Tag: Puri Rath Yatra

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Rath Yatra 2021: ECoR Plans Restriction On Trains To Puri In July 

As a precautionary measure to break the Covid-19 chain, the Indian Railways has decided to restrict the train movements to Puri during the upcoming RathYatra festival.

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Four-Stage Covid Test For Sevayats Before Participation In Puri Rath Yatra

The testing will be done at four stages --before Snana Yatra, before Gundicha Yatra, before Bahuda Yatra and lastly, 15 days after Niladri Bije.

ASI Plans Better Illumination Of Puri Srimandir
ASI Plans Puri Jagannath Temple Illumination Project

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has planned for a illumination project to enhance the beauty of the Shree Jagannath Temple in Puri even more. A technical team of the ASI on Tuesday toured the Srimandir and reviewed the detail arrangements for installing better light system in and around the main temple.

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Devotee-Less Rath Yatra In Puri: Check Important Takeaways From Odisha Govt’s Order  

The pilgrim city of Puri is all set to host a devotee-less Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath and his siblings for the second year in a row with the Odisha government banning the major festival scheduled to begin on July 12 elsewhere in the State in view of COVID19 pandemic.  

Puri Rath Yatra Without Devotees
Rath Yatra Banned At All Places In Odisha Except Puri

In the wake of the second wave of the Covid-19, Odisha government on Thursday decided to ban the much-awaited annual RathYatra festival dedicated to Lord Jagannath at all places in the State except Puri, the prime abode of the Lord.

Puri Rath Yatra Chariot Construction
Rath Yatra: Covid Hits Several Servitors, Chariot Constructors Anxious

Several servitors engaged in the construction of chariots for the world-famous Rath Yatra in the pilgrim town have tested positive for Covid-19 triggering anxiety among the carpenter community over the smooth conduct of the Rath carving works. 

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Puri Rath Yatra: Slicing Of Timber Begins In Cuttack; Special Arrangements For Covid Surge

Cuttack: As per tradition, the first log to be used for the construction of chariots in the upcoming Rath Yatra in Puri was sliced at Cuttack on the auspicious Ram…

Lord Jagannath's Biswakarmas
Architects Of Magnificence, But Life Of Penury: Story Of Lord Jagannath's Biswakarmas

Puri: They are the architects (Biswakarma) of gigantic chariots that mesmerise visitors from all over the globe during the world-famous Rath Yatra. However, many would not believe their eyes that the people who are capable of such magnificence are leading lives of penury. Narasingha Mahapatra, maharana (carpenter) of the Taladhwaja chariot of Lord Balabhadra, is […]

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Bahuda Yatra: Detailed Ritual Timings Of The Lords' Homecoming

Puri: The Puri Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) has announced the finalised timings of the rituals to be performed during the Bahuda Yatra – the event marking the return of the Holy Trinity to Srimandir after completing their 9-day annual sojourn at Gundicha Temple. The Bahuda Yatra of Lord Balabhadra, Lord Jagannath, and Devi Subhadra, […]

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History Made: Odisha Witnesses A Sombre Rath Yatra Amid Covid Pandemic

Bhubaneswar: It was a historic day for Shreekhetra, the land of Lord Jagannath when it hosted the world-famous Rath Yatra sans participation of devotees in the wake of coronavirus pandemic. Apart from the holy town, almost the entire Odisha marked the event in devotion which was devoid of its usual merriment that generally hits a […]