Is there any story, that tells about who had built the Sri Jagannath temple at Puri?

Are these following facts true?

  1. Lord Vishnu himself came to Puri to build the Jagannath temple.

  2. After 10,000 years, Lord Brahma himself came there as a priest to inaugurate the Jagannath temple?

  • Welcome back! :)
    – YDS
    Commented Nov 15, 2018 at 11:31
  • Possible duplicate of Which scripture mentions Vishwakarma made the idols at Jagannatha?
    – YDS
    Commented Nov 15, 2018 at 11:33
  • One clarification...are u asking about temple or idols?... temple was built by King Indrdyuman... Idols by Lord Vishnu (as per few Puranas) or Vishwakarma (as per few other Puranas) as mentioned in the linked Q..
    – YDS
    Commented Nov 15, 2018 at 11:36
  • Thanks..., My question is about the temple. not idols. @YDS Commented Nov 15, 2018 at 12:48


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