Heritage & Culture

Anubhav Patnaik Imports Skills to Khandapada

Bhubaneswar: To adapt new technology and to enhance skill of Khandapada artisans, local MLA Anubhav Patnaik visited Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh with Brass and Bell Metal craftsmen from Kantilo. A team of artisans from Kantilo headed by Patnaik reached Moradabad on 7th of August to learn the amazing and innovative craft works. The team visited metal workshops and […]

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On Friendship Day City Walks Become Special

Bhubaneswar, August 5: On the Friendship Day both the Ekamra Walks Old Town Circuit in the morning and Museum Walk in the evening saw friends from different walks of life and background. Especially during the afternoon Museum Walk many young friends visited Kala Bhoomi and enjoyed the art, craft and handloom wealth of Odisha. During […]



Heritage Cabinet: Nod to Odia University at Satyabadi

Bhubaneswar: As election is approaching state government has taken various decisions for the betterment of Language, Culture and Education in Odisha.  The setting up of the Odia University at Satyabadi, in Puri district of Odisha was approved on Friday by the first Heritage Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. The state will provide 25 acres to set up the univarsity, Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi said. Approval […]



Student, family from US, professional from Singapore join Ekamra Walks

Bhubaneswar, July 8, 2018: Pledging their love for heritage 25 walkers today participated in Ekamra Walks Old Town Circuit. A Ph.D. student from University of Michigan, USA joined both the walks. An NRI Odia family from Philadelphia, a senior advertising professional based in Singapore and a banker from Bilaspur were among the walkers, who joined […]


Australian students, blogger and conservation expert join 30th Monks, Caves and Kings walk

Bhubaneswar, June 30: The 30th edition of Monks, Caves and Kings at the twin hills of Udayagiri and Khandagiri today had students from Victoria University and Deakin University from Australia and self-taught artist and writer from Bangaluru and a heritage conservation expert, among others. The six students from Australia, currently doing their internship at city-based […]


Third Museum Walk Draws Art, Craft and Heritage Lovers

Bhubaneswar, June 24, 2018: The third Museum Walk today got another rousing response with 70 participants joining the trail to explore the crafts and handloom treasure of the State at Kala Bhoomi along the Pokhariput-Khandagiri Road along the proposed heritage corridor. Kids, however, were a major force behind today’s footfall and they have shown an […]


CM Felicitates Prateek for Preserving Odisha’s Culture

Bhubaneswar, June 18, 2018: Young culture enthusiast Prateek Pattanaik was felicitated by Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik today for his contribution in preserving Odihsa’s culture and folk traditions. Prateek Pattanaik said, Today CM’s office reached out to me. Honourable CM Naveev Patnaik felicitated me and promised to extend help for our work in cultural preservation. I am grateful […]