12 Unknown Interesting facts about Puri Jagannath Temple



2. The Neela Chakra at the top of the temple is visible from any part of the city of Puri, and surprisingly from any place in Puri, you will find the Chakra facing you.

Also see – History of Temples in India


  1. Nabakalebara is counted as one of the best and imprtant ritual among other rituals of lord Jagannath. In this nabakalebara ritual lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and devi subhadra will get new life by neem trees with new idols.

  2. in this point you have presented a wrong information. the chariot festival takes place between Jagannath temple and the gundicha Rani temple. the river was between these two temples for which two sets of chariotts were made. mausima temple is a point between the two above temples, near balagandi square, where the deitis stop during the chariot pulling for ‘ poda pitha bhoga ‘.