Located at about 32 km south of
-Titlagarh road in Titlagarh
sub-division of Balangir District
, Saintala is small village with immense historical and archeological importance. The temple of Chandeswari Thakurani is located here. Goddess Chandi in Mahishasuramardini form is presently installed in a small mound. The broken door jamb with figures of Ganga
and Yamuna and Dasavatara (Ten incarnations) image of Lord Vishnu
are among the remarkable sculptures unearthed. The site ascribed to the early Somvansi period is an interesting spot for archeologists and historians.