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September 9, 2017 0 Comment
gkcm-award

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: The five-day-long 23rd Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Award Festival 2017 concluded at the Rabindra Mandap here with presentation of the annual awards on Saturday evening. Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Award 2017 was presented to two eminent artistes –   Read More

August 30, 2017 0 Comment
Jyotsna-Jagannathan

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: Srjan has announced the names of the six winners of the Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Award 2017 that will be presented during the Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Award Festival next month. The annual festival scheduled to be held   Read More

February 11, 2017 0 Comment
world-tallest-sand-castle-by-sudarsan-pattnaik

Odisha Channel Bureau PURI: Odisha’s renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has created Guinness World record with world’s tallest sand castle which is 48 ft 8 inch (14.84 mt) high sand castle at Puri beach. Sudarsan broke the record of 45ft.   Read More

February 9, 2017 0 Comment
Dhauli-Kalinga

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: The valedictory evening of the 13th Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav was really a splendid one leaving the connoisseurs mesmerised here on Wednesday. The evening started with Manipuri dance by Bimabati Devi & Group from Kolkata. Their presentation was   Read More

February 8, 2017 0 Comment
Dhauli-Kalinga

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: The second evening of the 13th Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav showcased a beautiful blend of classical dance and music with martial dances at the foothill of Dhauli hills on the outskirts of the city on Tuesday. The audience   Read More

February 7, 2017 0 Comment
Dhauli-Kalinga

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: The 13th Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav got off to a colourful start at the foothills of ancient Dhauli Shanti Stupa here on Monday evening with an invocation of peace befitting to the occasion commemorating what King Ashoka had   Read More

September 10, 2016 0 Comment
kelucharan-award-festival2

Odisha Channel Bureau BHUBANESWAR: The five-day-long 22nd Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Award Festival concluded at the Rabindra Mandap auditorium here on Friday evening with presentation of the prestigious awards named after the legendary Odissi artiste.The Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Award 2016 for   Read More

August 11, 2016 0 Comment
Swayamsiddh-Samman

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: JSPL Foundation, the corporate social responsibility (CSR) arm of Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL), on Wednesday felicitated 33 artisans and craftsmen from Puri, who are engaged every year to construct Lords’ chariots for the Rath   Read More

July 17, 2016 0 Comment
Rasagola-Divas

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: As the Naveen Patnaik Government was getting ready to move appropriate authorities to stake the claim that Rasagola had its origins in Odisha, the people of the State celebrated the Rasagola Day with pride on Sunday.With   Read More

May 13, 2016 0 Comment
Gods-Own-People

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Tourism and Culture Minister Ashok Panda along with internationally acclaimed film Director Nila Madhab Panda and co-producer Akshay Parija have unveiled the film God’s Own People on Nabakalebara at the India Pavilion organised by FICCI in   Read More

April 22, 2016 0 Comment
Anant-Mahapatra

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: The city-based Utkal Rangamanch Trust is all set to organise a three-day Shakespeare Theatre Festival at Rabindra Mandap auditorium here from April 24.The festival aims to bring Shakespeare plays to one venue at a time. Starting   Read More

February 7, 2016 0 Comment
Kathak-at-Dhauli

Odisha Channel Bureau DHAULI: The 12th Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav jointly organised by Department of Tourism, Government of Odisha and Orissa Dance Akademy got off to a colourful start on Saturday evening with an invocation of peace befitting to the occasion commemorating   Read More

January 12, 2016 0 Comment
alekh-baba

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: The 10th National Film Festival on Art and Artists organised by the JD Centre of Art will begin in this temple city on January 15.The festival will be held at the IDCOL Auditorium from January 15   Read More

January 5, 2016 0 Comment
Art-in-Industry

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Tata Steel Odisha Utsav 2016 was inaugurated with Art-in-Industry, an art camp-cum-exhibition here today.The event was inaugurated by Odisha Industries Minister Debi Prasad Mishra in the presence of renowned artist Jatin Das and other dignitaries. The   Read More

December 2, 2015 0 Comment
odissi-konark-festival

Odisha Channel Bureau KONARK: Odisha’s flagship cultural event Konark Festival 2015 started on Tuesday evening in a traditional note to the appreciation of enthralled audience in the Open Air Auditorium here with the famous Sun Temple at the backdrop.The dancers   Read More

November 21, 2015 0 Comment
gunjan-pathy

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: In order to promote Odissi dance, aluminium major NALCO has decided to institute Kharavela Awards to felicitate an Odissi Guru and an Odissi dancer every year from 2016.This was announced by T.K. Chand, CMD of Navratna   Read More

November 14, 2015 0 Comment
konark-festival

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: All out efforts are being taken up by Odisha Tourism Department for smooth management of the annual Konark Festival and the International Sand Art Festival to attract more tourists. The Konark Festival and the International Sand   Read More

October 30, 2015 0 Comment
Ratnagiri-Buddha

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today wrote to Union Tourism Minster Mahesh Sharma requesting him to include the Buddhist circuit of Odisha in the list of Buddhist circuits announced by Ministry of Tourism under the Swadesh Darshan   Read More

October 25, 2015 0 Comment
Maa-Barabati

Idol of Maa Barabati Gosani being brought to Simhadwar in Puri for immersion after the puja.

October 19, 2015 0 Comment
maa-durga

Odisha Channel Bureau Bhubaneswar: With Navaratra in progress after observance of Mahalaya a few days ago, the annual Durga Puja celebrations marking the arrival of Goddess Durga got underway today. The worshipping of Maa Durga began at hundreds of pandals   Read More