Sudarsan Pattnaik Created Five Faces Sand of A P J Abdul Kalam at Puri

Sudarsan Pattnaik Created Five Faces Sand of A P J Abdul Kalam at Puri

Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has created five faces sand sculpture of Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam at Puri beach to pay tribute to the former President on his 2nd death anniversary with messages “Tribute to common man, Missile Man, Bharat Ratna, People’s President, student’s icon”. Pattnaik has created five faces of Dr. Abdul […]

 

Odisha Celebrates Third Time ‘Rasagola Dibasa’On Niladri Bije

Odisha Celebrates Third Time ‘Rasagola Dibasa’On Niladri Bije

Odisha celebrates third ‘Rasagola Dibasa’ on 6th July 2017 (Thursday). It is a day dedicated to Rasagolas. Rasagola Dibasa was proposed to celebrate Rasagolas by sharing Odisha’s Rasagola story & glory. The world needs to be informed that Odisha is the birthplace of the Rasagola. Odisha’s rich & ancient culture & heritage & Niladri Bije […]

 

Mahari Dance & Tradition Of The Sri Mandira Is An History Of Utkal

Mahari Dance & Tradition Of The Sri Mandira Is An History Of Utkal

Mahari Dance & Tradition of the Sri Mandira is the beautiful Parijata flower of art an history of Utkal. It also makes living by its fragrance and the touch of nationl. It has been doing so far from the time immoral. It has made the art of Utkala glorious Mahari tradition is the same and […]

 

Tarakasi Work Odisha’s Artistic Heritage And Is A Rich Traditional Craft Work

Tarakasi Work Odisha’s Artistic Heritage And Is A Rich Traditional Craft Work

Cuttack, the Millennium city of Odisha, has added many feathers to its cap, the most important being the silver filigree work. Regionally known as “Tarakasi work”, silver filigree is Odisha’s artistic heritage and is a rich traditional craft work said to be over five hundred years old. The silver filigree craftsmen are mainly based in Cuttack and their products are […]

 

Raghurajpur, Which Is Famous For This Unique Art Pattachitra

Raghurajpur, Which Is Famous For This Unique Art Pattachitra

Raghurajpur : Raghurajpur is a heritage crafts village and haven of Pattachitra on Odisha state, 10 kms from Puri and 55 kms from the state capital Bhubaneshwar. In Odisha there are several centres of patta paintings, but it is Raghurajpur, which is famous for this unique art. In local language the patta painters are known as chitrakars and the lane […]

 

Pipli In Odisha Is Known For Its Handicrafts Applique Work

Pipli In Odisha Is Known For Its Handicrafts Applique Work

Pipli in Orissa: The famous town of Pipli in Orissa, halfway between Bhubaneswar and Puri, is known for its exquisite applique work. An enchanting form of fabric based patchwork, well known for its geometric motifs and stylized birds, animals and flowers cut out of brightly coloured cloth and sewn on contrasting backgrounds. The income of […]

 

Hand Woven Textiles Of Odisha With Unusual Patterns And Vibrant Colours

Hand Woven Textiles Of Odisha With Unusual Patterns And Vibrant Colours

The variety and distinctive hand woven textiles of Odisha (Orissa) in unusual patterns and vibrant colours have supported a thriving cottage industry employing thousands. Even in a country which has for millennia, been famous for the variety and beauty of its textiles, orissa has undoubtedly all the best choices to explore. Odisha (Orissa) is famous for […]

 

The Rock Art of Odisha Discovered Early From The Prehistoric Period

The Rock Art of Odisha Discovered Early From The Prehistoric Period

The Rock Art of Odisha dates back to as early as the prehistoric period. The earliest reported are the rock shelters of Vikramkhol in Jharsuguda district. The cells attracted men to live there, who decorated these rock shelters with paintings and engravings in various geometrical forms and figures of human and animals. Most of these sites […]

 

Palm Leaf Painting Also Known As Talapatrachitras An Ethnic Art

Palm Leaf Painting Also Known As Talapatrachitras An Ethnic Art

Palm leaf painting of Odisha is considered as one of the treasured decorations. It is also known as Talapatrachitras. This art originated when communication in the written form began. The ancient art of palm leaf writing still can be observed in some Oriyan household or in a temple or at an astrologer’s place. However, the […]

 

Jhooti, Chitta And Muruja Are Traditional Odia Culture For Decoration

Jhooti, Chitta And Muruja Are Traditional Odia Culture For Decoration

Women all over India practice their Traditional Odia Culture of decorating the house walls and floors by Jhoti, Chita and Muruja and various patterns. These folk arts are believed to bring glory to the festivals. And these are also believed as the harbinger of prosperity and happiness. Usually these art forms are practiced by rural women though few urban women do […]

 
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