July 13 – Rath Mahotsav (Bahuda Yatra)
Jagannath Society of California and Mandir present 8th Annual Rath Mahotsav (Bahuda Yatra) on July 13 at Mandir. Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Maa Subhadra will come on chariots to the streets to hug their devotees and proceed to Aunt Gundicha’s temple. It is said that whoever touches the chariot or has a glimpse of the Lords on the chariots on that day, they are free from all the sins.Kids will have their own chariot this year.Vibrant cultural show of music, dance and drama followed by free dinner.
Puja & Bhoga 11:30am – 1:30pm,
Bhajandhara 1:30pm – 2:30pm,
Chariot Pulling & Kirtan 4pm – 5:30pm,
Cultural 5:30pm – 6:30pm,
Nice Odisha Lunch & Dinner Prasad Served