Puri Rath Yatra Facts

Rath Yatra in Puri is an annual festival of Lord Jagannath Puri. Get details and facts about Rath Yatra in Orissa.

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Puri Rath Yatra 2015 Date 18 July, 2015
Location: Lord Jagannath Dham in Puri, Orissa.
Duration: One to Two weeks.
Main Events: Procession of Shri Jagannnath, Lord Balabhadra and Goddess Subhadra at 12th century Jagannnath Temple.
Dedicated To: Lord Jagannath (Lord Krishna).
Visitors: Pilgrims and tourists frrom all over the world.
Puri Weather Information: Summer Temperature:
Maximum: 36° C
Minimum: 27° C
Winter Temperature:
Maximum: 25° C
Minimum: 15° C
Nearest Airport: Bhubaneshwar – 60 KM
Nearest Railway Station: Puri – 5 KM
Best Time to Visit: October to March
Reaching Puri Puri is well connected with major road and rail network throughout India.