Shree Jagannath

The Cult of Shree Jagannath is very old. It has a Mystic Background. of Lord Jagannath is the symbol of Odisha's Pride and Glory. He is the Savior of people of Odisha.

Devotees visit Alarnath at Brahmagiri for Jagannath darshan

Deities of Puri Sri Jagannath temple getting into the ‘anasara ghara’ falling sick, the devotees wishing to have a darshan of the Trinity are...
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Puri Jagannath Temple to emulate Tirupati pilgrim management system

The famous temple of Lord Jagannath in Puri in Odisha is keen to emulate various pilgrim-friendly measures implemented in the hill shrine of Lord...
Baisi Pahacha

The importance of Baisi Pahacha [22 steps] in Sri Jagannath temple

The Baisi Pahacha which connects the Lion’s gate (Singhadwara Gumuta) to the 2nd gate (Baisi Pahacha Gumuta) inside the temple has long since...
Gyanendra

Former Nepal King Gyanendra Saha to visit Jagannath Puri

Former Nepal King Gyanendra will be visiting Jagannath Puri as a special guest during the installation ceremony of a new idol of Goddess Bimala...
pahili bhoga

Pahili Bhoga offering Prasad to Lord Jagannath at Puri

Pahili Bhoga which literally means the first offering of new agriculture produce of the season, was offered to the lord Jagannath in Puri temple. As...
Deepavali celebration

Deepavali celebration at Jagannath Temple Puri – Badabadua Daka

Lord Jagannath witnesses a grand gathering on the day of Deepavali celebration. In front of the world famous Jagannath Temple to observe Badabadua Daka, a...

Jagannath Temple to provide free Mahaprasad during month of kartika

Jagannath Temple Administration in Puri is planning to provide free Mahaprasad of pilgrims, who would observe 'habisa' during the month of 'kartika' starting October...
puri

Puri Dham – Its Land, Legend and Lore

This land, Puri, the holy city of Sri Jagannath, the Lord of the Universe, is variously known as Nilachala, Purosottama Kshetra, Sankha Kshetra, Sri...
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The Temple of Sri Jagannath

The great temple of Sri Jagannath at Puri stands as a brilliant monument in the artistic vigor and prosperity of Odisha during the reign...

Mystery behind the image of Lord Jagannath

Mystery behind the image of Lord Jagannatha The images of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra give an impression of uncouth figures. It is not at all...
Jagannath Chetana

Jagannath Chetana and World Peace

Jagannath Chetana and World Peace - Present day, the entire world is passing through a tense and chaotic stage, even worse than what was...
jhulana yatra

Jhulana Yatra – its origin and observance in Sri Jagannath Temple

Jhulana Yatra is one of the most important festivals observed in Sri Jagannath Temple, Puri. The origin of Jhulana Yatra lies in what is...

Rakhi Purnima celebrated at Shri Jagannath Temple Puri

On the occasion of Rakhi Purnima, in Puri Jagannath Temple Rakhi festival was celebrated. Sister subhadra binds Rakhi to her brother Lord Jagannath and...
Nilgiri

Nilgiri and its connection with Lord Rama

Nilgiri or the “Blue Mountain” in Purusottama Kshetra was the abode of Lord Nilamadhava , a divine form of Lord Vishnu. The first Sri...
Neela Madhav

Neela Madhav – The previous form of Lord Jagannath

According to Skanda Purana, Lord Jagannath (Vishnu) was first worshipped as Neela Madhav in an idol form in the Purusottama Kshetra before the installation...
Puri Jagannath Temple

Traditional Role of King in Puri Jagannath Temple

Nowhere else but in Puri Jagannath Temple, started the unique tradition of a king himself sweeping the chariots of the deities. Every year during...

Shree Jagannath Mahaprasad – 8 Unknown Interesting Facts

According to " Skanda Purana" Lord Jagannath redeems the devotees by permitting them to partake his Mahaprasad,to have His darshan and to worship him...
Jagannath's poda pitha

Lord Jagannath’s Poda Pitha Break at Mausi Maa Temple

Lord Jagannath's poda pitha break at Mausi Maa Biswanath Mishra, who served Lord Jagannath Odisha's popular poda pitha when his chariot stopped at the Mausi...