RATHA YATRA FESTIVAL

14 DAY / 13 NIGHT

RATHA YATRA FESTIVAL

Destinations : Visakhapatnam – Desia Koraput – Rayagada – Baliguda – Konark – Puri

Ratha Yatra or The Chariot festival is the most important festival of Lord Jagannath commences on the 14th July Saturday and Return Car Festival or Bahuda Jatra on 22nd July this year 2018. This colourful Ratha yatra festival at Bissamcuttack attracts many indigenous tribal communities. Lord Jagannath, Lord of the Universe, comes out of His sanctum sanctorum to give Darshan to all Devotees belonging to all sects and communities. lt is said that those who take part in the Car Festival earn their passage to the Heaven. Beating of drums, mridangas and the tribal folk dance during the festival set the mood. Cries of jai Jagannath, jai jagannath will thick the air throughout the day. The return car festival in Puri is truly exciting for the colourful procession of Deities along with pilgrim activities. The return chariot festival at Puri is also a photographer’s delight.

Note : Festival dates may change as it is mostly decided by the Lunar Calendar and the tribal chief.

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