Jagannath Rath Yatra Puri:- Jagannath Rath Yatra is one of the most-awaited festivals of the Orissa state of India. An annual event took place on the streets of Puri, Jagannath Rath Yatra celebrated in the month of June or July. This practice is dedicated to Lord Jagannath that is Lord Krishna, his elder brother Lord Balabhadra and his sister Goddess Subhadra. It is also known as Gundicha Yatra, Chariot Festival, Navadina Yatra and Dasavatara.
When is Jagannath Rath Yatra Puri 2018: 14/07/2018- 14/07/2018
Why is RathYatra Celebrated?
Every year in Puri a magnificent festival organized is RathYatra. The belief behind this practice that every year Lord Jagannath desire to go to his birthplace Mathura. The desire of his is the great cause if this Yatra, each year from JagannathPuritemple to Gundicha temple to fulfill his wish.
Rath Yatra 2018
In the month of June, the very sacred and popularJagannathRathYatra will be holding this year. This festival will be celebrating on the 2nd day of the Shukla Paksha, in the month of Ashadh according to the traditional Oriya Calendar.
The Chariots in RathaYatra
The limelight of the RathYatra of JagannathPuri is the luxuriant Chariots. Akshay Tritiya is the Day from which the making of the chariots starts on. The three main chariots knotted by long ropes of 50 meters in length pulled my hands, the belief abides the pulling the rope, one adds this deed to his good Karma and penancing for his bad deeds.
Places to visit near Jagannath temple
Puri in Orissa flecked with several spots for the interest of visitors including various beaches and temples. Konark temple, Puri beach, Raghurajpur artist village, Sakshigopal temple, ChilikaLake, ShreeLoknath, Pipili village temple and Gundicha Temple are the popular tourist spots nearJagannat temple, one must visit them.
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