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Happy Odia New Year

Maha Bishubha sankranty is also known as mesha sankranty, The summer season also commences from this period. In 2011, the date of Maha Vishuba Sankranti is April 14. In Hindu Panchang followed in United States and Europe, Oriya New Year date is marked on April 14. People visit various temples and offer prayers and special […]

Oh, What A Way to Win The Cricket World Cup- 2011

India was hardly the favorite team when it won the cricket world cup in 1983. In contrast, India was the team tipped to win in 2011. In 1983, the individual brilliance of a couple of players like Kapil Dev and Mohinder Amarnath worked well for India. Still India won and won unexpectedly, perhaps, due to […]

Indian National

  National  Animal:-                              Tiger (Panthera tigris) National Anthem:-                             Jan Gan Man by Maharshi Rabindranath Tagore National Aquatic Animal:-             River Dolphin National Bird:                                      The Indian Peacock (Pavo christatus) National Calendar:                            Based on the Saka Era, Chaitra as the opening month with 365-day                                                                        year adopted from 22.03.57  along with the Gregorian Calendar        National Days:                                     Independence Day(15th […]

Three firsts at PURI

Image via Wikipedia My first experience with South Indian breakfast at the city of Puri dates back to the days of my high-school days when I stepped into one such restaurant making its debut at Grand Road on the first floor close to the Annapurna Theatre, the oldest of its kind of Orissa, perhaps.This novel […]

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