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Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra 2018 is on Saturday, 14 July 2018 (14/07/2018).
Rath Yatra History
Ratha Yatra is a huge Hindu festival and it is organized anually at famous Jagannatha temple in Puri. Festival of Ratha Yatra day is decided based on Hindu Lunar calendar and it is fixed on Dwitiya Tithi during Shukla Paksha of Ashada month. Currently it falls in month of June or July in Gregorian calendar.
Ratha Yatra or Ratha Jatra or Chariot Festival is a Hindu festival associated with Lord Jagannath held at Puri in the state of Odisha, India. It is the oldest Ratha Yatra taking place in India and the World, whose descriptions can be found in Brahma Purana, Padma Purana, and Skanda Purana and Kapila Samhita. These details are exclusively shared by Whenisfestival.