Enquire
Top Pick

Ratha Yatra

Ratha Yatra is a Hindu festival associated with the god Jagannath held at Puri in the state of Odisha, India. This annual festival is celebrated on Ashadha Shukla Dwitiya.
As part of Ratha Yatra, the deities of Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra are taken out in a procession to Gundicha Temple and remain there for nine days. Then the deities or Ratha Yatra return to the Main temple. The return journey of Puri Jagannath Ratha Jatra is known as Bahuda Jatra.

Get a free call from our travel expert

Location:
Puri
Odisha, India
Best time to visit Puri: 
Jan, 
Feb, 
Mar, 
Oct, 
Nov, 
Dec 
Ticket / Cost / Expenses
NA
Time people usually take to experience:
6 hours

Other exciting places to visit in Puri

Popular Tours Related to Ratha Yatra in Puri

Content of this page was last updated at Jan 29, 2016

Best places to visit and things to do in India and South-East Asia

x

Get a free call from our travel expert