Dhabaleshwar Temple is located on the shoreline of river Mahanadi, 37 km from Cuttack city, Orissa, India. Devoted to Lord Shiva, this godly shrine with its pure green environs, lifts up one's spirits to a morally superior plane. The temple is based on a tiny mountain peak in a small island in the river Mahanadi. The isle is naturally very rich and is contentment to the eyes of a sightseer. Dhabaleshwar is well known for its extensive golden seashore and sand- blanched Lord Shiva shrine. The temple is embellished with stone carvings that date back to the early 10th and 11th century. The serene ambiance, in which the temple is situated, inspires spiritual feeling among one and all.The antiquity of the temple coupled ith its serene ambience make this place a ideal visiting place and one of the important temples of Orissa.