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Jagannath TempleJagannath Temple, Puri

Published: 02/05/2012

Puri is acclaimed for housing the legendary Jagannath temple also named White Pagoda. One of the premium examples of the Kalinga style of architecture, the colossal temple enshrines Krishna - Jagannath in the form of a wooden image prepared from a log of wood floating on the ocean. The elegantly carved temple brags of having the largest temple kitchen complexes in the world where 500 cooks prepare 56 diverse varieties of offerings or Mahaprasad for the deity. One of the most popular magnetism of the Jagannath Temple is its Rath Yatra that is organized each year.
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