The principle deity of the temple is Lord Shiva. Thousands of pilgrims gather here during the month of Sharvan to Worship lord Shiva. The temple is belived to have been built around 16th century C.E. by king chandraketu of Nayagram. The temple is built in traditional Odiya style of architecture. Every year during GangaBaruni a grand fair is organised adjacent to the temple.
How to Reach :
The nearest Airport is Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, Kolkata, India, which is about 188 km to Jhargram.
Distance between Kolkata to Jhargram is 154 km by Train. From Howrah/Tatanagar avail the Express/Local Train to reach Jhargram Station. One train takes the minimum time to reach Jhargram from Kolkata 2 hours 24m.
Distance between Kolkata to Jhargram is 178 km by Road. From Kolkata via NH6(Mumbai-Kolkata Highway) by Car you can reach at Jhargram within 4 hour’s journey. From Jhargram to Gopiballavpur about 42 km. From Gopiballavpur to Rameswar Temple is about 23 km.