Jharsuguda : Newly constructed BTM Jagannath Mandir Prathista Utsav wouls start from 26th April onwards, this was informed in a press conference held by the members of the Temple Committee on Sunday evening. As per the programme given 26th April would have Ankur Rupan , 27th will be Jal yatra , 28th will be Surya Pujan and 29th April will be Purna ahuti. All these days from 26th – 29th April. The puja will commence from morning 7 AM to 9 PM. For this function, the temple members had pleaded Gajapati Raja to come be a part of this utsav but due to some unavoidable work , he is unable to be present in this auspicious event.
However, Puri’s Shri Acharya Surjaya Narayan Das and Jhanja’s Pita Matha’s Shri Sachinanda Maharaj will come and deliver the Parwachan.
This temple took around 12 years to be constructed. Earlier, here in BTM Lord Jagannath was being worshiped in a small Quarter . The Temple Committee members Mohan Chandra Bhol, S.N. Paschayat, Bijay Ch. Das, Naresh Singh (President) , Satrughan Parida and Keshav Dhala were present in the Press Conference.