Kaliyadalana Besha :
On the 11th day of dark Bhadraba(Aug-Sept) the Kaliyadalan Vesha is celebrated in Srimandir. In Krishnalila it is narrated that in Dwapar yuga Lord Srikishna had defeated the notorious cobra named “Kaliya” who was living in the water of Yamuna river and saved the villagers of Gopa. Lord JAGANNATH is dressed like Lord Krishna. This vesha is known as Kaliyadalan vesha.
Read about Lord Jagannath’s Chandan Lagi Besha.