Kanki

Kanki is a village situated on the banks of Hasdeo river near Urga, which is at 20 KM from Korba. Kanki is at a distance of 12 Kms From Urga. This religious place famous in the name of Kankeshwar or Chakreshwar Mahadev temple. It is believed that the temple at Kanki was built near AD 1857 by the Zamindars of Korba.

The temple is adorned with number of beautiful images made in stones. There is number of idols of God Shiva Parvati etc.

Besides this, there is another ancient temple of goddess Durga.

This village is surrounded by dense forest and number of ponds can be found there. The area is visited by migratory birds who vist here during their breeding time.

  • Kankeshwar Mahadev in Kanki Temple
    Kankeshwar Mahadev
  • Kanki Temple From Top View
    Kanki Temple Top View
  • Kanki Temple Front View
    Kanki Temple
  • Kankeshwar Mahadev in Kanki Temple
  • Kanki Temple From Top View
  • Kanki Temple Front View

How to Reach:

By Air

Swami Vivekanand Airport Raipur is the nearest airport. (200 KM)

By Train

Korba Railway station, 20KM.

By Road

Bus stand Korba, 20 KM.

Stay

Hotels available in Korba district.