Open Mind (19 Articles)

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    Nabakalebara

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    Amrita Sabat’s Odia Poem

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    Nabakalebara 2015

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    The Jagannath Temple of Puri is a famous, sacred Hindu temple dedicated to Jagannath and located on the eastern coast of India, at Puri in the state of Odisha.

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    The Story of Jagannath Temple and Car Festival at Ranapur

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    There were six districts and twenty six Princely States in Orissa when it became a separate state on 1st April 1936.

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    Nabakalebara-Infuse in us inspiration

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    The soul is immortal but it resides in body which is mortal.

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    Lord Jagannath - An apostle of humanism

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    The Cult of Jagannatha is not a sectarian religion, but a cosmopolitan and eclectic philosophy.

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    Religious cults of India and Jagannath and India

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    There is no other deity in the Hindu pantheon except Jagannath who is treated as Buddha's incarnation.

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    Gods and Goddesses of Hindu Pantheon

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    The architecture of the temple follows the pattern of many Orissan temples of the classical period.

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    Nabakalebara through ages

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    Nabakalebara: An age old tradition associated with Jagannath Temple, Puri, Odisha.

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    1969 Nabakalebara

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    Actual rites and rituals in 1969 Nabakalebara.

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    Paranormal activities of the temple of Lord Jagannath at Puri

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    The mystic phenomena of the temple of Lord Jagannath, Puri.

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    A Rare image of Lakshmi-Narayana in Sri Jagannath temple, Puri

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    The temple of Jagannath, built in the 12th century A.D. is one of the finest achievements of Odia Culture.

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    Rebirth of a God

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    Nabakalebara ritual involves death and rebirth of the trinity - Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra.

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    Navakalebara

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    Navakalebara is the unique ceremony of ‘Birth’ and the ‘Death’ of the presiding wooden images of Shri Jagannath temple at Puri.

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    Navakalebara and Rath Yatra in the Purushottama Khetra

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    The Jagannath triad are usually worshiped in the sanctum of the temple at Puri, but once during the month of Asadha.

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    Nabakalebara Festival and Oriya Culture

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    Nabakalebara - New idols are carved and old ones are cremated with rituals mentioned in the century old Oriya scriptures.

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    Jagannath Nabakalebara Aitihya

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    Lord Jagannath originally manifested in Purusottama-Khetra “Nila Kandara” as a giant sapphire gem.

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    Lord Sri Jagannath

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    Indradyumna a king in Malwa & a great devotee to Vishnu, made Lord Jagannath a public deity.

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    Jagannatha’s Nabakalebara

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    As believed by the Sanatana dharma devotees that after dvapara yuga, Lord Jagannath in Kali yuga is the prime god.

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    Banajoga Prasanga in Nabakalebara

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    Idols at Puri and their rituals are quite enigmatic out of the 4 Dhams.