TOKYO: The NPO Odisha Community in Japan (OCJ) represents a group for odias currently living in Japan. The community is meant for friendship, relationship, cooperation, community services.
OCJ celebrated 2018 Rath Yatra at TOKYO on 15th July. This is the 11th consecutive year of our celebration in Japan. During the event a 3-meter tall chariot has been pilled by thousands of devotees on the main street.
OCJ tried to follow all the rituals as we celebrate in Puri Jagannath temple.
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The details of the festival are as follows.
Title: CELEBRATION OF RATHA YATRA 2018 at TOKYO, JAPAN
place: Tokyo, Japan
Mr. Raj Kumar Srivastava , Deputy Chief of Mission, Indian Embassy to Japan
Kawasaki City Vice Mayor Mr. Kato Junichi
Mr. Osamitsu Yamada, Chairman,KCCI
Mr. S. K. Rangwani, the Managing Director, ICIJ
Odisha Japan Community members (Bikash Mohanty, Gyana Mishra, Rimjhim, Pratima Behera, Biswajit Dash, Laxmikant, Santoshi, Swadhin Behera, Sudhir Mishra, Munindra Panda, Pallabi etc)
OCJ also got good wishes message from our beloved chief minister Mr. Naveen Pattanayak and honorable. Tourism Minister Mr. Ashok Panda.