Plan your Trip to Puri During Rath Yatra-2018

Theenormous chariot festival of Odisha is the celebration of 8 days, is held at the famous Jaganath Temple at Puri. Thousands of devotees flock to Puri during the occasion as they believe that a glimpse of Lord Jagnath in his chariot gives salvation.  Continue reading Plan your Trip to Puri During Rath Yatra-2018

Important Dates of Rath Yatra-2018

The Rath Yatra festival is the only occasion when non-Hindu devotees, who aren’t allowed inside the temple, can get their glimpse of the deities. A mere glimpse of Lord Jagannath on the chariot, or even to touch the chariot, is considered to be very auspicious. Continue reading Important Dates of Rath Yatra-2018

Puri Rath Yatra: Reincarnation of Idols

The formation of new idols and destruction of the old idols symbolizes reincarnation.

Vedic chants are chanted continuously outside the area where the new idols are being carved from the neem wood. Once they’re completed, the new idols are carried inside the inner sanctum of the temple and placed facing the old idols. The supreme power (Brahma) is then transferred from the old to the new idols, in a ritual known as Brahma Paribartan which means changing the soul. This ritual is carried out in privacy. The priest performing the ritual is blindfolded, and his hands and feet are wrapped in thick layers of cloth, so that he can’t see or feel the transfer. Continue reading Puri Rath Yatra: Reincarnation of Idols

Rath Yatra: When God Comes for All Religion

Every year in June or  July, the sacred coastal town of Puri comes alive to celebrate the Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath, one of the biggest festivals during the monsoon season. According to the Indian solar calendar, it falls two days after the new moon day of the month of Asadh. In 2018 Rath Yatra is going to celebrate in 14th July and all preparations are already started to make this festival most amazing for all. Continue reading Rath Yatra: When God Comes for All Religion

Debasnana Purnima another Name of Holiest Bath

Puri is the headline in the month of July, 2018 for its biggest celebration of the year.  Devotees from every corner of the world are waiting for this festival. DebasnanaPurnima is the first important festival before starting the Rath Yatra or Car festival is Snana Yatra. Snanayatra means Bathing Festival, which was held on 28th June of 2018. Continue reading Debasnana Purnima another Name of Holiest Bath

Rath Yatra 2018 Date & It’s Importance

Every year on the auspicious day of Ashadh Sud 2, in early July, Rath Yatra festival is celebrated at Jagannath Puri in the state of Orissa. The Jagannath temple in Ahmedabad also organizes the Rath Yatra. This year the Jagannath Rath Yatra in Ahmedabad falls on July 14, 2018. Continue reading Rath Yatra 2018 Date & It’s Importance

Hotels at Goa for Kids and Family

Some Goa hotels are very much family friendly. That is, they have a pool, maybe an arcade, a playground, things for kids to enjoy. Others may not be as kid friendly, but all hotels at Goa have other guests who expect your kids to behave themselves during their stay. Continue reading Hotels at Goa for Kids and Family

Goan Village: Unique Among Hotels in Goa near Beach

The hotels in Goa near beach are a getaway from your daily grinding schedule. Thebeach hotels offer all that you desire. The food, the ambience, the recreational activities, and the serenity of the sea are satisfying. That’s the reason why honeymooners and families rate Goa amongst India’s best vacation locales. Continue reading Goan Village: Unique Among Hotels in Goa near Beach

Best Hotels in Puri for Travel Loving Families

Competition is robust within the Puri hotel industry, even more so because many families vacation nearer to home and a smaller number of travelers use lodging. All of that said, what pleases people when they stay in hotels and are there hotel supplies or amenities that insure a fantastic hotel stay? Continue reading Best Hotels in Puri for Travel Loving Families

Goa Beaches: Best Place to Stay Away From All Worries

If you are looking for a beach destination for a holiday with family or friends, then Goa will surely live up to your expectation. Its sprawling beaches lined with breezy pine trees have always had a mesmerizing effect on every tourist. A holiday in Goa will refresh and rejuvenate your soul and fill you with complete delight. Situated in the south-western part of India, Goa is one of the most favored beach destinations in the world. Goa beaches lure even the most pessimistic of all persons. The charming waves, the azure skyline and the haunting palm trees cast a bewitchment in the hearts of all the travelers. But if you thought that Goa is only about beaches, then you are entirely wrong. Goa has many layers to it. To an outsider, the charm of the beach may be the greatest. But once you step into this beautiful state, you will be amazed at its poetic culture, exuberant lifestyle and fantastic food. Life is fast and furious at Goa. You will love Goa’s nightlife, the sightseeing locales and the deluge of restaurants. Continue reading Goa Beaches: Best Place to Stay Away From All Worries