60 km from Cuttack situated on the bank of the holy river Baitrani, Once the thriving and ancient capital of Utkal, Jajpur was an important and prosperous centre for trade and commerce in the olden days Its diverse cultural crosscurrents enlivened and enriched the city even in the days of the visit of the Chinese traveler Huien T’Sang, it is famous for a Sakti pitha dedicated to goddess Viraja. There are a number of temples in the place including the famous Virja.

Communication : –
By road from Cuttack or Jaipur Railway station.