In the wake of Nabakalebara Rath Yatra, 2015, which is scheduled to be performed at Jagannathdham Puri in Odisha on July 18, Shri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) on Wednesday declared the entire schedules for rituals to be performed during the world famous Car Festival.
All the schedules were being finalised at the Shrimandir Temple Managing Committee meeting, presided by the Gajapati King Divyasingh Dev. SJTA chief administrator Suresh Chandra Mohapatra and the members of the Niti Sub Committee and Chhatisha Nijog were also present in the high level meeting.
The timing of the rituals for the Netrotsav of the Lords on July 17 is as follows:
Chaka Aparasa- 4 AM, Mangala Alati- 4.30 AM, Mailam- 5 AM, Abakasha- 6 AM, Dasa Avatara Thakura Bahuda Bije- 6.30 AM, Tati Phita- 7 AM-8 AM, Dhuadhoi, Chuna Lagi- 8.30 AM, Daitapati Sarvanga, Bandapana- 9.30 AM, Netrotsav Bandapana- 10 AM, Rosha Homa- 10.30 AM, Raja Niti- 11 AM, Yatrangi Mahasnana- 11.30 AM, Mailam Lagi- 11.45 AM, Ghanta Chhata Sarvanga- 12 AM, Surya Puja- 12.15 PM, Dwarapala Puja- 12.30 PM, Vesha Sesha- 12.45 PM, Gopala Ballav, Ghanta Chhata, Sakala Dhupa (Kotha Bhoga)- 1 PM to 2 PM, Bhoga Mandap Utha- 1.10 PM, Ratha Agyanmala Vije- 2.10 PM, Bhoga Mandap Sesha- 2.30 PM, Mailam, Yatrangi Mahasnana, Ghanta Chhata Sarvanga and Vesha Sesha- 3.30 PM, Madhyanna Dhupa- 4 PM, Dwadasha Yatra Bandapana- 5 PM, Dwitiya Bhoga Mandapa (if necessary)- 5.15 PM, Dakhini Ghara Bhoga- 5.45 PM, Mailam, Vesha Sesha- 5.45 PM-6.15 PM, Sandhya Alati- 6.30 PM, Sandhya Dhupa- 7 PM, Trutiya Bhoga Mandapa- 7.10 PM, Ankuraropana- 8 PM, Mailam- 8.45 PM, Chandan Lagi- 9.30 PM, Badasimhara Vesha- 10.30 PM, Pahuda Alati- 11 PM. Shrimukha Khandua- 11.15 PM, Bahuta Kanta- 11.30 PM and Senapata Lagi- 12 PM to 5 AM.
The timing of the rituals the Lords for Rath Yatra on July 18 is as follows:
Mangala Alati- 6 AM, Mailam- 6.10 AM, Tadapa Lagi- 6.30 AM, Rosha Homa- 6.30 AM, Abakasha- 7 AM, Surya Puja and Dwarapala Puja- 7.30 AM, Gopala Ballav and Sakala Dhupa (Khechudi Bhoga)- 8 AM-9 AM, Ratha Pratisha- 9.30 AM, Mangarpana- 9.45 AM, Pahandi- 10 AM, Pahandi Sesha- 1 PM, Madan Mohan Vije, 1 PM to 1.30 PM, Chita Lagi- 1.30 PM, Vesha Sesha- 1.45 PM, Chhera Panhara- 2 PM, Charamala Phita, Ghoda Sarathi Lagi- 2 PM-3 PM and Rathatana (pulling of the chariots)- 3.30 PM.