Puri (Odisha), June 25 (ANI): Devotees from all across the country thronged the town of Puri in Odisha, for the world famous Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath, on Sunday. Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra will be taken in three giant wooden chariots pulled by devotees on the Bada Danda (Grand Road) to the Gundicha temple. Rath Yatra (chariot festival) is the celebration marking the annual journey of the three deities from the 12th century. The yatra is a nine-day-long celebration which will end with the Bahuda Yatra. Meanwhile, the security in the region has been tightened to tackle any untoward incident.