Rath Yatra 2021 will be praised on Monday, July 12. Rath Yatra is one of the greatest Hindu celebration and it’s coordinated each year at popular Jagannatha sanctuary in Puri, Odisha, India.
Rath Yatra is praised on Dwitiya Tithi during Shukla Paksha of Ashada month (June-July).
Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra Date and Time
Rath Yatra Date – Monday, July 12, 2021
Dwitiya Tithi Begins – 07:47 AM on July 11, 2021
Dwitiya Tithi Ends – 08:19 AM on July 12, 2021
Jagannath Ratha Yatra Rituals and Significance
Ruler Jagannatha is considered as a type of Lord Vishnu. Jagannatha in a real sense implies Lord of the Universe. The Jagannatha sanctuary in Puri is one of the four Hindu journey communities known as Char Dham.
Ruler Jagannatha is loved alongside his sibling Balabhadra and his sister Devi Subhadra.
Ruler Jagannatha Ratha Yatra starts with visit to Gundicha Mata Temple to respect the dedication of Queen Gundicha, spouse of the incredible King Indradyumna who constructed the Puri Jagannatha sanctuary.
The fourth day after Ratha Yatra is praised as Hera Panchami when Goddess Lakshmi, the associate of Lord Jagannatha, visits Gundicha sanctuary looking for Lord Jagannatha. Subsequent to resting eight days in Gundicha sanctuary Lord Jagannatha This day is known as Bahuda Yatra or Return Yatra.
Master Jagannatha gets back to his principle dwelling place not long before Devshayani Ekadashi when Lord Jagannatha rests for a very long time.