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Rath Yatra festival, one of the biggest Hindu festivals, Lord Jagannath, with his elder brother Balabhadra and sister Subhadra, goes on vacation, travelling on grand chariots, from his temple to his garden palace in the countryside. This belief of Hindus has given rise to the Rath Yatra. On that day of the Roth Yatra, a large procession was brought out from the Iskan temple. Thousands of devotees walked beside the chariots chanting religious sermons. As the festival is hold in rainy season Rain become a part of this festivals. The chant of "Harey Krishna, Harey Krishna, Harey Krishna Harey Harey" .
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