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Chariot festival

Chariot festival, India

The annual festival of Orissa state in India is Chariot festival, when Lord Jagannath, Balaram and Subhadra are coming out of their temple at Puri and goes to Aunti's home by three seperate wooden chariot, pulled by the devotees coming from whole of India and abroad, for seven days. After seven days of stay there they returned the same way and by same chariot, pulled by thousands of devotees, to the original temple.

Photo by drkr