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The Call of Jagannath

Dr. Srutimala Duara

People say you cannot go to Vaishno Devi just because you want to, you have to get a call. So is the trip to the Jagannath Temple of Puri. You have to have a call from the Lord that will suddenly take you to his door to have his darshan. I don’t know how much of truth there is in this belief, but if you have strong belief in this belief, then I guess it is true. I am not a very religious minded person so far as visiting temples are concerned, yet I had the opportunity to visit the much sought after temples in the list of “jagrata” - Vaisno Devi, Tirupati, Mahamaya among a few others and the holy places of Rameswaram, Haridwar and a lot of temples and m