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Elaborate arrangements at Sakhigopal for Radha Pada darshan

Sakhigopal, Oct 28: The Puri district administration has made elaborate arrangements for lakhs devotees expected to throng here for the famous 'Radha Pada' darshan at the Sakhigopal temple on the occasion of 'Anla Navami' tomorrow. As per tradition, 'Radha Pada' darshan is observed every year on 'Sukla Navami' in the holy month of Kartik.

This is the only day when people get a chance to look at Goddess Radha's feet which otherwise remains covered throughout the year. It is called the 'Odiyani' besha of Goddess Radha. It is believed that whoever witnesses the holy feet gets Moksha (salvation).

Utkal University postpones Plus III 4th semester exam

Bhubaneswar: In view of heavy rainfall across the state, the authorities of Utkal University (UU) today postponed the Plus III 4th semester examinatio...

List of trains controlled, cancelled, short terminated due to heavy rainfall in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: In view of heavy rain in coastal area, some of the trains were en-routed for water-logging at Khurda Road Railway station, Bhubaneswar Ra...

Heavy Rain Brings Odisha To Halt; Normal Life Hit In Twin City

Bhubaneswar: Incessant rainfall over the last 24 hours due to the low-pressure over the Bay of Bengal has thrown normal life out of gear in several pa...

Thunderstorm Alert For 19 Districts; Flood Situation Likely In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre Saturday issued heavy rain and thunderstorm alert for 19 districts in Odisha.The thunderstorm alert ha...