Rath Yatra

ISKCON must come out with a resolution

Mohanty said the organisation’s bureau at Mumbai and eastern zone headquarters at Mayapur in Kolkata should come out with a resolution in this regard.

published on : 12th September 2019

Puri king wants all Rath Yatras on Puri date 

Says organising car fest on different days other than the auspicious ‘tithi’ is against established tradition

published on : 11th September 2019

Puri king urges ISKCON not to hold Rath Yatra on unspecified days

Do we celebrate festivals such as Sri Krishna Janmashtami, Mahashivaratri, Sri Ram Navami and Durga Puja on unspecified days, asks the king.

published on : 10th September 2019

Welfare projects for Puri temple servitor families

Proposals will be sent to State Government for approval with a plea to incorporate these in ongoing mega development projects

published on : 7th September 2019

Trinity back home as Odisha's Rath Yatra ends

As the effect of eclipse will begin from Monday midnight, the temple astrologer had advised to start all rituals and ‘pahandi’ of the three deities early.

published on : 16th July 2019

Odia community in Japan and Bahrain celebrate Rath Yatra

Rath Yatra was celebrated by the Odia community of Japan with pomp and grandeur.

published on : 13th July 2019

Devotees from Odisha's Baripada celebrate Suna Besha in large numbers

Dwarika Besha is unique to Rath Yatra celebrations as the deities adorn golden ornaments before they return to the main temple in Bahuda Yatra. 

published on : 13th July 2019

Bahuda Yatra: Chariots defy convention, reach Jagannath temple before sunset

Preparations for the return journey of the divine siblings started three hours ahead of schedule.

published on : 13th July 2019

Minor tribal girl in Odisha's Puri raped inside parked bus during Rath Yatra celebrations

A minor tribal girl was raped by a bus helper in the vehicle parked at Puri bus stand in the midst of the ongoing holy Rath Yatra festival.

published on : 10th July 2019

Social service by Bhubaneswar Bar Association

Bhubaneswar Bar Association organised ‘pathapranta seva’ near Sai temple on the outskirts of the City on Rath Yatra. 

published on : 7th July 2019

200 youngsters tie knot in age-old tradition in Odisha's Khadia tribal community 

Unlike other marriages, parents do not have a say in the matchmaking process. Here the choice of their wards is what matters the most. 

published on : 7th July 2019

Floral decoration of puri temple in Odisha raises queries

The floral decoration of Jagannath temple for Rath Yatra has been sponsored by a Delhi-based businessman K K Sharma.

published on : 7th July 2019

Rath Yatra 2019: Trinity enter Puri's Gundicha temple 

Lord Jagannath and his siblings reached their aunt’s house - Gundicha temple - on annual nine-day sojourn on Thursday evening.

published on : 6th July 2019

Women pull Devi Subhadra chariot during Rath Yatra in Odisha's Baripada

Known as Dwitiya Sreekhetra, the annual sojourn of deities is a 13-day affair in Baripada and pulling of Devi Subhadra chariot is done by women.

published on : 6th July 2019

Rath Yatra in Delhi's Lal Kuan amidst police barricades

The area saw heavy police deployment on Monday after a scuffle between two groups over parking turned communal when a local temple was desecrated.

published on : 5th July 2019
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