Mahavinayak temple is the oldest temple associated to Lord Ganesha in Odisha built by Keshari dynasty. The uniqueness of the temple lies in the fact that five deities Lord Shiva, Lord Ganesha, Lord Vishnu, Sun God and Maa Shakti are worshipped as a single God in the sanctum sanctorum. Every year the temple attracts lack of devotees.

‘Mahavinayak eco tourism complex’ is located near the temple site inside Mahavinayak RF and provides you with clean and comfortable accommodation. The complex has 3 furnished cottages with double bed and attached washrooms. It proffers an ideal picnic spot for trekkers and to the people visiting for pilgrim purpose.

How to reach: The destination is well connected by road. Mahavinayak from Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Jaipur-Keonjhar road, Chandikhol is 69 kms, 48 kms, 47 kms and 2 kms respectively. Jaipur – Keonjhar is the nearest rail head with Bhubaneswar and Cuttack with approximately 100 kms and 73 kms. Nearest airport is Biju Pattnayak international airport at Bhubaneswar.