Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra Ratha Jatra Festival

                            ରଥଯାତ୍ରାକୁ ନିମନ୍ତ୍ରଣ

Organized by Jagannath Organization for Global Awareness (JOGA)


Hindu Temple, Adelphi, Maryland

10001 Riggs Rd, Adelphi, MD 20783

10:00 AM, Saturday

Date: July 9, 2016



Program contains Deity Puja, Bhajans, Ratha Puja and Chariot Pulling for one mile on Riggs Rd and Mahaprasad (lunch).


The tentative budget for the Ratha remodeling/decoration project and festival expenses is $10,000.00.  We invite you all to contribute to the project. You can choose any of the following sponsorship. The fund will be used for Ratha remodeling/decoration and festival expenses only.

1. Taladhvaja sponsorship (In the name of Lord Balabhadra's Ratha at Puri) -  $300.00
2. Darpadalan sponsorship (In the name of Devi Subhadra's Ratha at Puri)  -  $200.00
3. Nandighosa sponsorship (In the name of Lord Jagannath's Ratha at Puri) - $100.00
4. Prasad sponsorship   $150.00 (we are expecting 500+ people in the festival)
5. Flower sponsorship  $50.00


DIRECTIONS to the Hindu temple:  From Beltway (I-495), take New Hampshire Ave. North towards White Oak. At the 3rd traffic light, turn right on Powder Mill Road. At next traffic light, turn right on Riggs Road. The Hindu temple is the last building on the left before the Beltway.