Sashisena Temple is one of the oldest temple in Subarnapur District of Odisha. There is a very beautiful love story behind this temple. The Sashisena Temple was constructed to commemorate the love of Sashisena, the princess of Amaravati with Ahimanikya, the son of the minister of that kingdom. The love story is well popular among the people in every villages and towns of Subarnapur. Also famous as the temple of Gyanadei Maluani, having no opening at all this monument speaks the tantric practices that once flourished in that land. Popularly called Nimuhin Deul by the locals Sashisena temple was constructed by king Biramitra Singh Deo, the illustrious ruler of the Chauhan dynasty of Subarnapur.
How to Reach Sashisena Temple of Subarnapur
One can reach Subarnapur either by bus or train as this spot is well connected with roads. From Subarnapur one can visit Sashisena Temple by bus or taxi.