Niladri Bije Sri Jagannath
Watch Niladri Bije of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra, Devi Subhadra from Srikshetra Puri in Orissa TV, Prarthana TV and other channels from 7.30 pm IST. Today on 2nd July 2012 lords will return to the Ratna Singhasana. Live telecast in ETV Oriya and MBC TV starts at 9.30 pm. Live telecast in OTV and Prarthana from 7.30 pm.
At the end of Rath Yatra, Lord Jagannath, his elder brother Lord Balabhadra, sister Goddess Subhadra will enter Shree Mandir on Shukla Paksha Triyodashi of Ashadh Maas. This is known as ‘Niladri Bije’. While Lord Balabadhra and Subhadra are allowed to enter and take Ratna Singhasan, Lord Jagannath finds himself obstructed at Singa Dvar, JayaBijaya Dwar. Lord Jagannath manoeuvres himself into the Mandir, offers Garland, Sweet to Goddess Lakshmi and take Ratna Singasana.