Patali Srikhetra is a famous place with significant historical importance for Subarnapur district and Odisha. This religious place is associated with Shaktism, Buddhism and Vaishnavism.

Patali-Srikhetra: Lord-Jagannath-idol-kept-hiding-for-144-years

It is located in the foot of Trikut Hill at Kotsamalai of the Birmaharajpur subdivision of Subarnapur district, Odisha, India. It widely believed that the idol of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra were kept hiding in the caves of the Trikut for a period of 144 years.

Patali-Srikhetra: Lord-Jagannath-idol-kept-hiding-for-144-years

 

Rath yatra also happen every year as the ritual of lord Jagannath in this place.

Rath yatra in Patali Srikhetra –

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