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Jagannath temple

Introduction: Shri Jagannath Mandir, a beautiful white temple dedicated to Lord Jagannath situated near Hauz Khas. Entrance of the temple is named as Singhadwara because While entering into the temple premises you can see two very beautifully carved dwarpala lions. The temple is blessed with pictures that narrate the life of Lord Krishna. Temple has designed in a very unique architectural work which attracts tourists. The temple houses the other hindu deities as well such as Lord Ganesha, Balabhadra and Lord Shiva, Maa Lakshmi, Maa Tarini and Maa Vimala. The Jagannath temple in new delhi is a modern temple built by the Oriya community of Delhi dedicated to the Hindu God Jagannath. The temple located in Hauz Khas and is famous for its annual Rathyatra festival attended by thousands of devotees. The cleaning process is also done by the members of the temple for hygiene maintenance. After the snan, the costumes of all the deities are also changed along with their unique jewellery. Two more thing one should not to miss is the Anna-Bhog Prasad and sweets from Orrisa. Not only the architectural work but also beautifully painted walls of the temple depicting the life of Lord Krishna is the reason that temple is visited by tourists from all over the world.

History: This temple is almost the one and only temple dedicated to lord Jagannath in delhi. Temple was established by Sree Neelachala Seva Sangh in 1969 after getting land from the Delhi Development Authority. The first Lord’s Yatra began in 1979 then after the temple was built.

Open: Daily (4:30 AM – 1:00 AM, 4:30 PM – 9:00 PM)

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Address:  Block C7, Bhim Nagri, Green Park, Delhi-110016

Nearest metro station: Hauz khas

Celebrations: Rath yatra, Shivaratri, Janamashtmi

Contact no.: 011-26966978

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  1. Manish bisht

    nice pics

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