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Jaganath Temple in Puri in Odisha is an important temple of Hindu Faith. It is one of the Char Dham and the temple of East.

It is a Lord Krishna temple and was believed to be built during 10th century AD in the current form.

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Parking Difficulty : Easy
Walking Needed : Less than 100 meters inside the temple
Time Needed : 20-30 minutes
Open Timings : 5.00 AM to 12:00 Noon and from 4.00 PM to 8.00 PM
Still Photography : Not Allowed inside the Inner Sanctum
Video Photography : Not Allowed inside the Inner Sanctum
Moolavar : Thirumeninaathar / Sornamalai
Sthala Vruksham : Arasu /Punnai
Theertham : Bhagaveri River (Gundaaru)
Traditional Name: Thiruchuzhi
Padal : Sundarar
Tropical Climate for most part of the year. Wear Cotton (March-November)
Wear Traditional Dress. Cover yourself decently
Avoid Shoes
Nearest Railway Station : Kodai Road Railway Station
Nearest Airport : Madurai Airport
Nearest National Highway : NH32
Nearest Landmark : Kodai Market

The temples Rath Yatra is famous as the big chariot (Rath) rolls on get its English term- Juggernaut- Rolls on- meaning Jaggannath Rolls on.

It is a big temple and the temple complex, covers an area of over 37000 square meters and a large fortified walls with four entrance in each direction

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