Rath Yatra Begins in Puri with Ceremonious Chariot Pulling

Visuals from Puri show devotees ceremoniously pulling the chariots of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra, and Goddess Subhadra as the two-day Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra begins today. (Source: President of India)

Sumit Kumar
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By A Staff Reporter

Puri, Odisha: The two-day Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra commenced today with the ceremonial pulling of the chariots of Lord Jagannath and his siblings, Balabhadra and Goddess Subhadra, by devoted followers.

The grand festival, marked by vibrant processions and deep-rooted traditions, draws thousands of devotees to Puri, highlighting the rich cultural and spiritual heritage of the region.