Nabakalebar – Discover The Hidden Story Of A Great Festival Of #Jagannath Episode 2– #Nabakalebar #Odisha
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The term Nabakalebara (Oriya: ନବ କଳେବର, Sanskrit: नवकलेवर) is an ancient ritual associated with most of the Jagannath Temples when the Idols of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra, Subhadra and Sudarshan are replaced by a new set of Idols.
Jirna Bera Parityaga
Jirna Bera Parityaga (Oriya: ଜୀର୍ଣ୍ଣବେର ପରିତ୍ୟାଗ, Sanskrit: जीर्ण बेर परित्याग) literally meaning leaving the old deity and consecration of new one.
Second verse of the second Chapter of Srimat Bhagavat Gita  mentions:
“…vāsāḿsi jīrṇāni yathā vihāya
navāni gṛhṇāti naro ‘parāṇi
tathā śarīrāṇi vihāya jīrṇāny
anyāni saḿyāti navāni dehī…”
Navakalebara – The Miracles of Lord Jagannath Episode 2