Dwaraphita ritual was held at 7 am at Srimandir today and subsequently, devotees were allowed inside the shrine.
In its 8-day-long journey, the tourist train will cover famous pilgrimage sites in four states- Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and Odisha.
Around 45 devotees from Karachi, who are now on a religious expedition to India, visited the sacred shrine in Puri after necessary formalities and verification of passports.
Chakraborty was arrested by Puri Police from Barrackpore area in Kolkata. The information was shared by the Puri Police through its Twitter handle.
Because of this ongoing construction work, tourists and local people coming to the grand road, temple or hospital are experiencing problems.
The SJTA has informed the Orissa High Court that it will submit the affidavit by the next hearing. In its previous hearing, the High Court had asked the SJTA to inform through an affidavit regarding various issues, from when the Ratna Bhandar is closed, total assets inside it and its present status.
On Saturday, the last day of the year, the temple witnessed a huge rush than the previous days and it is expected that the rush would multiply on January 1.
According to sources, all the injured are students of Mayurbhanj Hrudanand High School.
From January 2023, no one, including servitors and other officials, will be allowed to carry smartphones into Puri Jagannath Temple.
The YouTuber sought forgiveness from Lord Jagannath, four crore Odias and police administration.
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.
The inspection was done in presence of amicus curiae NK Mohanty and ASI Odisha superintendent Arun Mallick. They were also accompanied by Professor Arun Menon of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Chennai.
Old man’s wish was to have darshan of Lord Jagannath. He was ailing & unable to visit the Lord. His son carried him on his shoulders and fulfilled his wishes. Jai Jagannath!
An elaborate security blanket has been put in place in Odisha in view of the two-day visit of President Droupadi Murmu to the State starting November 10.This will be Murmu’s first visit to Odisha after she assumed the office of the President of India.
Lakhs of devotees thronged the pilgrim city of Puri to observe the Kartik Purnima and witness Suna Besha (golden attire) of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra. Devotees took a holy dip in the morning and offered prayers and witnessed the Suna Besha.