This is a list of monuments of national importance asi as officially recognized by and available through the website of the archaeological survey of india in the indian state odisha the monument identifier is a combination of the abbreviation of the subdivision of the list state asi circle and the numbering as published on the website of the asi 78 monuments of national importance have . Konark temple one of the major monuments of orissa is the sun temple at konark it was constructed in the thirteenth century by the king narasimhadeva the structure of the temple was planned in the shape of a chariot carrying god sun or surya it is an amazing construction in a typical orissan architectural style and hence it is a prominent . The multi faceted tourist attractions in orissa will leave one dumbfounded the monuments in orissa are a blend of beauty craftsmanship and artistic excellence each of these monuments in orissa has a significance in the history of orissa some of these monuments are in a derelict condition as the ravages of time leaves nothing untouched. A land of great cultural heritage orissa is home to numerous monuments of historical importance with history of the state stretching back to more than 2 thousand years orissa is dotted with ancient monuments ranging from the ruins of sisupalgarh to the magnificent lingaraj and jagannath temples. But the classical gupta age did not fail to spread its influence over the orissan monuments several images have of late been discovered which bear the gupta characteristics one very definite specimen of gupta art in orissa is a mural painting found at sitabhinji in the
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