Lord Jagannath

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. 

Jun 26, 2017, 19:56 PM IST

Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra: Odisha's Puri abuzz with pilgrims

A heavy downpour in Puri did not prevent devotees from joining up for annual Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra on Sunday.

Jun 25, 2017, 17:47 PM IST

PM Modi's 'Mann ki Baat': As it happened on June 25, 2017

PM Modi addressed 33rd edition of his monthly radio programme 'Mann ki Baat' on Sunday. 

Jun 25, 2017, 11:42 AM IST
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.

Jun 25, 2017, 11:34 AM IST
Foreign devotees to offer traditional dishes to Lord Jagannath during Rath Yatra

Foreign devotees to offer traditional dishes to Lord Jagannath during Rath Yatra

At least 400 devotees from different countries, including Russia and China, would offer traditional vegetarian dishes from their countries to Lord Jagannath during the 46th edition of the Rath Yatra festival organised by the ISCKON here.

Jun 24, 2017, 18:14 PM IST
Jagannath Rath Yatra 2017: Sudarsan Pattnaik pays sand art tribute to the Lord

Jagannath Rath Yatra 2017: Sudarsan Pattnaik pays sand art tribute to the Lord

The world famous annual chariot procession of Lord Jagannath, brother Balabhadra, and sister Subhadra is about to commence from June 25, 2017 (Sunday). One of the most important festivals of the Eastern state of India, Odisha attracts millions of devotees thronging the annual chariot procession just to get one glimpse of the Lord.

Jun 24, 2017, 10:04 AM IST
Jagannath Rath Yatra 2017 to begin tomorrow

Jagannath Rath Yatra 2017 to begin tomorrow

The annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and sister Subhadra in Puri, Odisha will start from June 25, 2017 (Sunday). The world famous chariot festival involves a public procession where the deities are seated on their respective chariots attracting millions of devotees walking by their side.

Jun 24, 2017, 09:54 AM IST
'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.

Jun 09, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
Sudarsan Pattnaik's beautiful Radha Krishna sand art is all about spreading love!

Sudarsan Pattnaik's beautiful Radha Krishna sand art is all about spreading love!

Noted Indian sand artist from Bhubaneswar, Sudarsan Pattnaik is known for creating beauty out of the sand and also emphasise on an important social message through his masterpieces.

Mar 18, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
Thousands throng Jagannath temple on New Year!

Thousands throng Jagannath temple on New Year!

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik was among the thousands to visit Sri Jagannath temple in Puri on Sunday to take the blessings of deities on new year day.

Jan 01, 2017, 15:43 PM IST
Why is it auspicious to touch the rope of chariot during the Rath Yatra—Know here

Why is it auspicious to touch the rope of chariot during the Rath Yatra—Know here

Here's the significance of touching the rope of Rath!

Jul 14, 2016, 13:43 PM IST
Puri Rath Yatra 2016: Know more about Bahuda Yatra!

Puri Rath Yatra 2016: Know more about Bahuda Yatra!

Here's the details about the last day!

Jul 13, 2016, 10:15 AM IST
Rath Yatra 2017: Know more about Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra, Subhadra's holy chariots!

Rath Yatra 2017: Know more about Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra, Subhadra's holy chariots!

Know more about Lords' chariots!

Jul 09, 2016, 14:10 PM IST

Where Rath Yatra was not celebrated in Odisha

While Rath Yatra was celebrated in Lord Jagannath temples across Odisha and also outside on Wednesday, the grandeur of the festival went missing at a 300-year-old temple in Ganjam's Marada.

Jul 08, 2016, 15:09 PM IST
Nine lakh devotees witness 'Rath Yatra' of Lord Jagannath at Puri

Nine lakh devotees witness 'Rath Yatra' of Lord Jagannath at Puri

An estimated 9 lakh devotees witnessed the world famous 'Rath Yatra' of Lord Jagannath on Wednesday with religious fervour, enthusiasm and a spirit of camaraderie amid tight security.

Jul 06, 2016, 23:21 PM IST
Lord Jagannath's Ratha Yatra: Where king turns sweeper

Lord Jagannath's Ratha Yatra: Where king turns sweeper

The Gajapati king of Puri Divya Singha Deva on Wednesday performed "Chhera Pahanra", a ritual of sweeping the chariots before they were pulled by scores of devotees of Lord Jagannath.

Jul 06, 2016, 19:30 PM IST
Lord Jagannath's rath yatra commences

Lord Jagannath's rath yatra commences

The 139th rath yatra of Lord Jagannath today commenced on its 15 km journey in the walled city here amid tight security arrangements even as lakhs of devotees queued up to have a glimpse of the deity.

Jul 06, 2016, 12:05 PM IST
Puri Rath Yatra 2016—How to reach the divine destination!

Puri Rath Yatra 2016—How to reach the divine destination!

Zee Media Bureau

Jul 06, 2016, 11:21 AM IST

Stage set for annual Rath Yatra in Odisha

The annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath and his siblings starts here on Wednesday with the district administration expecting about 10 lakh people to take part in the nine-day chariot festival.

Jul 05, 2016, 23:21 PM IST