LIVE Updates know the full program of Rathyatra Aarti and Darshan : LIVE Updates know the full program of Rathyatra Aarti and Darshan
The world awaits with high spirits as the Juggernauts of Lord get ready to roll in Puri but once again for the second year in a row, the divine festival is missing the pomp and grandeur of lakhs of devotees on the Bada Danda due to the pandemic crisis.
Extensive preparations with water-tight security cover have been put in place for the smooth conduct of the nearly fortnight-long festivities. OTV brings you all the developments of the annual rituals of the Holy Trinity. Check all the latest updates here.
The second rath yatra of Lord Jagannathji will be held between Korona in Ahmedabad city. The state government has imposed a curfew on the route of the rath yatra and allowed the rath yatra to take place. Last year the chariots of the Lord only returned to the temple premises.
: But due to the low number of Corona cases this year, the rath yatra has been allowed to take place on the traditional route. The curfew will be imposed on all the routes from which the chariot will leave. In just five hours, the Lord’s chariot will return to its temple after completing the 22 km route and the rath yatra will be completed. The offerings of the Lord’s Rathyatra will be distributed till Gurupurnima.
The Home Minister himself reviewed the route to Saraspur
Officials including Home Minister Pradipsinh Jadeja, DGP Ashish Bhatia and Commissioner of Police Sanjay Srivastava visited the Ranchodji temple at Saraspur and inspected the route.
Rathyatra has also been discussed with local leaders and has reached Premdarwaja and Dariapur.