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COVID-19 negative report not required to enter Puri's Jagannath temple from 21 January, says management
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COVID-19 negative report not required to enter Puri's Jagannath temple from 21 January, says management

The temple opened on 3 Jan after being shut for nine months due to the pandemic. Puri authorities said special arrangements will be made for elderly/senior devotees

Puri's Jagannath temple reopens after nine months; people from outside Odisha to get darshan from 3 Jan
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Puri's Jagannath temple reopens after nine months; people from outside Odisha to get darshan from 3 Jan

The much-awaited 'darshan' of the sibling deities - Lord Balabhadra, Devi Subhadra and Lord Jagannath, began at 7 am amid strict adherence to the COVID-19 guidelines for servitors and their family members only

Gujarat HC refuses to modify order staying Jagannath Yatra in Ahmedabad, rejects state government's plea to reconsider
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Gujarat HC refuses to modify order staying Jagannath Yatra in Ahmedabad, rejects state government's plea to reconsider

The Gujarat High Court late on Monday night refused to modify its earlier order to not allow holding of the Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra in Ahmedabad, scheduled for Tuesday, and rejected an application moved by the state government seeking permission to organise the event.

Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: Madhya Pradesh govt to promote 1st, 2nd year UG students based on previous scores; 1,128 cases in Mumbai today
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Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: Madhya Pradesh govt to promote 1st, 2nd year UG students based on previous scores; 1,128 cases in Mumbai today

Coronavirus Outbreak LIVE Updates: Tamil Nadu reported 2,710 new COVID-19 cases and 37 deaths, taking the total number of cases to 62,087 and death toll to 794. Number of active cases stands at 27,178.

Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra 2020: Supreme Court to hear pleas to modify 18 June order staying annual yatra in view of coronavirus pandemic
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Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra 2020: Supreme Court to hear pleas to modify 18 June order staying annual yatra in view of coronavirus pandemic

The Supreme Court on Monday will hear four petitions seeking modification of its earlier order of 18 June, which had stayed the annual Rath Yatra in Puri and all other places in Odisha, due to the coronavirus pandemic

Centre moves Supreme Court, seeks nod for Jagannath Rath Yatra to be held this year without public participation
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Centre moves Supreme Court, seeks nod for Jagannath Rath Yatra to be held this year without public participation

The Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that Lord Jagannath's Rath Yatra in Puri can be allowed to be held this year without public participation in view of the coronavirus pandemic, saying the 'tradition of centuries may not be stopped'

Jagannath temple row: Odisha govt says demolition of dilapidated mutts to continue; seers claim conspiracy, Opposition cries foul
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Jagannath temple row: Odisha govt says demolition of dilapidated mutts to continue; seers claim conspiracy, Opposition cries foul

As part of the plan to make Puri a world heritage city, Naveen Patnaik announced a package of Rs 500 crore to undertake infrastructure and beautification programmes in the holy town

Lakhs of devotees attend Jagannath Rath Yatra in Puri; Naveen Patnaik attends festivities, Kovind, Modi extend greetings
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Lakhs of devotees attend Jagannath Rath Yatra in Puri; Naveen Patnaik attends festivities, Kovind, Modi extend greetings

Lakhs of devotees participated in the annual Rath Yatra festival of Lord Jagannath held on Thursday amidst tight security in the temple town of Puri.

Jagannath Rath Yatra: 'Chariot festival' begins in Ahmedabad amid tight security; Amit Shah performs aarti, offers prayers
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Jagannath Rath Yatra: 'Chariot festival' begins in Ahmedabad amid tight security; Amit Shah performs aarti, offers prayers

Besides the three chariots, the Lord Jagannath rath yatra procession comprised 19 decorated elephants, 100 trucks with tableaux and members of 30 singing troupes.

