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Jagannath Temple, Ranchi

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Religious Site
Observe a panorama of the city and take some Ayurvedic medicine during festival times at Jagannath Temple, an important Hindu pilgrimage center perched atop a small hillock. Join a beeline of devotees, tribal and non-tribal, climbing the long stairway to reach the temple or take vehicle route for a breathtaking view. Built in 1691 in the same Kalinga architectural style as its namesake temple in Puri, Odisha but smaller, the temple features an elegant cream-colored tower with crimson lining. The original temple collapsed in 1990 and it was fully renovated in 1992 as a brick whitewashed building. Dedicated to Lord Jagganath, this structure is particularly venerated by members of Vaishnavism sect of Hinduism. Use our Ranchi trip itinerary builder to add Jagannath Temple and other attractions to your Ranchi vacation plans.
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  • it is one of the oldest temple of ranchi. the best time to visit here is durind Rath Yatra. during this time lots of fairs come.and u acn enjoy a lot  more »
  • Its a pretty big temple and very famous in ranchi . There was reasonable crowd when we reached here in evening. Worth going once.  more »
  • One of the 4 dham in India. Gone to before amid youth. Its an extraordinary ordeal to visit Master jagannath.  more »