Chaurasi is a small hamlet in Puri District
on the banks of Prachi River and is 30 km from Konark
. The place is famous for the 9th century shrine of Barahi. The mother Goddess with the face of a boar, Barahi is worshipped in accordance with the tantric cult. Chaurasi is also famous for the shrines of Amareswar and Laxminarayan and the village of Kakatpur is 14 km away.