Lakshmi Temple Puri – 26/50 Best places to visit in Puri (2021) | Visit in and Around Puri
Lakshmi Temple Puri – This Small and beautiful temple is dedicated to Goddess Maa Lakshmi. Goddess Lakshmi is worshiped as god of wealth also considered as the deity of wealth, happiness and prosperity. This temple is situated inside the Lord Jagannath temple complex.
All devotee who visits Jagannath Temple also visit this temple. They pray and offer puja to Maa Laxmi wishing their wealth, health and prosperity.
The marriage of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati happened on the sixth day of the fortnight of Jyeshta It is believed that when the marriage of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati took place, Goddess Lakshmi invites them to this shrine.
Lakshmi Temple itself plays a very important role during Rath Yatra and the rituals of the Gundicha temple during Hera Panchami. Hera Panchami is celebrated on the 5th day of famous Ratha Yatra of Sri Jagannath.
Married women are blessed with bangles and Sindoor here. According to the tradition after darshan of the goddess you can sit there for some time and meditate as it feel good. You can feel the cold air blowing here round the year. According to myth blowing cold air never stops here in any condition.
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