Sri Jagganath Swamy


Jagannath ji ”lord of the universe” is a deity worshipped in India and Bangladesh as part of a triad along with his brother Balabhadra and sister, Devi Subhadra. Jagannath is the supreme God, Purushottama,  Para Brahman. To most Vaishnavas, Sri Jagannath ji is an abstract representation of Sri Krishna. The icon of Sri Jagannath ji is a carved and decorated wooden stump with large round eyes and asymmetric face, and the icon has a conspicuous absence of hands or legs.

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