The Jagannath Temple of Koraput, Also known as Sabara Srikhetra of Odisha is situated on the hilltop in the middle of Koraput city. The name Sabara Srikhetra is given to this place because it was built by tribal people of Koraput called (sabars) There is no restriction to enter into the shrine temple for anybody.
The most famous occasion for Jagannath temples is Ratha Yatra. In fact, it is one of the main festivals of Orissa. In this Koraput Sabara, Srikhetra Jagannath Temple to Ratha Yatra has celebrated annually in a grand way and thousands of devotees and tourist come to be a part of the sacred celebration ceremony.
How to Reach Sabara Srikhetra
- The place can be reached both by train and bus.
- Koraput railway station is the nearest railway station. It is very nearer to the place.
- Koraput is connected with National Highway so it is very easy to reach here by bus. One can reach here by bus via Vijayanagaram and Rayagada. The nearby city is Rayagada which is 100 km away from Koraput.
- Capital Bhubaneswar 520 Km away from Sabara Srikhetra, And Berhampur is 250km away.