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Foreign Artists Learn Pattachitra At Odisha’s Raghurajpur

Puri: Enchanted by the century-old tradition of Raghurajpur in Odisha’s Puri district, some foreigners are now staying at the village for over a month now to learn the exquisite art and craft. The trainers are the villagers, who are helping...

Watch: Earthen Pots & Terracotta Handis A Big Draw At Mruttika

Bhubaneswar: Big and small, oval and round, the 'mati handi' or earthen pots are a major attraction at the ongoing 'Mruttika', the terracotta fair at the Exhibition Ground in the Odisha capital. Popular artist Mukund Rana, whose work has also been...

Odisha Artist Creates Miniature Replica Of Statue Of Unity

Bhubaneswar: While Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the Statue of Unity on Wednesday as a tribute to freedom fighter Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his 143rd birth anniversary, a miniature artist from Odisha has created a 3.5 inches replica of...

Sculptor Suchismita Mohanty Talks About Art & Food Of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Among the many artists, who will be curating and participating in the upcoming Bhubaneswar Art Trail (BAT) event, is Suchismita Mohanty. She uses multiple mediums - painting, sculpture, photography, and installation – to showcase her creativity. Suchismita has completed...

Strokes Of Brilliance With Lord Jagannath As Muse

Bhubaneswar: In an attempt to bring together all the elements related to Lord Jagannath, with colours and curves, artists from different parts of the country have their work displayed at the ongoing exhibition on Jagannath culture at Suvadra Art...

City Denizens Savour Art & Craft Of Odisha During Museum Walk At Kala Bhoomi

Bhubaneswar: Walking through the courtyards with traditionally-painted walls, and galleries of Odisha Crafts Museum- Kala Bhoomi, city denizens celebrated the rich tradition of the state, known for its art and craft since time immemorial, on Saturday afternoon. Around 70 visitors turned...
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Artists Mesmerize Audience On Inaugural Day Of Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav

Bhubaneswar: The 14thDhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav kick started on the foothills of ancient Dhauli in Bhubaneswar on Friday. On the inaugural day, Guru Gangadhar Pradhan Smruti Samman 2018 was presented to SK Tamotia, Dean-cum- Director General & Vice Chairman of Bhavans’ Centre...

Art And The City

I am obsessed with Bhubaneswar, the city and with the soul of the city. Almost a city state. Born out of a piece of art, scenic topography dotted with architecture since the 3rd century BC, is today an emerging...
Aruna Mohanty receiving the award at Rabindra Mandap in Bhubaneswar on Sunday, Photograph: Odishabytes

Danseuse Aruna Mohanty Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Bhubaneswar: Eminent Odissi danseuse Aruna Mohanty received a lifetime achievement award for her contribution to Odissi dance at Rabindra Mandap here on Sunday. The award, instituted by Dr Dash Foundation, USA, was conferred on Mohanty during the first international conference...
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Naveen Opens Folk & Tribal Art Museum At Barkul

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated Purvasha folk and tribal art museum at Barkul near Chilika in Odisha through video conferencing from state secretariat here on Saturday. "The museum will play a significant role in promoting, protecting and projecting the cultural heritage of...
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Special Ward For Destitute Patients Opened At SCB

Cuttack: The authorities of the SCB Medical College and Hospital here on Saturday announced opening of the special wards for the destitute. As informed by...