Jagannath Rath Yatra: Odisha's 10-day celebration begins today, here is all you need to know about 'chariot festival'
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Jagannath Rath Yatra: Odisha's 10-day celebration begins today, here is all you need to know about 'chariot festival'

Thursday marks the first day of the annual Jagannath Rath Yatra, which is a 10-day festival in Odisha, to mark the journey of the three deities — Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra — to the temple of their 'aunt', Devi Gundicha

Jagannath temple case: Amicus curiae to visit Puri on 22 Feb after Supreme Court tells him to assess ground reality
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Jagannath temple case: Amicus curiae to visit Puri on 22 Feb after Supreme Court tells him to assess ground reality

A bench headed by Justice AK Sikri told the Ranjit Kumar to visit the Jagannath temple after the counsel appearing for Odisha argued that the amicus should visit the shrine and see the situation.

Jagannath Temple: SC appoints senior advocate Ranjit Kumar as amicus curiae, to assist it with administrative reforms at Puri temple
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Jagannath Temple: SC appoints senior advocate Ranjit Kumar as amicus curiae, to assist it with administrative reforms at Puri temple

The Supreme Court appointed senior advocate and former solicitor general Ranjit Kumar as amicus curiae to assist it in a matter related to the administration of the Jagannath Temple in Puri.

SC restricts entry of armed police personnel in Puri's Jagannath temple after protests against queue system turned violent
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SC restricts entry of armed police personnel in Puri's Jagannath temple after protests against queue system turned violent

Nine policemen were injured in clashes at the Jagannath Puri temple on 3 October during protests against a queue system for devotees being introduced at the Odisha shrine.

Violence breaks out in Puri over queue system at Jagannath temple; 9 cops injured as mob barges into shrine
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Violence breaks out in Puri over queue system at Jagannath temple; 9 cops injured as mob barges into shrine

After the queue system was introduced in the temple on Monday on an experimental basis, Sri Jagannath Sena had given a call for Puri bandh to oppose the move.

SC-appointed amicus curiae Gopal Subramanium will visit Odisha's Puri on 20 Sept to discuss reforms in Jagannath Temple
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SC-appointed amicus curiae Gopal Subramanium will visit Odisha's Puri on 20 Sept to discuss reforms in Jagannath Temple

The Supreme Court-appointed amicus curiae Gopal Subramanium is scheduled to arrive at Puri on Thursday (20 September) to hold discussions with various stakeholders over reform measures in Jagannath Temple.

Justice AK Goel retires from Supreme Court; judge had authored contentious verdict on SC/ST Act
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Justice AK Goel retires from Supreme Court; judge had authored contentious verdict on SC/ST Act

Justice AK Goel hit the headlines with his 20 March judgment expressing concern over 'misuse' of the SC/ST Act, and holding that there would be no automatic arrest.

Supreme Court directs Centre to set up a committee to ensure devotees are not fleeced by priests at popular temples
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Supreme Court directs Centre to set up a committee to ensure devotees are not fleeced by priests at popular temples

Supreme Court has directed the Centre to set up a committee to study how the temples across the country are managed, particularly with respect to facilities for pilgrims and utilisation of donations and offerings.

Puri Gajapati blames Jagannath temple administration for missing keys, says Odisha govt responsible for security
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Puri Gajapati blames Jagannath temple administration for missing keys, says Odisha govt responsible for security

He said that the Odisha government took over the management of Srimandir after the implementation of the Sri Jagannath Temple Act in 1960,

Mystery of the missing keys triggers treasure hunt at Puri's Jagannath Temple
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Mystery of the missing keys triggers treasure hunt at Puri's Jagannath Temple

The Naveen Patnaik government in Odisha ordered a judicial inquiry after the keys were reported missing on 4 April.

Odisha seeks permit for 'No Flying Zone' in Puri during Jagannath Rath Yatra festival
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Odisha seeks permit for 'No Flying Zone' in Puri during Jagannath Rath Yatra festival

The Odisha police will seek permission from the Centre to declare Puri and its periphery as 'No Flying Zone' during the Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath