The replica of the world famous Puri Jagannath Temple is constructed in Hyderabad and inaugurated and consecrated in 2009. The idols of divine trio in Puri – Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Subhadra are installed in the temple.
The Hyderabad Kalinga Cultural Trust has worked for several years to build the replica of the Puri temple in the heart of the city, Banjara Hills. Jagannath Ratha Yatra is the most celebrated festival in the temple. In 2015, Hyderabad Jagannath Ratha Yatra date is July 18.
The architecture of Hyderabad Jagannath Temple is very much similar to Puri temple. The idols are made of Margosa wood. The temple interiors are adorned with the concept of Ratha Yatra. Here is the address and contact number of Hyderabad Jagannath temple:
Jagannath Temple, Kalinga Cultural Trust & Cultural Centre, Plot number 1269, Road # 12, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad – 34. Phone number – 040 2330 3889.
Puri Jagannath Temple Timings (Hyderabad) – Morning & Evening (Night):
Monday : 6 AM to 11 AM & 5 PM to 9 PM
Tuesday : 6 AM to 11 AM & 5 PM to 9 PM
Wednesday :6 AM to 11 AM & 5 PM to 9 PM
Thursday : 6 AM to 11 AM & 5 PM to 9 PM
Friday :6 AM to 11 AM & 5 PM to 9 PM
Saturday : 6 AM to 11 AM & 5 PM to 9 PM
Sunday : 6 AM to 11 AM & 5 PM to 9 PM
On festivals and other auspicious days, the temple timings may vary based on the temple festivals and rituals….