Tourists from Japan join Rath Yatra Celebration

Tourists from Japan join Rath Yatra Celebration

Puri: In a departure from tradition, a group of tourists from Japan observed a community Rath Yatra. They carried Jagannath on their shoulders instead of pulling the chariot. The foreigners took part in the Rath Yatra, organized by India Japan Friendship Centre...
Miniature chariots for deities on Rath Yatra : The Statesman

Miniature chariots for deities on Rath Yatra : The Statesman

An artist in this Silk City in south Odisha made miniature chariots for Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra by using waste materials on the occasion of Ratha Yatra. While the height and width of Nandighosh, the chariot of Jagannath, are 13.5 and 9 inch...
Lord Jagannaths rath yatra passes off peacefully

Lord Jagannaths rath yatra passes off peacefully

Ahmedabad, Jul 6 (PTI) The 139th edition of Lord Jagannath rath yatra passed off peacefully in the city today amid tight security arrangements with lakhs of devotees thronging to catch a glimpse of the deity and even people from minority community giving a warm...