Puri Rath Yatra concludes

July 12th, 2008 - 10:00 pm ICT by ANI  

Puri (Orissa), July 12 (ANI): The nine day long Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath has concluded with return of three chariots near the main temple in Puri on Saturday.

Hundreds of devotees have pulled the chariots of Lord Jagannath, Devi Subhadra and Shri Balabhadra amidst tight security.

No untoward incident has happened during chariot pulling in Bahuda yatra.

The three presiding deities returned to their original abode after the conclusion of nine days of ritualistic stay in Sri Gundicha temple.

Devotees from all over the country had gathered in Puri to witness the three deities rolling in their chariots in a grand procession. (ANI)

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