Wednesday, Oct 05, 2022

rath yatra


Rewind & Replay | Tejashwi's praise for Lalu, and how he came to stop Advani's rath yatra

August 11, 2022 8:57 pm

Till the 2015 Assembly elections, the last polls in which he actively campaigned, Lalu never forgot to underline his role in halting Advani's yatra – always drawing cheers in response.

Jagannath Rath Yatra 2022: Know why the auspicious festival is celebrated

July 02, 2022 6:33 pm

The Jagannath Yatra is the only festival whose rituals allow Hindu deities to travel from the Jagannath Temple to Gundicha Temple, where they stay for a couple of days

Lakhs to attend 145th Rath Yatra on July 1

June 28, 2022 3:42 am

Union Home Minister Amit Shah will perform a Mangala Aarti at the Lord Jagannath Temple in Jamalpur of Ahmedabad around 4 am and the Rath Yatra will begin at 7 am.

Ahmedabad police ramps up preparations ahead of Jagannath Rath Yatra

June 06, 2022 3:30 am

On Saturday night, Ahmedabad city police commissioner Sanjay Srivastava and several senior police officials visited Lord Jagannath temple and interacted with temple trust members regarding their preparation for the yatra.

Amit Shah in Gujarat: Rath Yatra attackers now chanting ‘Jagannath Jagannath’ in jail

May 30, 2022 6:55 am

The Union home minister says that because of PM Narendra Modi, Gujarat is safer than ever and praises Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, thanks to whom ‘the vision of Akhand Bharat has come true’.

Punjab politics heats up as Channi gives Jagannath Rath Yatra 'state festival' tag, candidates woo Hindus

December 23, 2021 11:42 am

🔴 Every year thousands of devotees from all communities, the majority from Hindu community, attend the Rath Yatra which is organised by the ISKCON.

Rath Yatra begins at Jagannath Temple in Ahmedabad with Covid restrictions

July 12, 2021 8:23 am

"We hope that Gujarat becomes the first state to come out of the coronavirus pandemic and that the situation returns to normalcy," CM Vijay Rupani said during the occasion, asking the people to watch the proceedings of the event on television.

Ahmedabad police announces route for Rath Yatra procession

July 10, 2021 12:05 am

The state government on Thursday had announced that the Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra will be taken out in Ahmedabad amid curfew with devotees asked to watch its live telecast on television.

Gujarat to take out Rath Yatra in Ahmedabad without any fanfare

July 08, 2021 7:25 pm

On Thursday, state Home Minister Pradipsinh Jadeja said the decision to take out the Yatra was taken in a core committee meeting headed by Chief Minister Vijay Rupani after considering current "high Covid-19 recovery rate" and "low number of new cases" in Gujarat, especially Ahmedabad.

No decision on Rath Yatra yet, police ready

June 25, 2021 7:49 am

The year 2020 marked the first time in 143 years that the historic 143rd Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra procession was cancelled in Ahmedabad by a stay order from the Gujarat High Court during the first wave of pandemic.


Ahmedabad's Jagannath Temple holds Rath Yatra amid Covid

June 23, 2020 7:20 pm

A symbolic Rath Yatra was organised in the Lord Jagannath temple premises on Tuesday after the Gujarat High Court rejected the state government's plea to carry out public procession.

Annual Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra commences in Gujarat

July 04, 2019 11:00 am

The chariots of Lord Jagannath, his brother Balbhadra and sister Subhadra, embarked on the yatra from the 400-year-old Jagannath temple located in Jamalpur area.

Rath Yatra 2017: Devotees across India celebrate chariot festival

June 25, 2017 7:22 pm

Lord Jagannath's chariot Nandighosa, Balabhadra's Taladhwaja and Subhadra's Devadalana are set to go on a nine-day sojourn to the Gundicha Temple

Rath Yatra comes to an end as Lord Jagannath returns to Puri

July 09, 2014 11:18 am

The nine-day chariot festival of Lord Jagannath came to an end on July 8.


Explained: What has been the BJP’s stand over the years on Ram temple

June 22, 2020 6:07 pm

From the Vajpayee years to Narendra Modi’s BJP, a look at how the party handled the sensitive issue of building a Ram temple at the disputed site in Ayodhya.