Devotees from Russia and Ukraine inaugurated the 'Ulta Rath Yatra' or the return car festival of Lord Jagannath at ISKCON in Kolkata, exhibiting a notion of unity, peace, and non-violence.
Within easy driving distance from Kolkata, five towns where you can catch the traditional Jagannath rathayatra (chariot or car festival). This year, the rathayatra is on July 1.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah will perform the Mangla Aarti at the temple on July 1 around 4 am before the chariots of the deities roll out. In normal times, lakhs of people gather along the route of the rathyatra on the...
West Bengal witnessed a splendid Rath Yatra celebration after a hiatus of over 2 years due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The state government allowed the people to congregate at the temple after the decline in the prevailing pandemic.
The Prime Minister made this observation while addressing the 90th episode of his monthly radio address ‘Maan Ki Baat’.
PM Narendra Modi also shared what he had spoken about the Rath Yatra and the importance of a yatra in our culture during the recent Mann Ki Baat radio broadcast.
Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel addressed the closing ceremony of the grand three-day-long programme organized to mark the inauguration of the first phase of renovation, beautification and development works at...