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Pushya Abhishek rituals of Lord Jagannath in Puri Srimandir today
Pushya Abhishek rituals of Lord Jagannath in Puri Srimandir today

According to puranas, Lord Ram was coroneted on this day after his return from 14 years of exile.  

  • Friday, 06 January 2023
Beggar Tula Behera From Phulbani
Woman beggar donates life’s savings of Rs 1 lakh to Lord Jagannath

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.

  • Friday, 16 December 2022
No Phones Into Srimandir
Officials, Servitors Now Barred From Taking Smartphones Into Puri Jagannath Temple

From January 2023, no one, including servitors and other officials, will be allowed to carry smartphones into Puri Jagannath Temple.

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  • Friday, 16 December 2022
Garbha Gruha Pics Viral
Bangladeshi YouTuber arrested for circulating pics of Puri Jagannath Temple Garbha Gruha

Puri Singhadwar police on Tuesday arrested a YouTuber for circulating the pictures of the Sanctum Sanctorum of Puri Jagannath Temple on social media.

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  • Tuesday, 29 November 2022
Restore or Replace?
Puri Srimandir Nata Mandap cracks: ASI, IIT divided over course of repair

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.

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  • Monday, 28 November 2022
Jaganntah temple Puri
Puri Srimandir Nata Mandap cracks: Repair or Replace? ASI, IIT teams ‘divided’ over course of action

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.

  • Sunday, 27 November 2022
Habisiyali Assaulted
Woman Devotee Beaten Up In Puri Srimandir, Police Havildar Suspended

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.

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  • Monday, 07 November 2022
Draupadi Murmu
'President Murmu should partake Mahaprasad at Anand Bazaar, it will set example of Odia culture'

In view of the significant event, the Shree Jagannath Temple Administration is also gearing up to welcome the First citizen of India.

  • Saturday, 05 November 2022
‘Puri Mahaprasad Too Costly’
Why Puri Srimandir Mahaprasad Pricing Has Left Devotees Worried

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.

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  • Friday, 21 October 2022
Abadha rate beyond common man, 4 years on Supreme Court order only on paper
Abadha rate beyond common man, 4 years on Supreme Court order only on paper

Meanwhile, senior servitor Binayak Das Mahapatra has attributed the price hike to skyrocketing price rise of essential commodities.

  • Wednesday, 19 October 2022
Srimandir Unsafe !
Cracks found in Jagmohan of Lord Jagannath temple, Amicus curie submits affidavit in Orissa HC

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.

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  • Wednesday, 19 October 2022
Kartik Month Begins
Habisyalis Observe Kartika Brata In Puri

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.

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  • Tuesday, 11 October 2022
Aide of Puri sevayat held for sodomising 13-year-old boy
Aide of Puri sevayat held for sodomising 13-year-old boy

The matter came to the fore after the victim himself walked to the Singhdwar police station and narrated his ordeal.

  • Friday, 07 October 2022
MAHALAYA IN PURI
Mahalaya: Devotees Throng Puri Jagannath Temple To Offer Shradha To Ancestors

Mahalaya: Devotees Throng Puri Jagannath Temple To Offer Shradha To Ancestors

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  • Sunday, 25 September 2022
Puri temple admin opposes NMA recommendation on office building height
Puri temple admin opposes NMA recommendation on office building height

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.

  • Thursday, 22 September 2022
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