10 July 2013: Rathayatra at Puri Jagannath Temple

Puri rath yatra

Today, 10 July 2013 is Rathayatra in Puri Jagannath Temple. Rathayatra is the biggest festival of Puri Jagannath Temple. As part of Rath Yatra, the idols of Lord Puri Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Subhadra are taken out in a procession to Gundicha Temple and remain there for nine days. Then the idols or Rath Yatra […]

Special Trains for Puri Rath Yatra 2013

Special Trains

Special Trains for Puri Rath Yatra 2013, list of special trains for Puri Rathyatra 2013, Puri Rathyatra special trains in July 2013, Special Trains to Puri on July 10, 11, 12. The Indian Railways announced on 4 July 2013 that it would run 82 special trains to handle the rush for the famous Rath Yatra […]

Rath Yatra in Puri Jagannath Temple: 21 June 2012 (Today)

Today, 21 June 2012 is Rath Yatra in Puri Jagannath Temple. Rathyatra is celebrated all over India and in many foreign countries like USA, UK, France, Germany, Netherlands, etc.. In Puri, Rathyatra is celebrated for 9 days, beginning on Ashad Shukla Dwitiya. Return festival of Jagannath chariots (ratha) is referred to as Punaryatra (Bahuda Yatra). […]