KuvareshwarTemple is situated at Budhokhol
, which is 3 km north of Buguda
, in Ganjam District
. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva
Being one of the ancient Pancha Sambhu (five Shiva shrines), the temple is rich in its exquisite sculptures. This 30 ft high temple enshrines a Shivling. The significance of the temple lies in its rare view of the snakes, which come to take the milk offered to Shiva.
Kuvareshwar Temple can be reached by road from Berhampur. Berhampur Railway Station is the nearest railhead (70 km).