Tag Archives: Lord Jagannath
  • 141th Rathyatra Of Lord Jagannath Concludes Peacefully

    The 141th rathyatra of Lord Jagannath passed off peacefully amid tight security with lakhs of devotees thronging roads to capture a glimpse of the deity in a grand procession. The splendid procession comprised decorated elephants, trucks mounted with tableaux portraying Indian culture, besides t..

  • Rath Yatra Festival Begins in Odisha

    The annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath and his siblings began on Wednesday amidst a congregation of lakhs of devotees in Puri. Lakhs of people have converged to have a glimpse of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra on the Bada Danda (Grand Road). They will travel to Gundicha temple..

  • Rathyatra: Lord Jagannath’s procession reaches saraspur
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    Thousands of voices echoed in the atmosphere of Saraspur as Lord Jagannath, along with his elder brother and sister, reached at their maternal uncle’s place where they got worm welcome by devotees of saraspur. This grand festival seems one and only festival among other its kinds of Hindu festiv..

  • Over 10 Lakh People Expected to Attend Puri’s Rath Yatra

    The Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath and his siblings starts in Puri in Odisha has begun expecting about 10 lakh people to take part in the nine-day chariot festival. Security has been tightened across Puri town for the Rath Yatra. There is heavy security around the three chariots and Grand Road, ..

  • Jagannath Puri Temple: 10 Mind-Boggling Facts Where Even Science is Proved Wrong!!

    Puri certainly has a high recall value across the world for being the land of Lord Jagannath which is famous for its annual Ratha Yatra which is to be held today. The historic Jagannath temple at Puri was built in the year 1078. Being one of the four dhams sees millions of devotees visit the temp..

  • Two women killed in Puri Rath Yatra stampede
    Two women killed in Puri Rath Yatra stampede

    Bhubaneswar : Two women were killed and 10 other people were injured in a stampede during the Rath Yatra in Odisha's temple city of Puri on Saturday, police said. The stampede occurred during the pulling of the chariots of the deities -- Lord Jagannath, Balaram and Subhadra -- between the Market ..

  • Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel prays for rain to Lord Jagannath

    Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel prayed to Lord Jagannath for plentiful rains on Friday, while seeking his blessings ahead of the Rath Yatra (chariot procession) to be held on Saturday. The officil account of Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel took on Twitter. ..

  • Gujarat Congress join rituals at Lord Jagannath’s temple

    On Friday, Congress leaders including the President of Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) Bharatsinh Solanki and Leader of the Opposition in Gujarat Assembly, Shankersinh Vaghela, former GPCC President Arjun Modhwadia, Siddharth Patel, Congress MLA Shaktisinh Gohil, Congress MLA Shailesh Parm..

  • 138th Rath Yatra beginning tomorrow

    Ahmedabad: Amid tight security arrangements, the Chariot of Lord Jagannath is all set to roll on the city roads, where lakhs of devotees will seek divine blessings during the 138th edition of the Rath Yatra beginning tomorrow from the 400-year-old temple in Jamalpur area here. Rath Yatra or chari..

  • Mauritius nurtured Hindi with love, says Modi
    Mauritius nurtured Hindi with love, says Modi

    Port Louis : Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Mauritius has over the years nurtured the Hindi language with great love and care as he officially launched the construction of the World Hindi Secretariat building in Port Louis on Thursday. Addressing the gathering, Modi said the launch of construc..