Jagannath Temple in Puri is on of the most revered pilgrimage destination in India as it is one of the dhams (abodes) of the divine in India present in the four cardinal directions. The temple architecture has been restored to its full glory so that you can appreciate the influence that the 241 m high spire of the temple has on the state of Odisha. Inside is housed the deity of Lord Jagannath flanked by his sister Subhadra and brother Balrama. Shopping for souvenirs from the markets surrounding the walled temple complex; eating the blessed food in the temple courtyard and visiting the beaches is a must on your tour of Jagannath Temple, especially during Rath Yatra.
- Chandan Yatra from Akshaya Tritiya – Beginning of Rath YatraNovember 20, 2020