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Some Facts About Jagannath Puri Temple

Here are the 10 facts of Puri Jagannath temple where science failed.

Jagannath Puri Temple Flag

1. Flag always flaps in opposite direction of air.

Jagannath Puri Temple Sudarshan Chakra

2. From any place in Puri you will always find the Sudarshan Chakra facing you.

Jagannath Puri Temple sea

3. Normally during day time, air comes from sea to land and during evening, the vice versa occurs. But in Puri it's totally opposite.

Jagannath Puri Temple No bird

4. No bird or planes fly above the Temple. 

5. The shadow of the main dome is invisible at any time of the day.

Jagannath Puri Temple Seven pots

6. Seven pots are kept on each other and cooked on firewood. In this process the contents in the top pot get cooked first then the bottom one.

Jagannath Puri Temple Cooked food

7. Cooked food inside the temple remains same for the entire year. it won't get wasted or never lag.


8. After entering from Singhadwara first step, U can't hear any sound produced by the ocean. But, when u cross the same step, u can hear it.

9. The present day structure of the temple is very different from the it's initial design. 

10. Nabakalebara, this special occasion can happen once in 8, 12 or 18 years.