Religious in Puri

Rath Yatra

Immense chariots containing Lord Jagannath, brother Balbhadra and sister Subhadra are hauled from Jagannath Mandir to Gundicha Mandir, beside Puri’s main bus stand.
Dance in Konark

Konark Festival

Steeped in traditional music and dance, the Konark Festival takes place in an open-air auditorium with the gorgeous Sun Temple as a backdrop.
Religious in Puri

Makar Mela

This Puri festival celebrates the sun entering the orbit of Capricorn. Surya, the sun god, is the attention of worship.
Cultural in Puri

Puri Beach Festival

Song, dance, food and cultural activities, including sand artists, on the beach.