This festival is known as Rath Yatra, meaning the journey yatra of the chariots ratha. The Rathas are huge wheeled wooden structures, which are built anew every year and are pulled by the devotees.
Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra Ananya Sundaray New Delhi Updated: July 14, The Rath Yatra is celebrated today in the city of Puri in Odisha. Lakhs of devotees have reached the visit the temple town to witness the grand chariot festival. On Friday, lakhs of devotees reached Jagannath Mandir or Srimandir, as the holy trinity of Gods gave their first glimpses after the 15 days healing ritual at the Puri Srimandir.
Meanwhile, the Jagannath temple management has made all arrangements for the smooth completion of the special ritual. Security has been beefed up in the holy town in view of the festivities.
The Jagannath Rath Yatra falls on July 14 this year. Devotees pull the three colourfully decorated chariots which carry the three idols of the deities. Jagannath Rath Yatra Significance of Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra?
Currently it falls in month of June or July in Gregorian calendar. This year, temple city Puri will host its st annual Rath Yatra. Lord Jagannath is worshipped along with his brother Balabhadra and his sister Devi Subhadra.
After taking rest in Gundicha Temple for 8 days, Lord Jagannath returns to his main abode. Celebrations for Rath Yatra Rath Yatra is celebrated with great fervour in Odisha. In fact, not only Odisha, massive chariot procession are held in other cities like Ahmedabad and Kolkata.
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It is a FREE outdoor festival held at the Bellevue Park, drawing around 5, to 10, attendees over a glorious summer weekend. Puri Rath Yatra Submit Query The most awaited festival of Rath Yatra or Car Festival Puri commences on the 14th July, Saturday and Return Car Festival or .
Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra The mega festival marks the journey of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Goddess Subhadra from their abode in Puri's Jagannath Temple to Gundicha Temple.
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Ratha Yatra parade starts at 3PM on Sunday. Jagannath Rath Yatra is more than five thousand years old and the most spiritual thing is, the celebration follows all the same rituals from its starting.
There would not seen any changes in this festival. The Rath Yatra is celebrated annually where Lord Jagannath along with Lord Balaram and Goddess Subhadra are taken on a yatra from the Jagannath temple in Puri to .