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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.

Jagannath Temple is about One Thousand Years Old

While historical records say that Sri Jagannath temple is about one thousand years old, Puranas connect its inception to the Satya Yuga. The description...

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...
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 Flag Hoisting Ceremony 800 years old

Jagannath temple is one of the tallest monuments in the country, standing at an imposing height of about 214 ft a top an elevated...
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...

People of Odisha

Situated on the coast along the Bay of Bengal, Odisha stands for its ancient glory and modern endeavour. Endowed with natures bounty, a 482...
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...

Raghunath Besha of Lord Jagannath

Raghunath Besha - One of the reasons that draw devotees to Lord Jagannath is perhaps the unique rituals and festivals performed for him. They...
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...

12 Unknown Interesting facts about Puri Jagannath Temple

The Puri Jagannath Temple is one of the oldest and biggest Temple in India. Here are a few unknown facts about the temple. Hope you...
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...

NALCO to develop periphery of Jagannath Temple in Puri

NALCO to take initiative for overall periphery development of Jagannath Temple in Puri. NALCo maintain sanitation and beautification drive outside the 12th century temple,...
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...

27 Rare Old photos of Shree Jagannath Temple and Puri

Rare Old photos of Shree Jagannath Temple and Puri - The Jagannath Temple at Puri was built by Ananta Barma Chodaganga Dev during 12th...
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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...

The Legend of Jagannath documentary on National Geographic

The Legend of Jagannath documentary on National Geographic channel - The hour-long documentary, on National Geographic channel will showcase the colour and ceremonies associated...

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...

Importance of PattaChitra in Jagannath Cult

The Pattachitra, one of the most fascinating art form of Odisha has a tradition that goes back to 12th century. The term patta chitra has...