An interesting aspect of the Konarak temple complex is the collapse of the main temple. Some scholars even believe that the main temple was never completed. Percy Brown asserted that the temple … [Read more...] about Where’s Remaining Portion of Konark Temple?
Daruthenga, the village on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar, has been in news for their resistance to garbage dumping. However, very few people are aware of the glorious past of the village which is the … [Read more...] about Pindiki Bahubalendra – The Legendary Guerilla Paika Fighter of Khurda Gada
Vishwajeet Dash, an aspiring inde-filmmaker has created this drone montage on the recently concluded India Surf Festival 2016 at Ramchandi beach, Konark Marine Drive, Odisha. The India Surf … [Read more...] about Drone Montage of India Surf Festival 2016
A seventeen-year-old, caught up in the race to get into NITs and IITs, decided to give a half-century-old college in a far off place called Burla a go. Shielded from the hullabaloo of big city life, … [Read more...] about VSSUT, Burla – Glorious Since 1956
In a classic rags-to-riches story, Vikram Swain from Antarigam in Ganjam district of Odisha has come a long way (literally and metaphorically!) from being an in an orphanage working in a park and … [Read more...] about Ganjam to Bollywood: Inspiring Journey of Vikram
He has barely attended school, but five scholars have based their PhD research on this writer and poet from western Odisha who received the Padma Shri from the President recently. Haldhar Nag, the … [Read more...] about Haldhar Nag: A Poet par Excellence