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Rath Yatra 2019: Ever noticed Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra's chariots are different?

The three chariots carrying Lord Jagannath, brother Balabhadra and sister Subhadra are different in size and other detailing.

Jul 12, 2019, 19:03 PM IST

Odisha artist creates record for making smallest Lord Jagannath's chariot

Artist Satya Maharana has created a miniature version of Nandighosa-- Lord Jagannath's chariot for Rath Yatra. The creation has got an entry into the India Book of Records and International Book of Records for being the smallest of its kind.

Jul 07, 2019, 18:15 PM IST

Rath Yatra 2019: Sudarsan Pattnaik pays sand art tribute to Lord Jagannath on Nabajouban Darshan—Pic proof

The world famous chariot festival or Rath Yatra dedicated to Lord Jagannath, brother Balabhadra and sister Subhadra will begin from July 4 this year. The Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra takes place every year and it's a 15-day long festival.

Jul 02, 2019, 14:53 PM IST

Rath Yatra 2018: All you need to know about the Hera Panchami

After four days of the Yatra, Goddess Lakshmi (consort of Shri Jagannath) leaves for the Gundicha temple from Puri to reunite with her husband.


Jul 17, 2018, 15:19 PM IST

Rath Yatra 2018: Did you know Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra's chariots are different

It is celebrated during the Ashad Shukla Dwitya months of June-July. 

Jul 17, 2018, 10:22 AM IST

Jagannath Rath Yatra 2018: Over 10 lakh devotees expected for 9-day festival

The nine-day annual Jagannath Rath Yatra festival is all set to begin on Saturday, July 14, amid tight security arrangements in Odisha's Puri. The administration is expecting a congregation of about 10 lakh devotees from across the country and abroad.

Jul 13, 2018, 23:51 PM IST

Rath Yatra 2018: Sudarsan Pattnaik pays sand art tribute to Lord Jagannath—Pics

The Rath Yatra or journey of the chariots has a huge religious significance.

Jul 13, 2018, 20:02 PM IST

Rath Yatra 2018: Tithi, timings and significance

Lord Jagannath ( the Lord of the Universe) is derived from the Sanskrit words - Jagat meaning Universe and Nath meaning Lord.


Jul 13, 2018, 12:19 PM IST

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

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

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

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

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

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!

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!

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

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!

Here's the details about the last day!

Jul 13, 2016, 10:15 AM IST