Bhubaneswar is one of the important cities in Odisha, India. It is known by different names like Nagar Kalinga, Toshali, Ekmara Kanan etc. Known as the city of temples, it is one of the centres of economic and religious importance in Eastern India. There are a lot of places to visit in the city; some of the notable places are Bindu Sarovar, Khandargiri, Dhauli, Mukteshwar Temple etc. Each place has its history and its speciality, which is interesting to know.
Also known as the temple city of India, it had more than a thousand temples such as Akhadachandi Temple, Bhringeshwar Shiva Temple, Brahma Temple, and Bharathi Mata. Apart from being a tourist destination, the city is also popular for seafood and staple food. Being a part of Odisha, it is famous for the Rath Yatra festivals. The city also hosts other festivals, which are equally popular and visited by thousands of locals. Today the city has also emerged as a fast-growing commercial centre.