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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Murals, Monasteries and Monks: Puri’s Legendary Mutts Stand Forlorn & Neglected

Puri: Larger-than-life murals of Lord Vishnu, Krishna and Rama with their consorts and allies, in the inner monastery of the Bada Odia Mutt welcome visitors who leave the place totally spellbound and mystified by the whole experience. The mutt in...

Unfolding The Rustic Charm Of Odisha’s Bapta Saree

Bhubaneswar: Among the various handloom sarees lined up in her grandmother’s cupboard, the one saree that caught the fancy of young designer Swikruti Pradhan was a ‘Bapta’ saree. This was about 10 years ago when she was a teenager....

Can’t Keep Calm! Odisha Sculptors’ Carvings To Adorn Swami Narayan Temple In New Jersey

Bhubaneswar: Hundreds of sculptors from Odisha are displaying finest of their skills at Swarupganj in Rajasthan, tweeted senior IAS officer Arabinda K Padhee, and we cannot but feel proud of all these amazing pieces of art! The sculptors are working under...

Exploring The Magical Wonder Of The City Of Temples

Bhubaneswar: It is not every day that you explore the city you are born in because you get so used to the sights and sounds that you actually start taking them for granted. But on a relatively pleasant morning,...

On Museum Day, Know The Ones You Can Visit In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: With murals, artifacts, fossils, sculptures, epigraphs and cultural souvenirs displayed all across the walls and rooms, museums have been one of the most fascinating places ever. To raise awareness on how important they are for the society, Museum Day...

World Heritage Day: Konark Sun Temple, The Magnificent Mystery

Bhubaneswar: Sun Temple in Odisha's Konark figures in the list of 36 world heritage sites in India, as designated by UNESCO. On International Day For Monuments and Sites, also called World Heritage Day, let's celebrate this unique piece of Odisha architecture...

Students Walk For Heritage Conservation In Odisha Capital

Bhubaneswar: To spread the message on preserving and promoting sites of historical and cultural importance in Odisha, students of different schools in the city participated in a heritage walk on Wednesday. The event organised by Odia Language, Literature and Culture Department...

Art Expo On ‘Tall Man’ Biju Patnaik To Travel Across India

Bhubaneswar: The art expo on former Chief Minister of Biju Patnaik, ‘The Tall Man’, which draws to a close here on Tuesday coinciding with the 21st death anniversary of the Odisha stalwart, will now travel across India. Convener of Biju Patnaik...

A Flight Back In Time As Pigeons Carry Missive On Heritage Conservation

Bhubaneswar: It was a sight to behold! The morning sky brightened up as 50 pigeons flew from OUAT Grounds here, carrying missive with message on heritage conservation and preservation, towards Cuttack on Saturday. This heritage flight of Carrier Pigeons of the Odisha...

Odisha Heralds New Year With Maha Bisuba Sankranti

Bhubaneswar: Happy New Year Odisha! As the Sun enters the sign of Aries, the state plunges into a festive mood celebrating Maha Bisuba Sankranti or Mesha Sankranti. It marks the end of spring and the beginning of summer. On this day,...
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Odisha Ranks 2nd In Ease Of Living Index

New Delhi: Odisha was adjudged the second best performing state under AMRUT (Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation) at the National Dissemination Workshop on...