Shree Jagannath Temple

SJTA files complaint over land grab bid

The Tehsildar sensed foul after looking at the signatures in the documents and wrote to the SJTA for verification.

published on : 19th October 2021

Shree Jagannath Temple Administration mulls traditional dress code for Srimandir

The Shree Jagannath Temple Administration has planned to make traditional attire mandatory in Srimandir in a phased manner.

published on : 12th October 2021

Odisha's Jagannath Temple deposits 500 kg silver in treasury for temple door renovation

The precious metal is part of the 1,345 kg silver donated by a Mumbai-based devotee of Lord Jagannath to SJTA for cladding the temple doors.

published on : 6th October 2021

Odisha's Srimandir open on August 12 for sevayat families

From August 16 to 20, residents of Puri town would be allowed to have darshan of the deities. 

published on : 12th August 2021

Devotees in Gundicha temple raise brows

According to reports, two devotees along with a police officer from outside Odisha arrived at Gundicha temple in a four-wheeler bearing registration number OD02AS 3536 in the morning.

published on : 28th July 2021

Amid COVID outbreak among servitors, Lord Jagannath's chariot construction begins in bio-bubble

With 10 more persons testing positive for COVID-19, the number of such servitors increased to 18.

published on : 21st May 2021

Puri Rath Yatra: Eight carpenters test COVID-19 positive, making of chariots on

The festival marks the annual journey of the three deities from the Jagannath Temple to the Gundicha Temple.

published on : 20th May 2021

Sec 144 around Narendra tank for Chandan Yatra

Puri SP K Vishal Singh said about 10 platoons of police would be deployed along the 1.5 km road from Lions Gate of Srimandir to Narendra Pokhari every day during the ritual.

published on : 11th May 2021

Shree Jagannath Temple: Srimandir’s doors closed for the faithful till May 15

The SJTA decided to close the Srimandir for public darshan till May 15 in face of a vicious surge of COVID in Odisha.

published on : 25th April 2021

Srimandir entry: Covid reports to be made must for Odisha devotees  

SJTA likely to issue a revised standard operating procedure for visitors on Saturday

published on : 22nd April 2021

Covid negative report, vacination certificate must for entry into Odisha's Srimandir 

The Covid care centre at Nilachal Bhakta Nivas which was closed would be reactivated from Saturday where infected servitors would be treated in isolation.

published on : 17th April 2021

Shree Jagannath Temple Administration to review SOP today

The spread of infection among the servitor community of Srimandir has already become a cause of concern for the administration.

published on : 16th April 2021

Puri: New SOP for Srimandir from Sunday amid rising COVID-19 cases

As per the SOP, the temple will remain open on all days of the week except Sundays when sanitisation will be carried out.

published on : 4th April 2021

Srimandir to be sanitised before Holi

In view of COVID-19 resurgence in the State, the SJTA has decided to observe Dolapurnima festival in strict adherence to all the safety norms.

published on : 24th March 2021

Puri temple land sale report false and motivated: SJTA

Taking to the official twitter handle of the temple administration, SJTA chief said, “It has been falsely reported that 35,000 acre of land of Lord Jagannath is being sold.

published on : 19th March 2021