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Nuakhai In Dubai
WATCH Nuakhai Bhetghat Celebrations In Dubai

Prabasi Odias settled in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) hosted a Nuakhai Bhetghat at the Indian Consulate in Dubai on September 11th. This is state to be the largest in-person gathering on the occasion of Nuakhai outside India. The audience was captivated by an extravagant display of Sambalpuri culture that featured Western Odisha's language, music and dance, and handlooms.

Western Odisha community celebrates Nuakhai in Dubai

It is pertinent to mention here that this is the largest in-person get-together on the occasion of Nuakhai, anywhere outside India. 

Nuakhai Juhar
Nuakhai Juhar – Western Odisha Dips In Devotion & Celebration

People in western Odisha celebrated the most important agrarian and social festival Nuakhai, which began on Thursday. This year, the festival is being celebrated with pomp and grandeur.

Nuakhai Vibes: Old Woman’s Rangabati Song Goes Viral

Nuakhai is around the corner and what better way to celebrate the festival than indulging in merrymaking like this elderly woman!This raw rendition of popular ‘Rangabati’ song of west Odisha has gone viral on social media.

KALIA Scheme
Odisha farmers to get Rs 2000 under KALIA scheme on Nuakhai

Odisha government had earlier this year announced that the eligible farmers will receive financial assistance of Rs 2,000 twice a year during the next three years on the occasions of Akshaya Tritiya and Nuakhai

Bank Holiday On Nuakhai
Nuakhai in Odisha: Banks to remain shut on September 1

The Odisha government on Monday announced that the banks will remain closed on September 1, 2022, on the occasion of Nuakhai.

Samaleswari Temple In Sambalpur
Nuakhai 2022 ‘Lagna’ finalised, to be held on Sept 1

Following traditional puja at the Brahmapura temple in Sambalpur city, priests finalised the lagna, a day after the Janmashtami yesterday. As per the tradition, the Nuakhai is celebrated on ‘Panchami tithi’ of the Odia month of Bhadraba.

A special Nuakhai wish
Nuakhai Festival: Young Scuba Diver & Her Father Send Wishes 40 feet Below Arabian Sea

On the eve of Nuakhai on September 10th, Tisya and her father Priyadarshee dived into the sea at the ‘Dibba Rock’ and from a depth of 40 feet they sent out their ‘Nuakhai’ wish to the people.

Nuakhai Juhar
Nuakhai Festival: Agrarian Fest Celebrated In Western Odisha

The principal agrarian festival of western Odisha Nuakhai is being celebrated today. Though the festival is celebrated with fervour every year, this year it has been a muted affair in view of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Celebrating Nuakhai
Nuakhai Festival In Western Odisha Is A Tribute To Nature

The traditional agrarian festival of Nuakhai is celebrated in Odisha with much splendor. People in the western part of the state celebrate and worship nature during the festival. Nuakhai is celebrating the oneness of nature and people.

Catch Crabs, Win Rs 5000 - Unique Competition In Odisha's Sambalpur
Catch Crabs, Win Rs 5000: Unique Competition In Odisha's Sambalpur Adds Spice To Nuakhai

Nuakhai festival gives a perfect opportunity to people in western Odisha to strengthen community bond and brotherhood like nowhere else.

Western Odisha gears up for 'Nuakhai' festival

Bolangir: Western Odisha is all set to celebrate the agrarian festival of the region ‘Nuakhai’, the ‘lagna’ of which has been fixed for September 14. As per tradition, people will offer Nabanna, the newly harvested paddy, to Goddesses Samaleswari Devi and later to their presiding deities on Nuakhai. Markets in several parts of Bolangir and […]

Opposition smells politics in BJD's Nuakhai festival plans

Bhubaneswar: With general elections approaching, political parties in Odisha have braced themselves to leave no stone unturned to woo voters. The case in point being ruling-BJD’s plans to celebrate Nuakhai- an agricultural festival of Western Odisha – in a grand manner. BJD has decided to celebrate ‘Nuakhai Juhar Bhetghat’ with great fervour from September 20 […]

Block Grant Teachers from Western Odisha celebrate Nuakhai on road
Block Grant Teachers from Western Odisha celebrate Nuakhai on road

Bhubaneswar: The agitating western Odisha teachers of block grant schools and colleges today celebrated Nuakhai on the road at Lower PMG in Bhubaneswar. With their high-level meeting with the State government officials ending inconclusive, the teachers were left with no choice but to observe the festival on the road. The strike of the block grant […]

Agrarian festival Nuakhai celebrated in Odisha, CM extends wishes
Agrarian festival Nuakhai celebrated in Odisha, CM extends wishes

Bhubaneswar: Nuakhai, the agrarian festival of Western Odisha was celebrated with pomp and grandeur on Saturday. As per rituals, the newly harvested crop also known as Nabanna was offered to goddess Samaleswari, the presiding deity of Sambalpur between 9:05 am and 9:15 am today. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik extended wishes to the people of […]

‘Nuakhai’ fervour grips Western Odisha
‘Nuakhai’ fervour grips Western Odisha

Sambalpur: Celebrated a day after ‘Ganesh Chaturthi’ every year, Western Odisha is all set to celebrate ‘Nuakhai’ tomorrow. As per the ‘Lagna’, ‘Nabanna’ or rice out of newly-harvested paddy crop will be offered to Goddess Samaleswari, the presiding deity of Sambalpur between 9.05 am and 9.15 am. On the occasion, Goddess Samaleswari will be draped […]

‘Lagna’ for ‘Nuakhai’ festival finalized
‘Lagna’ for ‘Nuakhai’ festival finalized

Sambalpur: Priests on Tuesday finalized the ‘Lagna’ (auspicious moment) of Nuakhai, the agrarian festival of Western Odisha, here on the Brahmapura temple premises. As per the ‘Lagna’, ‘Nabanna’ or rice out of newly-harvested paddy crop will be offered to Goddess Samaleswari, the presiding deity of the Sambalpur between 9.05 am and 9.15 am, on August […]

Gadajata area in Kalahandi dist celebrates Nuakhai

Bhawanipatna: The gadajata area in Kalahandi district is celebrating Nuakhai – the agrarian festival– with religious fervor and devotion on Sunday. According to source, the celebrations began after the ‘Nabanna’ or new rice out of newly harvested paddy crop was offered to Goddess Manikeswari at 8.45 am. After offering the ‘Nabanna’ to the deity, locals […]

Western Odisha gears up for Nuakhai

Sambalpur: Despite deficit rainfall this season, people across Western Odisha are gearing up to celebrate the festival Nuakhai scheduled to be held on Tuesday. During the agrarian annual festival, people worship their presiding deities and seek blessings for good rain, bumper crop and a favourable weather for farming. The festival marks the eating of newly […]

Cabinet okays Odisha start-up policy

Bhubaneswar: The State Cabinet today approved the new start-up policy of the Odisha government to promote entrepreneurship in the state through provision of incentives for start-up ventures. Briefing media persons after the meeting, chief secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi said the policy would chart a road map to place Odisha among the top three investment destinations […]