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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.

Report sought on "Jagannath temple" of ISKCON in Puri

The state government's action came in response to a statewide outcry over the alleged bid of the ISKCON to build the second Jagannath Temple at Puri.

Balasore gets a Jagannath temple

Odisha's Balasore city now boasts a Jagannath Temple on the lines of the one in Puri. The temple has come up in a three-acre area with the main tower rising above the inner sanctum that houses the deities.

NHRC seeks report over discontinuation of sea patrolling along Odisha coast

The NHRC has sought a report from the Indian Coast Guard and the Odisha government over discontinuation of sea patrolling along the Odisha coast in the Bay of Bengal.

Odisha: Rath Yatra drew 58 lakh devotees

The Odisha government said on Wednesday that 58 lakh devotees thronged the Hindu holy town of Puri during the Rath Yatra at the Jagannath temple.

Jagannath Temple 'Mahaprasad': 700 cooks, 50,000 mouths, Rs 10 lakh business

Jagannath Temple 'Mahaprasad': 700 cooks, 50,000 mouths, Rs 10 lakh business

Prepared by 600-700 cooks and partaken by up to 50,000 pilgrims daily generating a business of Rs 8-12 lakhs, the mouth-watering ‘Mahaprasad’ (food first offered to the deity) of the Jagannath Temple has retained its appeal among tens of millions of devotees for ages.

SJTA suspends priest after devotee mounts Lord Jagannath's chariot

 The Shri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) has placed a priest under suspension and served a show cause notice to another for allegedly helping a women devotee mount the chariot of Lord Jagannath before the ceremonial 'Pahandi' (procession) to Sri Gundicha Temple on Tuesday.

Congress calls Odisha bandh on June 26

Accusing BJD government of failing to act against those responsible for mismanagement in Lord Jagannath's Brahma Paribartan, the Congress on Wednesday called for Odisha bandh on June 26.

Deities at Jagannath temple in Puri replaced after 19 years

The arduous and secret 'Brahma Paribartan' (change of life substance) of Lord Jagannath's Nabakalebara ritual ended this evening after being delayed by about half a day.

Wood of Lord Jagannath's idol identified in Odisha

The "daru" (neem tree) for making Lord Jagannath idol has been identified at a Odisha district, a Jagannath temple administration official said on Wednesday.