" Yaa Devii Sarva Bhooteshu Matru Roopena Samsthita
Namastasyai Namastasyai Namastasyai Namo Namaha "
The holy place (peetha) of the "Goddess Hingula" is situated on the bank of the river Simhada in the West of erstwhile Talcher Estate . It is located at a distance of 35 K.M. from Talcher (Now in the District of Angul).
Goddess Hingula is believed to be the agni(fire) in the Kitchen of Lord Jagannath at Shree Mandir Puri.Maa Hingula,who manifests herself in form of fire is another name for cosmic mother. Every year on Bishnu Damanak Chaturdashi(Chaitra Sukla Chaturdashi), the Goddess gives darshan to Her devotees in a state of burning fire at a spot near Hingula temple in Gopal Prasad, one of the famous 'Shakti Pitha' in the country. readmore
- This year the Jantal puja(Festival of appearance) of Maa Hingula will be held on Dt.17.04.2013(Wednesday).
- The much awaited Maa Hingula Yatra 11th Loka Mahostav is being celebrated ( 9 days) from 24th April 2013 which will be continued till 2nd May 2013
- This year the Goddess of Fire(MAA HINGULA) has appeared to bless the world in the form of fire at the back side of Hingula Temple.GopalPrasad,Talcher.