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Maths in Puri

There are a number of maths in Puri, which are quite popular among the visitors to the town. Each of the maths at Puri has an individual character and holds a lot of importance to the people of the Hindu community who have got a religious affinity. Some of the most important maths of Puri are the:

  • Suna Goswami Math
  • the Jagannath Ballav Math and
  • the Govardhana Math.
The Jagannath Ballav Math is one of the most popular Puri maths. It is a monastery. The monastery is meant to pay homage to the famous Ray Ramananda, who was one of the famous saints in the state in the 16th century.

There is a garden at the back of the monastery. There is a temple in this garden, which is often visited by the tourists who follow the Hindu religion. This temple stands in the central part of the garden.


Last Updated on : 23 June 2011