koraput literary festival

Odisha Youth Award 2019: Call For Nominations

ଏହି ଖବରଟି ଓଡ଼ିଆରେ ପଢ଼ିବା ପାଇଁ ଏଇଠି କ୍ଲିକ୍‌ କରନ୍ତୁ Bhubaneswar: Odia Media Private Limited, Odisha’s leading media and publishing house is inviting nominations for its inaugural Odisha Youth Award (OYA) ceremony, going to be held on September 22, 2019. The Odisha Youth Award ceremony is an annual event to recognize young achievers and to felicitate celebrated and successful young […]

Read More



Odisha Governor Shows Great Gesture

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s governor Prof. Ganeshi Lal made an example going beyond the protocol and touching feet of another guest on stage. The photos of Prof Ganeshi Lal touching feet of freedom fighter Gour Hari Das have gone viral in social media for last couple of days. The incident happened last month during an award ceremony at Rabindra […]


Odia Poet Jayadratha Suna Receives Yuva Puraskar 2018

Imphal (Manipur): Odia poet Jayadratha Suna receives Yuva Puraskar for the year 2018  in a special event organised by the Sahitya Akademi here today. A total number of 22 young authors from other recognised Indian languages also received the award in the event organised at at Tribal Research Institute Conference Hall in Imphal, manipur today. Celebrated English author Esther David joined […]


OEA2018: Gour Hari Dastaan Screened in Bhubaneswar

Governor Confers Odisha Excellence Award 2018 17 persons and 3 organisations received the Awards Freedom Fighter Gour Hari Das joined as esteemed guest Bhubaneswar, 18 October: Bollywood biopic “Gour Hari Dastaan”, directed by Anant Mahadevan and based on the life struggle of Odia freedon fighter Gour hari Das, was screened during Odisha Excellence Award 2018 […]


Governor Gives Away Odisha Excellence Award 2018

17 persons and 3 organisations received the Awards Freedom Fighter Gour Hari Das joined as esteemed guest Anant Mahadevan’s Film ‘Gour Hari Dastaan’ was screened Bhubaneswar, 16 October: The first ever Odisha Excellence Award was conferred upon 17 exceptional Odia personalities and 3 successful organizations from Odisha in a special event on 15th October. Odisha […]


Odisha Excellence Award Ceremony on Oct 15

Governor Prof. Ganeshi lal and Freedom Fighter Gour Hari Das to grace the evening 20 awards will be presented, Hindi biopic Gour hari Dastaan will be screened Bhubaneswar, 12 Oct: Odisha’s leading media organization and publication house ODIA MEDIA is going to organize first ever Odisha Excellence Award Ceremony on 15th October 2018, 6 pm […]


Kalinga Literary Festival in Koraput begins

Eight Koraput Literary Legends Felicitated Koraput, April 7, 2018: The two-day Kalinga Literary Festival (KLF) in Koraput kicks off here to celebrate the art, culture and literature of the Koraput valley. The festival was inaugurated by the Chief Guest, Honourable MP Shri Jhina Hikaka, distinguished guest and keynote speaker, Vice Chancellor of Central University of Odisha, Prof […]


Gopinath to Pratibha: Koraput Has a Great Literary Tradition

Valley hosts first ever Koraput Literary Festival Koraput:  Koraput has a great literary tradition. From Gopinath Mohanty to Pratibha Ray, many celebrated authors have lived here to experience the tribal life and later delivered great fictions. Gopinath Mohanty’s Paraja and and Amrutara Santana (Dynasty of Immortals) are based on the life of Koraput tribal and […]