The evidence from architecture, sculpture, literature, numismatics and inscriptions, confirms that the Hindu temple is older than the popular academic surmise and older than its earliest extant examples.
Jagannath Ratha Yatra is the realization of the self. It summarizes the whole universe in the eyes of God as one.
Jagannath Sanskruti has a collection of Yatras the major and most famous is the Ratha Yatra. “Snana Purnima”, is an important ritual at the Puri Jagannath temple and a stride advancing towards the annual Shri Gundicha Ratha Yatra .
It is often argued that restrictive rules, in terms of temple entry or offering worship at one, impinge upon the “right to participate in the religion” of those who are…