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Odissi dance drama Ripu Parinama being staged at Konark Festival in Konark on Tuesday. Photograph: Odishabytes

Konark Fest: Poor Odissi Show Leaves Dance Lovers Disappointed

Konark: The five-day long prestigious Konark Festival came to an end on a disappointing note with Odissi performance by Bhubaneswar-based Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Odissi Research Centre here on Tuesday. The audience saw the mismatch in steps along with discordant vocals....
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...

Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Samman for Shyamamani Devi and Dhruva Biswal

Bhubaneswar: The prestigious Nalco Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Samman 2017 will be conferred on Shyamamani Devi and Guru Dhruva Charan Biswal for their contribution in the field of music and dance respectively. They will receive cash award of Rs 1,00,000...
Bimbabati Devi and her group from Manipur perform at Konark Festival at Konark

Choreography in Manipuri & Odissi Wow Konark Festival Audience

Konark: The connoisseurs of dance experienced an unforgettable taste of devotion and elegance on the fourth evening of Konark Festival in the open-air auditorium here on Monday with renowned artiste of Manipuri-style Bimbabati Devi and Daksha Mashruwala with their...
Dance drama in Odissi Ripu Parinama being staged at Konark Festival at Konark

Curtains Fall On Konark Dance Festival

Konark: The five day-long Konark Festival in the open-air auditorium with the majestic Sun Temple serving as the the backdrop come to a close here on Tuesday. The valedictory evening witnessed the touching Mohiniattam in its rejuvenated form. Renowned exponent...
Malaysia-based Odissi dancer Ramli Ibrahim and group perform at Konark Festival

Day 3: Odissi, Kuchipudi Steal The Show At Konark Festival

Konark: The third evening of Konark Festival, organized by the Odisha government’s department of tourism, witnessed the delineation of bravura piece of choreographies in Odissi and Kuchipudi. In the first phase the artistes of Sutra Foundation, Malayasia, led by Guru...

‘Absolute Nonsense’, Says Naveen About Being Grilled By CBI In Chit Fund Scam

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday rubbished the Odisha BJP's claim that he was quizzed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the  multi-crore chit fund scam in the state. This is "absolute nonsense", Naveen told...

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Depression On Flyover In Odisha Capital Causes Panic

Bhubaneswar: Panic gripped commuters as a portion of Palasuni flyover near Hi-Tech Chhak sank on Sunday evening. A team from Commissionerate of Police and Odisha...
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