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Saraswati Puja 2015 in Odisha Date

Saraswati Puja 2015 in Odisha Date Saraswati Puja festival in Odisha (Orissa) state 2015 year celebrating today on 24 January (Saturday).  God bless you and all. [highlight bgcolor="green" txtcolor="white"]24th January 2015[/highlight] Click here to download Saraswati Puja 2015 in Odisha wallpaper. ...

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Gaja Lakshmi Puja in Odisha

Gaja Lakshmi Puja in Odisha Gaja Lakshmi, is a manifestation of Goddess Lakshmi – as Gaja Lakshmi she is the Goddess of Elephants – symbol of represents Power, Strength, Grace and Fertility. Gajalakshmi Puja starts from Ashwin Purnima or Kumar Purnima (Full Moon day in Ashwin month). Goddess Gajalakshmi is one of the Ashtalakshmi (eight aspects of Goddess Lakshmi). The others being – Adi Lakshmi, Dhana Laks ...

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Makar Sankranti in ODISHA

Makar Sankranti in ODISHA In Orissa people prepare 'makar chaula(uncooked newly harvested rice, banana, coconut, jaggery, sesame, Rasagola, Khai/Liaa and chhena puddings for naivedya to gods and goddesses.The withdrawing winter entails change in food habits & intake of nourishing and rich food. Therefore this festival also holds immense scientific significance.Devotees also worshiped the sun god at grea ...

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Mukteshwar Dance Festival From January 14 to 16

  Mukteshwar Dance Festival 2013   The world famous Mukteswar dance festival 2013 will be held on 14th to 16th January. The festivalwill behost inside Mukteswar Temple premises featuring performance by Sujata Mohapatra, Sangeeta Dash and Naba Kishore Mishra; duets by Lingaraj Pradhan-Sanjukta Dutta, Rashmi Raj-Biswabhusan Mohapatra and Debasish Patnaik-Niladri Bhusan Mohanty besides group presenta ...

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Orissa Sahitya Academi

Orissa Sahitya Academi (ଓଡ଼ିଶା ସାହିତ୍ୟ ଏକାଡେମି ପୁରସ୍କାର) Aims and objectives of Orissa Sahitya Academy To promote co-operation and cordiality among authors and litterateurs. To promote co-ordination among literary and cultural organisations of the state. To encourage exchange of ideas and thoughts among authors and littérateurs at the inter -state level. To compile, edit and publish Oriya manuscripts/ books ...

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