Tag archive for ‘Jagannath temple’
By Editor On Monday, November 20th, 2017

PIL filed to recover 11,200 acre of land of Lord Jagannath | The Telegraph

Cuttack: A fresh PIL filed in Orissa High Court has brought into focus again the alleged inaction of the state government towards recovery of the land of Lord Jagannath of the Puri temple that had been encroached More...

By Editor On Friday, July 8th, 2016

PMO tracks cracks in Jagannath temple – The Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Cracks that have developed in the sanctum sanctorum of the Jagannath temple at Puri in Odisha have caught the attention of the Prime Minister’s Office.The Puri shrine is one of the four most sacred More...

By Editor On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

10 Lakh People Expected At Puri For Rath Yatra Festival

Puri:  The annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath and his siblings starts in Puri in Odisha on Wednesday with authorities expecting about 10 lakh people to take part in the nine-day chariot festival.Security has More...

By Editor On Saturday, June 4th, 2016

Puri temple finds place in Swachh destination – The New Indian Express

BHUBANESWAR: The Jagannath temple in Puri has been selected as one of 10 places in the country that will be developed as a ‘Swachh Tourist Destination’ by the Central Government. As a part of this, a special More...

By Editor On Thursday, April 21st, 2016

Jagannath temple selling land to raise Rs.1,000 crore maintenance corpus – India New England News

Bhubaneswar–At 60,654 acres, Lord Jagannath could be the richest landlord among India’s deities. About 395 acres of it is now being sold to create a Rs.1,000 crore maintenance corpus for the 12th century shrine More...