u r i , f a m o u s f o r t h e t e m p l e o f L o r d J a g a n n a t h , i s o n e o f t h e f o u r ' D h a m s ' ( A b o d e ) o f t h e P Hindus along with Badrinath, Dwarka and Rameshwaram. The temple of Lord Jagannath here is a colossal one and is famous for its Rath Jatra (Car Festival). Besides, many other fairs and festivals are celebrated in Puri which attracts visitors all over the world to enjoy them with much exuberance. Puri Beach Festival is one among them.
Puri Beach Festival is held on a beautiful Sea Beach of Puri i.e. the citadel of all religious culture. This festival is a celebrated with all beauteous and splendid Oriya spirit. This year it is going to be celebrated from 23rd to 27th of November and it is all set to bedazzle the art lover across the world. This Beach Festival has gained enough popularity as tourists from all over the World gather here during the Festival. This is a perfect opportunity for the visitors to interact with people from varied race and creed to understand their culture. A large number of attractive and entertaining events by the great artists of different parts of the country are performed here for the visitors. Fashion shows, exhibitions, cultural programs and delicious cuisine form a part of this colourful festival.
This is the best platform to showcase talent for the local people and for magnanimous spectacles from the other parts of the Country. While on a visit to Orissa, the Beach Festival is the most enchanting experience of all. Right from cultural performances to beach fun, the whole holiday package offers a lot for every age group. The festival is not only popular among the domestic tourists but also