Rath Yatra

The yatras political parties took out in a bid to win over voters

The 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' is being billed as Congress's biggest mass contact programme since independence and a "turning point" in India's political history.

published on : 8th September 2022

Lime plaster falls off Srimandir Garbhagruha roof

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), which conducted an inspection of the shrine while the Trinity was away at Gundicha temple during Rath Yatra, had not found any anomaly.

published on : 4th August 2022

Rath Yatra 2022: Trinity chariots in Puri given 'Dakhina Moda' for Bahuda Yatra

The chariots were again pulled to the exit gate called Nakachana dwara and parked facing towards the main temple.

published on : 7th July 2022

Rath Yatra in Remanda village of Odisha's Jharsuguda breaks religion bar

Since then, Muslim families of the village have been actively participating not just in Rath Yatra but other festivals like Nuakhai with their Hindu neighbours.

published on : 5th July 2022

Rath yatra: Chariot pulling ends at Haribaldevjew temple in Dwitiya Srikhetra

Rajya Sabha Member Mamata Mohanta took part in the chariot pulling.“Due to the blessings of Lord Jagannath, I was able to participate in chariot pulling,” she said. 

published on : 4th July 2022

Tribals gather as Kotia celebrates Rath Yatra

The chariot was pulled from the Jagannath temple to Gundicha shrine nearby amid beating of drums and tribal dance performances.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Twin City revels in Yatra fervour

The atmosphere in in Nayapalli and Unit VIII areas reverberated with beats of cymbals as a sea of devotees took part in the pulling of chariots at Iskcon temple.

published on : 2nd July 2022

After over 3 months, new Covid-19 cases cross 200 in Odisha

The fresh cases were spread across 17 districts. The State has been recording over 150 cases for the third consecutive day.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Rath Yatra: In Trinity’s annual sojourn, help for devotees pours in from all quarters

Student volunteers of NSS groups of both Cuttack and Bhubaneswar were also constantly on their toes, shifting ailing devotees to first aid centres using 146 stretchers.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Visakhapatnam-Puri special train during Rath Yatra

Train No 08957 Gunupur -Puri special will leave Gunupur on July 10 at 4.30 am.  Train No. 08958 Puri-Gunupur will leave Puri on July 10 at 8 pm.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Rath Yatra: The lord reunites with faithfuls

Odisha GUV Ganeshi Lal, CM Naveen Patnaik, Chief Justice S Muralidhar of Orissa HC and Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan were among those who pulled the chariot of Lord Jagannath.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Rath Yatra: One dead, seven injured as chariot touches live wire in Balasore district

Tension prevailed in the area following the mishap with the devotees alleging neglect by the power supply department which did not take any precautionary measure to prevent such mishap. 

published on : 2nd July 2022

Rath Yatra: Trinity’s chariots roll amid sea of devotees after Covid lull

In Keonjhar, the chariot of Lord Jagannath, touted to be world’s tallest at 72 feet, rolled from the Baladevjew temple amid a gathering of over 70,000 devotees this year.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Rains play spoilsport on first day of Rath Yatra

Sources said locals were left dejected as they were looking forward to the grand event which had been stalled due to the pandemic and now, could not attend due to the downpour.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Shah slams Cong; says Rath Yatra procession in Gujarat banned thrice under its rule

"Fear was legitimate because riots had happened during the Rath Yatra with miscreants even trying to snatch away the chariots on two occasions," he said.

published on : 1st July 2022

Rath Yatra: Trinity set to meet devotees after 2 years

The pilgrim city is already buzzing with excitement as thousands have begun to congregate for having darshan of their beloved deities and seeking their blessings. 

published on : 1st July 2022

Faith draws all to the land of Lord Jagannath

Footfall this time is not as high as expected, but still people from all parts of the country have travelled to Puri for the nine-day festival.

published on : 1st July 2022

Rath Yatra: Temple city gears up for Car festival at 54 places

At Iskcon, where one of the major Rath Yatra takes place, the ‘Pahandi’ will start at around 11 am and the ‘Chherapahanra’ will be done at 2 pm.

published on : 30th June 2022

Devotees trickle in, Puri ready for Rath Yatra

Outside the temple, the Maharana, Rupakar and Dario sevayats were busy giving final touches to the three grand chariots - Taladhwaja, Darpadalana and Nandighosha.

published on : 30th June 2022

Drive begins to clear encroachments near temples with Rath Yatra nearing kick off

With Rath Yatra two days away, the district administration has started massive eviction drive to remove illegal encroachers from near temples in the district recently amid tight security.

published on : 30th June 2022
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