Taneswari Bana Peetha is situated in divine Nilachal Mandal. It is the Malika Barntia Mahagupta Padmakhetra situated at Sankhatras village of Cuttack District, Odisha. This lineage has existed from time immemorial. Maa Jay durga is worshiped and presided here.
Taneswari Bana – Sankhatras village, Khandeita gram panchayat, Cuttack Sadar Block, Cuttack, Odisha, India. It is situated 16km away from sub-district headquarter Cuttack Sadar (tehsildar office) and 16km away from district headquarter Cuttack.
About Taneswari Bana
This place situated near the river bank of Silua which is the branch of Devi river Odisha Panchaskha Mahapuru came in 1500 to this place and established a gadi here and Malika Bachan Baba Aditiya Narayn Nanda now looking and taking care of this place. During excavations in 2019 have yielded many idols from soil. This place is described in the Chakada Madana by Mahapurusha Achyutananda.