Jagannath Temple
India  /  Published 04.09.20

Puri opens for tourists, govt plans cruise services

The Centre has recommended Puri and seven other beaches in India to the International Jury of Denmark for global eco-label “ Blue Flag” certification to the sea beaches under the Beach Env...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 24.08.20

Puri denies sale of century-old dharamsala

The Puri district administration has denied that a portion of the premises of Puri town’s lone government-owned lodge for pilgrims has been sold to six private hoteliers, as alleged by some soci...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 24.07.20

Puri dust rises over chariots

The Jagannath Temple administration in Puri has decided to break with tradition and preserve the three wooden chariots used in the recent Rath Yatra, dismaying the carpenters, a segment of the servito...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 15.07.20

Puri temple missing stone report

The Archaeological Survey of India will submit its inquiry report on the alleged disappearance of a precious stone from the sanctum sanctorum of the 12th Century Puri Jagannath temple to the temple ad...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 08.05.20

Puri Rath can be built, Yatra in Odisha court

The Centre on Thursday allowed the Odisha government to go ahead with the construction of the chariots of Lord Jagannath and his siblings for the upcoming Rath Yatra.However, the Centre has made it cl...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Odisha  /  Published 03.10.18

Puri in flames over temple queue system

Pilgrim town Puri turned into a battlefield on Wednesday after servitors of the Jagannath temple, members of the voluntary outfit Jagannath Sena and local people fought police for nearly six hours dur...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneshwar

Opinion  /  Published 05.08.19

Tiger conservation: India cannot rest on its laurels

Sir — From being widely hunted during the colonial era to being brought back from certain extinction in the early 1970s, tiger conservation has a long and chequered history in India. But it seems as...
By The Telegraph in

Odisha  /  Published 30.09.18

Queue up at Puri shrine from today

Amidst protest from servitors and devotees, the Jagannath temple management in Puri has decided to introduce queue system from October 1 for devotees. But, the queue system will be implemented once in...
By Our Correspondent in Puri

Culture  /  Published 08.07.18

All you need to know about the Jagannath yatra


India  /  Published 30.05.20

Rathayatra sans devotees in virus times

The Shree Jagannath Temple Managing Committee (SJTMC) Saturday recommended to the Odisha government to conduct the annual Rathayatra of Lord Jagannath in Puri sans devotees in view of the coronavirus ...
By PTI in Bhubaneshwar


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