Tag: Srimandir

ASI to start repair of Nata Mandap’s cracked beam from tomorrow
ASI to start repair of Nata Mandap’s cracked beam from tomorrow

ASI superintendent DB Garnaik said, “The conservation work of the Srimandir Nata Mandap has already been started. Many components of its conservation work like roof-tightening and leak plugging have been completed. The only work left is the repair of the cracked beam.”   

  • Thursday, 22 February 2024
ASI to carry out conservation work of Srimandir’s Nata Mandap from February 23
ASI to carry out conservation work of Srimandir’s Nata Mandap from February 23

The repair work of the Nata Mandap will start on February 23 and will continue till March 19. A decision in this regard was taken at the Chhatisa Nijog meeting held on Tuesday. 

  • Tuesday, 20 February 2024
Puri Srimandir
Despite restrictions, another drone footage of Srimandir aerial view surfaces

While the video fetched a huge number of likes and views on the youth’s social media handle, a complaint has been filed at Singhadwar Police Station in this regard.

  • Monday, 12 February 2024
Cracked portion of Puri Srimandir’s ‘pabhag moulding’ to be replaced soon: ASI
Cracked portion of Puri Srimandir’s ‘pabhag moulding’ to be replaced soon: ASI

Speaking to the media, ASI superintendent (Puri Circle), DB Garnayak said that the crack was an outcome of cabling and pipeline laid on the structure. “The crack has been inspected and the crack-ridden part will be replaced with a new stone structure in two or four days. Its design has been made,” he informed.  

  • Monday, 05 February 2024
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'Lord Jagannath should not be left fasting:' Devotees resent delay in Puri temple rituals

Saroj Mohanty, a resident of Kendrapara said, “Crores of Odias who love Lord Jagannath are hurt by daily rituals of Srimandir getting affected often. Why is this happening again and again? The matter should be investigated. Those responsible for this should be punished."

  • Monday, 05 February 2024
Kalajeera Rice Leaves From Koraput
GI-tagged Kalajeera Rice from Koraput sent to Puri Srimandir for use in Mahaprasad

A 12-member team left from Koraput Jagannath Temple, also known as Shabara Srikshetra with one quintal of Kalajeera Rice on Friday.

  • Friday, 02 February 2024
No darshan allowed at Puri Srimandir for 3 hours tomorrow  
No darshan allowed at Puri Srimandir for 3 hours tomorrow  

Srimandir in Puri will remain out of bounds for devotees for three hours for the ‘Banakalagi ritual’ on Wednesday. 

  • Tuesday, 30 January 2024
BJP, Congress sharpen attack on BJD for favouring ‘party people’ for Puri Parikrama project visits 
BJP, Congress sharpen attack on BJD for favouring ‘party people’ for Puri Parikrama project visits 

The state government’s programme of bringing devotees from different parts of the state to Puri to give them an opportunity to see the Parikrama project courted controversy from the first day itself. 

  • Monday, 29 January 2024
Srimandir Ratna Bhandar row: Orissa HC seeks status report from govt in 3 days
Srimandir Ratna Bhandar row: Orissa HC seeks status report from govt in 3 days

The HC has directed the government to submit the status report on the issue in two or three days through an affidavit. The next hearing of the case will be held after two weeks.

  • Wednesday, 17 January 2024
Gajapati Maharaj voices concern over rush inside Puri Srimandir 
Gajapati Maharaj voices concern over rush inside Puri Srimandir 

During a special interview with OTV, the Puri King said that the outer infrastructure development of Srimadir is for smooth movement of devotees and easing the rush, but it has become essential to streamline the arrangements for devotees inside the Srimandir, particularly in Jagamohan and Natamandap.  

  • Tuesday, 16 January 2024
Srimandir Parikrama Prakalpa inauguration: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik urges people to light lamps, beat gongs
Srimandir Parikrama Prakalpa inauguration: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik urges people to light lamps, beat gongs

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday released a video message wherein he appealed to people to light lamps, blow conches, beat gongs, sing devotional songs and chant Lord Jagannath’s name on January 17.

  • Monday, 15 January 2024
Puri under elaborate security blanket for Srimandir Parikrama Prakalpa inauguration 
Puri under elaborate security blanket for Srimandir Parikrama Prakalpa inauguration 

A security blanket has been thrown in and around the pilgrim city of Puri for the inauguration ceremony of Srimandir Parikrama Prakalpa on January 17.

  • Monday, 15 January 2024
Makar Sankranti Observed In Odisha
Odisha observes Makar Sankranti with zest, special ritual at Puri Srimandir

Special ‘Makar Chaula’ is prepared on this day which is offered to the presiding deities first and then eaten by all in the family. People wear new dresses and bow down to their elderlies seeking blessings.

  • Monday, 15 January 2024
Parikrama Prakalpa necessary for Puri Srimandir’s safety: Puri Gajapati Maharaja
Parikrama Prakalpa necessary for Puri Srimandir’s safety: Puri Gajapati Maharaja

Ahead of the inauguration of the ‘Srimandir Parikrama Prakalpa’ (Srimandir Heritage Corridor Project) in Puri, Gajapati Maharaja Dibyasingha Deb on Friday performed the ‘Acharyabaran Niti’ in his palace. 

  • Friday, 12 January 2024
PIL filed over Puri Srimandir Heritage Corridor Project inauguration 
PIL filed over Puri Srimandir Heritage Corridor Project inauguration 

While the Odisha government is gearing up for the inauguration of the Srimandir Heritage Corridor Project (Srimandir Parikrama Prakalpa) on January 17, a PIL has been filed in the Orissa High Court raising concerns over the possibility of a huge gathering in the pilgrim city on that day. 

  • Tuesday, 09 January 2024
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