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Jagannathpur Temple, Ranchi

Features

Jagannathpur Temple was built by Thakur Ani Nath Shahdeo, King of Barkagarh during in the year 1691. The architecture of the temple is similar to the Jagannath temple of Puri. Located on the hill top, visitors can climb the stairs or take the vehicle route to reach the temple. The view of the Ranchi city from the top is breath-taking. The original temple was collapsed in 1990 but with the efforts of state government and devotees, the present temple is restored on 8th February 1992.

Timings

6.00 am to 7.30 pm

How to reach

Birsa Munda Airport is the nearest airport at Ranchi. Nearest railway station is Ranchi Railway station. Ranchi is well connected by road transport to other cities.

Distance

10 km from Ranchi city

Important Events & Festivals

Annual fair is held in the month Aashadha (June/July) similar to Rath Yatra of Puri.

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