After completion of anabasara rituals of Lord Balabhadra, Lord Jagannath and Devi Subhadra at Srimandir, devotees throng shrine in large to witness Nabajaubana besha of the Holy Trinity.
Chariots of Lord Balabhadra, Lord Jagannath, and Devi Subhadra taking shape at the Bada Danda in Puri.
Lord Jagannath along with his elder brother Lord Balabhadra & sister Devi Subhadra adorned Hati Besha.
Lord Lagannath and his sibling’s holy bath ceremony
The newly-constructed Parliament building will be dedicated to the nation on Sunday, May 28 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Lok Sabha Speaker, Om Birla. The inauguration date of the new Parliament building, which symbolizes the spirit of self-reliant India, coincides with the birth anniversary of VD Savarkar. Ahead of the inauguration, let’s take a look at the iconic building.
The mortal remains of martyred Odia Army jawan, Debashish Biswal reached Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA), Bhubaneswar on Saturday morning. A guard of honour was given to him at the airport upon arrival. Later, his body was taken to his native village at Satybadi in Puri
Marking a successful nesting and hatching cycle, thousands of baby Olive Ridley turtles started to emerge from the sandy pits and crawled to the sea near the mouth of Rushikulya River in Ganjam district in Odisha.
Bhubaneswar comes from Tribhubaneswar, which means the Lord (Eeswar) of the Three Worlds (Tribhuvan), referring to Lord Shiva. India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru laid the foundation stone of Bhubaneswar on April 13, 1948 and it replaced Cuttack as the capital of the State in 1948, a year after India’s Independence.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the new integrated terminal building of the Chennai airport on Saturday.
As a part of Utkal Dibasa celebrations, several government buildings across the capital city were decked up beautifully with colourful lights.
The 'Dola Melana' of Harirajpur in Khordha is quite famous for its unique celebration. The annual festivities start five to ten days after Holi and continues for a month.
Members of BJP Yuva Morcha on Tuesday launched Vidhan Sabha gherao abhiyan in Bhubaneswar as a mark of protest over Naba Das murder case and alleged deteriorating law and order situation in the State. A scuffle broke out between the agitating BJP workers and police when the saffron party workers attempted to march towards Odisha Assmebly. Police resorted to lathi charge to disperse protestors.
Several classical dances, martial art forms, and folk performances on the foothills of Dhauli were the centre of attraction at the 19th edition of Dhauli-Kalinga Mahotsav-2023 in Bhubaneswar this week. The programme was hosted jointly by the State Culture and Tourism Department and Odisha Dance Academy. Launched in 2003 as two separate festivals, they were merged in 2013 to be conducted as an event to celebrate peace and harmony through music and dance.
India showcased its cultural diversity as the nation celebrated its 74th Republic Day today at the revamped Kartavya Path in the National Capital. Tableaux from 17 states and Union Territories, ministries and departments took part in the annual parade showcasing India's rich cultural heritage.
India celebrated its 74th Republic Day with great fervour. The annual parade, which took place at Kartavya Path, New Delhi showcased India's diversity and plurality. The occasion was graced by President Droupadi Murmu, PM Narendra Modi, and other top dignitaries. Here are some most stunning pics from the parade that perfectly sums up the spirit of Republic Day.
Ahead of the Republic Day, full dress rehearsals were organised in New Delhi and Bhubaneswar on Monday. While in New Delhi, the rehearsal was held from Vijay Chowk and passed via Kartavya Path, in Bhubaneswar the rehearsal took place on Mahatma Gandhi Marg in the city.