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Category: <span>ODISHA</span>

THE TEMPLE OF LORD JAGANNATH OF PURI

Jagannath is a Sanskrit name used to describe a deity form of Krishna. The term means master (nath) of the universe (jagat). The oldest and most famous Jagannath deity is in the city of Puri, in Odisha, India (the city is also known as Jagannath Puri) where each year the famous Rath Yatra (chariot carnival)…


PURI-A TEMPLE TOWN WITH SCENIC BEACHES

Puri, a temple town with a scenic beach, is located in the East Indian state of Odisha. It.is situated on the Bay of Bengal, 60 kilometres (37 mi) south of the state capital of Bhubaneswar. The city is famous for its Jagannath temple. Puri is one of the oldest cities in the eastern part of the country. It…


KONARK-TOWN OF SUN TEMPLE

Konark (or Konarak) is a small town in Puri district in the Indian state of Odisha. Located near the Bay of Bengal, 65 kilometers from Bhubaneswar, the state capital, Konark is best known as the site of the 13th-century Konark Sun Temple, a World Heritage Site and one of the most popular tourist destinations in…


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