According to puranas, Lord Ram was coroneted on this day after his return from 14 years of exile.
While displaying the selfless act, her love for Lord Jagannath made her donate all her money for renovation of an old temple for the Lord at Phulbani in Odisha. And the timing of the donation could not have been any better than Dhanu Sankranti.
From January 2023, no one, including servitors and other officials, will be allowed to carry smartphones into Puri Jagannath Temple.
Puri Singhadwar police on Tuesday arrested a YouTuber for circulating the pictures of the Sanctum Sanctorum of Puri Jagannath Temple on social media.
A technical team of Archaeological Survey of India and experts from IIT Chennai studying the status of cracks inside the Nata Mandap of Puri Srimandir shared 'contrasting' opinions over the repair of the structure inside the 12th century shrine.
One team of ASI led by its Additional DG, Janhwij Sharma and the other one constituting a group of experts from IIT Chennai led by Professor Arun Menon thoroughly inspected the cracks developed on the Nata Mandap of the temple today.
An on-duty police personnel allegedly thrashed a woman devotee near Ghanti Dwara of Puri Srimandir on Monday. The incident triggered sharp reactions from people.
In view of the significant event, the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration is also gearing up to welcome the First citizen of India.
The skyrocketing price of Mahaprasad (Abadha) in Puri Jagannath Temple has become a matter of concern for devotees. The rising prices of the Mahaprasad during the holy month of Kartik are burning holes in the pocket of devotees.
Meanwhile, senior servitor Binayak Das Mahapatra has attributed the price hike to skyrocketing price rise of essential commodities.
There are cracks in the Jagmohan of Srimandir in Puri. The affidavit of Orissa High Court appointed amicus curie NK Mohanty revealed this.In his affidavit, Mohanty highlighted his visit to the Lord Jagannath Temple in Puri and Sun Temple in Konark.
As the holy Kartik month began on Monday, Habisyalis (elderly women who observe fast during the month) across the State congregated in the pilgrim town of Puri to observe month-long Kartika Brata.
The matter came to the fore after the victim himself walked to the Singhdwar police station and narrated his ordeal.
Mahalaya: Devotees Throng Puri Jagannath Temple To Offer Shradha To Ancestors
The NMA in its 361st NOC meeting held on September 9, 2022 in Delhi has recommended the SJTA to restrict the height of its office building to 7.50 metres.