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Monday, December 10, 2018

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...
Chairman, Indian Heritage Cities Network, Dr M Ramachandran addressing a press meet in Bhubaneswar on Thursday.

Intl Biennial Conference In City From Today, To Facilitate Heritage Dialogue Series On Local...

Bhubaneswar: The three-day-long fifth international biennial conference on "Role of Culture and Heritage in Urban Sustainability" to be held in the city from Friday would have three important discussions, i.e., heritage dialogue series, urban sustainability and climate change and...
Participants of Special Ekamra Walks In Old Town Circuit in Bhubaneswar on Saturday. Photograph: Odishabytes

Two Heritage Walks Mark Day II Of IHCN Conference

Bhubaneswar: The heritage scene seemed rejuvenated on Saturday with two heritage walks on two circuits being held on the second day of the 5th international biennial conference of Indian Heritage Cities Network (IHCN) and the Temple City. While the 9th Monks, Caves...
Konark Festival, International Sand Art Festival

Konark Festival, International Sand Art Festival From Dec 1

Bhubaneswar: The state tourism department is all set to organise the five-day twin mega events of Konark Festival and International Sand Art Festival from December 1. "The annual festival will be held in the open air auditorium with famous Sun Temple at the backdrop...
tribal art

Adivasi Mela Opens In Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The much-awaited annual tribal fair, popularly known as Adivasi Mela kicked off on Friday but at a different location in IDCO Exhibition Ground here on Friday. The event was earlier held at the Adivasi Ground, Unit-1. Inaugurating the fair being hosted by...
Ekamra Walks Group photo at Mukteswar Temple, Bhubaneswar

27 Foreigners From Australia, Europe & USA Attend 56th Ekamra Walks Old Town Circuit

Bhubaneswar: The 56th Ekamra Walks Old Town Circuit started with a very good footfall of more than 60 visitors participating including 27 foreigners. There were 16 individuals from Australia, two from France, one from Romania and eight Odissi dancers from California, USA. People from...
CM Naveen Patnaik chairing the cabinet meeting in Puri on Tuesday

Cabinet Push For Odia Promotion

Puri: The state cabinet meeting, held outside the state secretariat in Bhubaneswar for the first time, here on Tuesday approved several important proposals including formation of a heritage cabinet for development of Odia language and literature. The meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen...
Khandagiri-Udayagiri Mahotsav

Khandagiri-Udayagiri Mahotsav From January 25

Bhubaneswar: The Khandagiri-Udayagiri Mahotsav will be held at the Interpretation Centre, Khandagiri from January 25 to 28. “The four-day festival being organised jointly by Tourism, Culture Departments, Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation and Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) for the first time in Bhubaneswar is scheduled to be...
A billboard announcing the upcoming convention on Jagannath culture in Balasore.

Mega Convention To Promote Jagannath Culture In Balasore From Dec 25

Balasore: Aimed at promoting Jagannath culture, the 36th Biswa Jagannath Chetana Mahaadhibesan will be held here on December 25, the event organisers said on Wednesday. It will be the second time Balasore will play host to the convention. "We will organize this convention...

Ekamra Walks gaining popularity among foreign tourists

Bhubaneswar: Ten tourists from France and one from the USA took part in the 46th edition of Ekamra Walks here on Sunday. A strong contingent of 90 heritage lovers went around the Old City discovering old monuments and getting...
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