Ghatgaon

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Ghatgaan
Town
Ghatgaan is located in Odisha
Ghatgaan
Ghatgaan
Location in Odisha, India
Ghatgaan is located in India
Ghatgaan
Ghatgaan
Ghatgaan (India)
Coordinates: 21°24′0″N 85°53′0″E / 21.40000°N 85.88333°E / 21.40000; 85.88333Coordinates: 21°24′0″N 85°53′0″E / 21.40000°N 85.88333°E / 21.40000; 85.88333
Country  India
State Odisha
District Kendujhar
Named for Maa Tarini
Elevation 330 m (1,080 ft)
Languages
 • Official Odia
 • Other local language Ho
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN 758027
Telephone code 6733
Vehicle registration OD-09
Website odisha.gov.in

Ghatgaan, is a developing town in Kendujhar District, Odisha, India.

Geography

It is located at 21°24′0″N 85°53′0″E / 21.40000°N 85.88333°E / 21.40000; 85.88333 at an elevation of 330 m above MSL.[1]

Transportation

By road

National Highway 20 passes through Ghatgaon. Buses are always available from many towns of Odisha like Kendujhar, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Bhadrak, Jajpur etc.

By rail

Nearest railway station is Harichandanpur railway station which is 16km away.

By air

Nearest airport is Biju Patnaik Airport at Bhubaneswar which is 174km away.

Places of interest

  • Maa Tarini Temple: It is the main shrine of Maa Tarini who is regarded as the embodiments of Shakti. She is one of the chief presiding Goddess in Odia culture. Every year thousands of devotees visit the temple to worship Maa Tarini.

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References

  1. ^ http://www.fallingrain.com/world/IN/21/Ghatgan.html Map and weather of Ghatgaon
  2. ^ http://www.india9.com/i9show/Maa-Tarini-Temple-33585.htm About Maa Tarini Temple

External links

  • Wikimapia
  • Satellite map of Ghatgaon
  • About Ghatgaon


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