PURI, or Jagannath, a town and district of British India, in the Orissa division of Bengal.
The Baptists, drawn by the fame of the temple of Jagannath at Puri on the ' See T.
Their most important shrines are those of Srirangam near Trichinopoly, Mailkote in Mysore, Dvaraka (the city of Krishna) on the Kathiawar coast, and Jagannath in Orissa; all of them decorated with Vishnu's emblems, the tulasi plant and salagram stone.
How would you define Jagannath? Add your definition here.