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Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya

King Indradyumna enquires about Lord Jagannatha:

Jagannath temple, Puri, Puri district, Odisha
  1. King Indradyumna enquires about Lord Jagannatha (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 7)
  2. News of Sri Purushottama (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 7)
  3. Resolve of king Indradyumna (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 7)
  4. Sending Vidyapati to locate Sri Purushottama (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 7)


Journey of Vidyapati:

Jagannath temple, Puri, Puri district, Odisha
  1. Reaching Mahanadi (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 7)
  2. Crossing Ekamraka forest (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 7)
  3. Reaching Nila mountain and Sabara Dipika (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 7)
  4. Vishwavasu showing Nilamadhava to Vidyapati (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 8)


Nilamadhava hides Himself:

Jagannath temple, Puri, Puri district, Odisha
  1. Nilamadhava hides Himself (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 9)


Journey of King Indradyumna:

Jagannath temple, Puri, Puri district, Odisha
  1. Reaching shrine of Devi Carcica (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 11)
  2. Reaching shrine of Sri Kotilingeshwara (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 12)
  3. Reaching shrine of Sri Kapotesa (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 13)
  4. Reaching shrine of Sri Bilvesa (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 13)
  5. Reaching Sri Purushottama (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 14)
  6. Darshan of Lord Nrisimha on Nila mountain (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 15)


King Indradyumna building shrine of Lord Nrisimha:

Jagannath temple, Puri, Puri district, Odisha
  1. King Indradyumna building shrine of Lord Nrisimha (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 16)


King Indradyumna performing thousand horse sacrifices:

Jagannath temple, Puri, Puri district, Odisha
  1. King Indradyumna performing thousand horse sacrifices (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 16)
  2. Emerging of a celestial tree (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 17)
  3. Forming of Indradyumna lake (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 20)


Jagannath temple construction and inauguration:

Jagannath temple, Puri, Puri district, Odisha
  1. Carving of the idol of Purushottama (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 19)
  2. King Indradyumna building shrine for Lord Jagannatha (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 21)
  3. King Indradyumna going to Brahma Loka (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 22 - 23)
  4. King Indradyumna making arrangements for installation (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 24 - 26)
  5. Lord Brahma installing the deities (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 27)
  6. Lord assuming the form of Narasimha (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 27 - 28)
  7. Granting of boon to Indradyumna (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 29)
  8. Lord telling about festivals (Skanda Purana - Purushottama Kshetra Mahatmya 29)



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