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Chariot construction begins for Puri Rath Yatra

Puri: Ahead of the annual Rath Yatra of the Trinity, construction of chariots began with ‘Ratha Anukula’ here on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya on Wednesday. The three 12-ft sacred logs of ‘Dhaura Katha’ were brought to the ‘Ratha…

Srimandir rituals’ delay row heats up Assembly

Bhubaneswar: The controversy surrounding delay in rituals and huge wastage of Mahaprasad in Puri Srimandir refuses to die with the issue turning up heat in the Odisha Assembly for the second consecutive day today. Protesting the…

Puri Srimandir’s Jagamohan reopens after 2 years

Puri: Jagamohan, the sanctum sanctorum of Puri Sri Jagannath Temple (Srimandir) reopened after a gap of over two years on Monday following the Orissa High Court order. The Jagamohan was closed for repairs by Archeological Survey of India…

Puri Srimandir’s Jagamohan to reopen tomorrow

Puri: After remaining out of bounds for almost two years, the doors of Jagamohan in Puri Jagannath Temple is all set to reopen tomorrow for general darshan by devotees. Jagamohan - the hall facing Sanctum Sanctorum, also called 'Prayer…

Puri Srimandir’s Ratna Bhandar key lost?

Puri: In a major revelation, Puri Collector Aravind Agarwal on Thursday said that the key of the inner chamber of Srimandir's treasure trove - Ratna Bhandar is not in the district treasury. "We have verified that no key was deposited in…