Krishna Manikya to shift his capital to Agartala. Agartala has much destructions but still attracts many visitors all-round the world. This temple is in Agartala.


This temple is designed in the Bengali style. The dome architecture around the temple reminds the traces of Buddhist culture. King Krishna Manikya Debbarma built this temple and was dedicated to the 14 head pictures of Gods and Goddesses called as called Chaturdasha Devta.

Bhuvaneswari Temple

Bhuvaneswari Temple is located on the banks of Gomati at Udaipur in Tripura and is the capital of Agartala which is 55km far from this city. The temple was constructed by Maharaja Govinda Manikya in the year 1660. Udaipur is called town of temples because there are many temples like Gunabati, Mahadev Bari, Ramkrishna Mission etc. attract the tourist in large number.

The Structure of the Bhuvaneswari Temple

Maharaja Govinda Manikya built this temple in the year 1667 – 1676 A.D. The interesting thing about the temple is it is built on top of the terrace of 3 feet. The roof the temple is built in the chaala style with the crowns in the main entry. The importance of this temple is based on the holy books written by Rabindranath Tagore called Rajarshi and Bisharjan.

Sightseeing at the Bhuvaneswari Temple

Jagannath, lakes, Jagannath Dighi, Mahadev Dighi, Sagar, Amar Sagar and Kalyan Sagaran are one of the famous sigthseeing places near Bhuvaneswari Temple.

Transportation

Airport: Agartala is the nearby airport.
Rail services: The nearest rail services is from Kumarghat on N. E. Railway.
Road Transport: It is located near to the capital city and has many bus services from Silchar, Guwahati, Karimganj and Shillong.

State Tripura, in the north east of India.
Best time to Travel Throughout the year.
Importance The Pilgrimage Centre.
Location It is situated on the northern bank of the river Gomati at Udaipur. It is located at a distance of 55 km from Agartala, the capital city of India.
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