Puri Srimandir Reopens For Darshan Of Deities

Puri: The Lord Jagannath Temple in Puri has reopened after nine months with the kin of the sebayats (temple servitors) allowed to have darshan of the deities on Wednesday.

The devotees were allowed to enter the temple after checking ID proof and hand sanitisation.

While the families of the servitors will be allowed into the temple for the next three days, the residents of Puri town will be allowed to have the darshan from December 26.

A ward-wise list has already been prepared by the district administration for the denizens of the pilgrim town to enter the temple from December 26-31.

While darshan in Srimandir will begin from 7.30 am on December 26, only the residents of Wards No 2/3/6/9/11/12/15 have been allowed.

December 26:

From 7.30 to 11.30 am: Wards No 6 and 9
From 12 noon to 4.30 pm: Wards No 12 and 15
From 4.30 pm till Night Pahuda: Wards No 2, 3 and 11

December 27:

From 7.30 to 11.30 am: Ward No 13
From 12 noon to 4.00 pm: Ward No 16
From 4.30 pm till Night Pahuda: Wards No 4, 17 and 20

December 28:

From 7.30 to 11.30 am: Ward No 7
From 12 noon to 4.30 pm: Wards No 8 and 21
From 4.30 pm till Night Pahuda: Ward No 5

December 29:

From 7.30 to 11.30 am: Wards No 14 and 32
From 12 noon to 4.30 pm: Wards No 22 and 26
From 4.30 pm till Night Pahuda: Ward No 1

December 30:

From 7.30 to 11.30 am: Wards No 23 and 24
From 12 noon to 4.30 pm: Wards No 25 and 30
From 4.30 pm till Night Pahuda: Ward No 27

December 31:

From 7.30 to 11.30 am: Ward No 28
From 12 noon to 4.30 pm: Wards No 29 and 31

Lord Jagannath's Devotee

Lord Jagannath's Devotee