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2nd Bhubaneswar Poetry Festival from 14th October

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: 2 days  festival to witness 100 speakers in 14 sessions 10 young Odia writers to receive PEN IN Young Author Award This October Bhubaneswar, the temple city, is going to witness the biggest literary extravaganza in eastern India. 2nd Bhubaneswar Poetry Festival (BPF 2017), a national festival of literature, art, culture, […]

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43rd Ekamra Walks: Visitors Discover Rituals Along The Heritage Sites

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Continuing their tradition of discovering Odia traditions while hopping monuments and the temples of Kalingan architecture with a distinct signature of regional style, 30 visitors of the 43rd Ekamra Walks, the only guided heritage tour of the city, discovered the rituals and practices of ”Habisialis” or people observing the auspicious […]


The Brilliance of Gunno Bai

By Charudutta Panigrahi: In a long time, I watched a wonderfully choreographed Odia play Gunno Bai last evening at Natya Parva organised by IPROCH at Delhi. It is not new that we have the protagonist coming to a big city from a small town and loses his way. But what is interesting is the way […]


Amara Muzik Crosses 1 Lakh Subscribers on Youtube

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Amara Muzik Odia channel crosses a milestone of 1,00,000 subscribers on YouTube, the popular video-sharing website. Amara Muzik, the popular Regional Music label embarked on its journey in the year 2015, of delivering quality entertainment content across the new age digital platforms. Since its inception, the organization rests on the […]


Ekamra Walks visitors witness Mahalaya rituals besides hoping monuments

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Besides learning the temple building architecture and Kalingan style of temple making, Ekamra Walks, the weekend guided heritage walk of the city has also becoming an interactive knowledge gathering interface on Odia traditions and culture. Today 50 participants of the heritage walk, thus, got to know about traditions behind Mahalaya, […]


Vivekananda Kendra Celebrates Universal Brotherhood Day

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: ‘India’s message of Inclusive approach can save the world’, says Author Tufail Ahmed on 125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda’s epic Chicago speech Celebrating Universal Brotherhood Day to commemorate 125 years of the epic speech delivered by Swami Vivekananda, on 11th September 1983 at Chicago in The World Parliament of Religions, […]


Conference to Transform Public Libraries From 3rd October

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: India Public Libraries Conference (IPLC) envisions vibrant, inclusive libraries to reach the unreached The Third edition of the India Public Libraries Conference organised by the Indian Public Library Movement (IPLM) and hosted by NASSCOM Foundation will run from 3-5 October at India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road. Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Union Minister of State for Tourism and […]


Photoframe by Poet Ratnamala Swain Released

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Well-known poet and author Ratnamala Swain’s third Odia poetry compilation Photoframe, published by Pen In Books, was released in the capital city on Sunday, 3rd September 2017 in Hotel Crown. A galaxy of eminent writers, poets, theatre personalities, intellectuals, and literature enthusiasts attended the book-release function. This evening event was […]


Soumen Dutta’s First Book ‘The Ananta’ Released

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: With a please surprise the Goddesses Durga has arrived in Delhi not even in Bengal, much before the auspicious occasion of Navaratra.  Well, we are talking about the Delhi based young artist Soumen Dutta’s first book The Ananta. The book has been released today at the Bikaner House by […]


Sukinda Chromite Mine of Tata Steel Bags Four Awards from DGMS

By Odisha Story Bureau, Sukinda: Sukinda Chromite Mine (SCM) of Tata Steel, located in Sukinda Block of Jajapur district of Odisha bagged four awards during Half Yearly Safety Week Celebrations  organised under the aegis of Director General of Mine safety (DGMS), Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India, Bhubaneswar region. SCM received the first […]