Jagannath Rath Yatra

Scores of Hindu devotees wait to pull the three chariots in front of Lord Jagannath temple During the celebration of the “Rath yatra” (chariot journey of Jagannath) in the coastal city of Puri, some 65 kilometres from Bhubaneswar, on July 13, 2010. This year marks the 133rd annual Rath yatra, where wooden images or idols of Lord Jagannath, his brother Balabhadra and sister Subhadra, are mounted on ceremonial chariots and taken out in a procession, where hundreds of thousands participate. AFP PHOTO/STR