Jagannath Temple Bokaro Jharkhand

Jagannath Temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, located in the Bokaro Steel City. It is one of the popular tourist attractions, which looks precisely like the Jagannath Temple in Puri, Orrisa. Bokaro Steel Plant Management has renovated the temple recentlyIt is a temple cum park, where people come for walk, exercising, yoga etc.At the back side of temple, there is a ghat river where ‘chatth pooja’ also takes place. There are lots and lots of fishes in this river.

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This very temple is dedicated to Lord Jagannath. ‘Rath Yatra is celebrated in a grand way here, which is celebrated once a year.It is a popular place where devotees come to revere Lord Jagannath. The temple has beautiful architecture and a serene ambience. Aartthis are performed regularly during the evening. This temple is mostly a part of the Rath Yatra. The environment is very silent and looks very good. There is lot of greenery here, giving a nice view to the temple.

Construction of the temple - This very temple has been recently constructed by the Bokaro Steel Plant Management and has become a prominent place. Local people and tourists come here for praying and visiting as a park.

Jagannath Temple Bokaro Jharkhand

How To Reach Bokaro-

  1. Airport- Bokaro Airport is used only by chartered aircraft of SAIL for visiting dignitaries. The closest commercial airport is at Ranchi, named Birsa Munda Airport, at a distance of 120 km.
  2. Railway - Bokaro Steel City Railway Station lies at the edge of Jharia Coalfield and serves the residents of Bokaro Steel City and the surrounding mining-industrial area. It is an A category station, boasting of several amenities including AC/Non-AC retiring rooms, waiting halls, cloak rooms, water coolers, food court, charging points, foot over bridge, computerised ticket reservation counters, canteens, book-stall, etc. Many trains cross the station leading to direct connectivity to Delhi, Kolkata and neighboring states.
  3. Road- Bokaro Steel City is well connected through roadways and it has one government bus stand which is located at Naya More, near Co-operative colony which newly constructed by SAIL at Sector-12A where several buses travel via Bokaro connecting to major cities through National Highway-18 and National Highway NH 23. Bokaro Steel City has local transportation facilities such as autos, taxis, cabs and newly introduced electric rickshaw facilities which are available 24/7 hrs. at very affordable price.

Significance- Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-

Fame and Freedom from diseases

Wealth and Courage

Relief from adverse effects from bad planetary aspects

Relief from bondage.

Shlokas

Achutham Keyshavam Rama Narayanam Krishna Damodaram Vasudevam Harim Shridharam Madhavam Gopika Vallabham Janaki Nayakam Ramachandram Bhajey

Meaning -Oh Lord who cannot be perished, who also has names like Keshava, Rama, Damodara, Narayana, Sridhara, Madhava, Krishna, Ramachandra the beloved of Janaki, let me say your name regularly.

Vasudeva Sutham Devam Kamsa Chanoora Mardhanam Devaki Paramanandham Krishnam Vande Jagathgurum

Meaning -I bow to you O Krishna, the ultimate guru, Devaki and Vasudeva's son, and the destroyer of Kamsa and Chanur.

Adharam Madhuram Vadanam Madhuram Nayanam Madhuram Hasitam Madhuram Hridayam Madhuram Gamanam Madhuram Mathuraa Dhipate Rakhilam Madhuram

Meaning -Meaning - Sweet are Your lips, sweet is Your face, sweet are Your eyes, sweet is Your smile, sweet is Your heart, sweet is Your gait, O Lord of Mathura, everything about You is sweet.

Alokya Mathur Mukha Madarena Sthanyam Pibantham Saraseeruhaksham Sachinmayam Devam Anantha Roopam Balam Mukundam Manasa Smarami

Meaning -I think of this Balamukundan as the one who looks lovingly at his mother's face while taking milk from her, who has eyes similar to the red lotus, who is the embodiment of truth and intelligence and other forms.

Best time to go there -The temple looks best in winters, specially in the morning hours. You can sit in sun and relax.If ever visited to Bokaro steel city must visit this holy place. You will feel full of energy and will love this place.

Timings- The temple is open from 6AM to 9PM.

Address: Sector 4, Bokaro Steel City, Jharkhand 827004, India

Contact No: 070657 12671

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