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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.

Why does the King broom the Chariots – Chhera Pahanra

During the Rath Yatra, after the deities are brought from the sanctum of the Temple to the three Rathas, various rituals are performed. Among...

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...
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...
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...

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...
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...

Playing music for Lord Jagannath Bije Kahali

The chariot of Lord Jagannath, cannot move an inch till Subhas Chandra Mohanty blows the ceremonial trumpet Bije Kahali. Lord Jagannath is considered to be...

Daru of Devi Subhadra Identified

As per the instruction of Maa Mangala the location of Daru ( Neem Tree) for Devi Subhadra with the desired symbols were identified at Nilakantheswar Temple premises...

Daru of Sri Sudarshan Mahaprabhu Identified- Nabakalebara

The Daru (Holy Neem tree) has been identified first by the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration. Found near Balakati Gadakuthunia (near Chausathi Jogini temple) near...

Daru of Lord Jagannath Identified at Kharipadia, Jagatsinghpur

Daru ( Neem Tree) for Lord Jagannath with the desired symbols were identified at Kharipadia Village, Jagatsinghpur. Official announcement not yet done. Know more about Nabakalebara  2015 The trunk...

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...
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Jagannath Rebirth – Animation Video of Nabakalebara

Every 14 to 19 years, Puri's Lord Jagannath undergoes a rebirth. This period is known as the 'Nabakalebara'. This animated video brings to you...

Anasara secret rituals of Lord Jagannath temple Puri

Anasara of Lord Jagannath is a ceremony where the three deities are kept away from the public sight. The period of illness is marked...

7 Famous Personalities not allowed inside Jagannath Temple

Non-Hindus are not allowed inside Jagannath temple as per the Shri Jagannath Temple Rules. There had been many instances where non-Hindus were stopped entering the temple. It is said the...

Daru for Lord Balabhadra identified

As per the instruction of Maa Mangala the location of Daru ( Neem Tree) for Lord Balabhadra with the desired symbols were identified near...

Rath Yatra from Different Countries

Jagannath devotees from all the different locations in a country come in a spirit so enthusiastic just to celebrate Ratha Yatra of Lord Jagannatha,...

Nilamadhaba Temple Kantilo Prominent Position in Jagannath Culture

Lord Nilamadhaba Temple Kantilo, is a very old & famous Vishnu temple on the banks of Mahanadi river. It is int he foothills of...

Sand Animation film on Nabakalebara by Sudarsan Pattnaik

The Tourism department of Odisha has planned to release a short Sand Animation Film to promote Shree Jagannath Nabakalebara. The Movie is prepared by world famous sand...