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Odisha: National Security Guard to examine security arrangements at Jagannath Temple

Odisha: National Security Guard to examine security arrangements at Jagannath Temple

Senior NSG officials are slated to undertake a visit to the seaside pilgrim town of Puri shortly to inspect and review the security arrangements in the 12th century shrine, a senior official said.

Thousands pull Lord Jagannath's chariot till Gundicha temple despite downpour in Puri

Thousands pull Lord Jagannath's chariot till Gundicha temple despite downpour in Puri

The pulling of the chariots to the Gundicha temple were halted midway yesterday due to sunset. 

Devotees throng Puri as annual Rath Yatra begins

Devotees throng Puri as annual Rath Yatra begins

A sea of devotees, undeterred by the heavy downpour, thronged the town of Puri for the world famous annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath and his siblings that began on Sunday.

140th rath yatra of Lord Jagannath commences in Ahmedabad

140th rath yatra of Lord Jagannath commences in Ahmedabad

The 140th rath yatra of Lord Jagannath on Sunday commenced in the city amid tight security as lakhs of devotees flocked the 15-km journey route to catch a glimpse of the deity.

'Snana Jatra' of Lord Jagannath celebrated in Puri

'Snana Jatra' of Lord Jagannath celebrated in Puri

Around 100 CCTV cameras have been installed to monitor the bathing ritual of the deities.

Minor girl raped inside Jagannath temple

A physically challenged minor girl was allegedly raped by a youth inside the premises of Lord Jagannath temple here, police said on Sunday.

Girl raped inside Lord Jagannath temple

Girl raped inside Lord Jagannath temple

A physically challenged minor girl was allegedly raped by a youth inside the premises of Lord Jagannath temple here, police said today.

Badabadua Daka: Thousands throng Jagannath temple for ancestor worship ritual

Badabadua Daka: Thousands throng Jagannath temple for ancestor worship ritual

As Indians celebrated Diwali, the festival of lights on Sunday, thousands of people gathered at Jagannath temple in Puri to pay obeisance to their ancestors through the unique ritual known as "Badabadua Daka".

Air India apologises for error in article on Puri Jagannath temple

Air India apologises for error in article on Puri Jagannath temple

It was mentioned in the article titled 'Devotion can be Delicious' that non-vegetarian dishes are also served at the Puri Jagannath temple.

Glory to Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra - Puri’s world famous Rath Yatra begins today

Glory to Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra - Puri’s world famous Rath Yatra begins today

Dedicated to Lord Jagannath and his siblings – Balabhadra and Subhadra – the auspicious yatra begins today.

Over 18,000 security men to guard Lord Jagannath rath yatra

A force of 18,000 security personnel will be deployed in Ahmedabad to guard the annual Lord Jagannath rath yatra, which will be taken out on Wednesday.

Preparations underway for Rathyatra; CM, Shah to offer prayers

Lord Jagannath temple authorities said here that elaborate preparations have been made for the 139th Rathyatra in the city.

Jagannath Temple in Odisha's Puri can collapse anytime

Jagannath Temple in Odisha's Puri can collapse anytime

Shree Jagannath Mahaprabhu lord of the Universe is the supreme solace and saviour of countless devotees around the world.

Central team to inspect Lord Jagannath Temple's structural safety

Central team to inspect Lord Jagannath Temple's structural safety

The central government would send a delegation headed by culture secretary to inspect structural safety of the Lord Jagannath Temple in Puri.

Bring back Kohinoor, gift it to Jagannath Temple: BJD MP

A demand for getting back the Kohinoor diamond from Britain and giving it to the Jagannath Temple in Puri, as had been willed by Maharaja Ranjit Singh, was made in the Rajya Sabha today.

Bring back Kohinoor diamond, gift it to Jagannath Temple: BJD MP

Bhupinder Singh (BJD) said Maharaja Ranjit Singh had willed that the Kohinoor diamond be given to Jagannath Temple.

Cracks found in Jagannath temple, restoration work underway

Cracks were detected in the stone beams of the 12th century Jagannath temple in Puri during the recent de-plastering work, Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.

Spirituality: 8 interesting facts about Sri Jagannath Temple

Spirituality: 8 interesting facts about Sri Jagannath Temple

Here are 8 wondrous, interesting facts about Jagannath Temple. 

PM Narendra Modi to visit Assam, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha from today

PM Narendra Modi to visit Assam, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha from today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will from Friday (February 5) begin his three-day visit to Assam, Andhra Pradesh and Odisha.