Puri: Deba Snana Purnima ritual of Lord Jagannath, Devi Subhadra and Lord Balabhadra held today at the Jagannath temple Puri.
For the first time, the rituals were carried out with a minimum number of sebayat with obeying the physical distancing norms due to coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. No devotees and outsiders were allowed to enter the temple as per the government regulation. This ritual marks the beginning of the annual Rath Yatra in Puri.
For the devotees, the events and rituals were broadcast live through national and private television.