50 Best places to visit in Puri (2021) | Visit in and Around Puri
COVID-19 UPDATE: Mo Bus service and Private bus service started to and from Puri-Bhubaneswar. | Shree Jagannath Temple opened for all day (7AM-9PM), except Sunday and special days like Ganesh Puja, Biswakarman Puja, Bamana Janma, Dashera, Kumar Purnima etc for general people.
Rath Yatra 2021: Devotees banned during important festivals like Snana Purnima and Rath Yatra in Puri Jagannath Temple. The annual Rath Yatra of Lord Shree Jagannath in Puri will be held without devotees for this year.
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Entry to Jagannath Temple: Due to Covid-19 pandemic, entry to Shri Jagannath temple is closed by the state Govt. of Odisha till 25th July 2021. Also during this Lockdown period till July 01 other temples located in Puri are banned to visit and make puja and darshan for common public.
Anla Nabami 2021: – Amidst the fair and festivals of Sri Gopinath Dev temple Anla Navami and Bada Ekadashi are famous which fall on the Odia month of Kartika (October to November). Lakhs of Hindu devotees and pilgrims through out ever corner of the country and abroad come to visit the sacred most Darshan of the two idols each year. This is a religious festival Due to COVID-19, state govt had imposed 144 at Sakhigopal temple Puri (round of 200m) and restricted general access for devotees during the celebration of famous Anla Nabami for last year (2020).