Kandhara:The well and Mahima dharma of Bhimabhoi.

Advertisements On the way to Baudh from Rairakhol in Odisha state of India, a lesser known place of Kandhara.A small Mutt and the famous well there.From inside the well the famous lines of Bhimabhoi once uttered, now written on the walls of United Nations…… A Mahima sanyasi at the Mutt there narrates me the teachingsContinue reading “Kandhara:The well and Mahima dharma of Bhimabhoi.”

Rakhya Bandhan: Taliban needs to learn the respect for Sisters.

Advertisements Rakhya Bandhan is the Hindu festival of brothers and sisters, but spread across all religions,cast and class in India as well as South Asian.In the months of August(Srabana in Hindu calender, on the day of Rakhya Bandhan the sisters tie a red thread on the right wrist of her brother.The brother in return giftsContinue reading “Rakhya Bandhan: Taliban needs to learn the respect for Sisters.”

Rakhya Bandhan-An Indian festival.

Advertisements Rakhya bandhan, a festival of love, affection and a pledge for protection of the sisters.A Hindu festival, but observed accros the religion in India.Also celebrated in some parts of Asia.Falls in the month of August(Shravana in Hindu calender) the festival is known in different names like Rakhi and Silonu in different areas. Rakhya Bandhan,Continue reading “Rakhya Bandhan-An Indian festival.”

Jaugarh Fort:Major Rock edicts of Ashoka.

Advertisements Also known as the Kalinga fort, the Jaugarh Fort derives its name from Jau means Lac and Garh means Fort.Firstly documented by a team from Heldenberg University, the Jaugarh or Samapa in earlier days was once a fortified provincial capital of Kalinga soon after its conqure by Ashoka. The walls were made of lac,Continue reading “Jaugarh Fort:Major Rock edicts of Ashoka.”

Tibet Settlement in India- Jirang Monastry- Mini Tibet of Odisha-My travel story to Buddhist sites of Odisha

Advertisements About the Place: Thousands of miles away from Tibet, a place in Odisha popularly known by the Tibetians here as “Phuntsokling”- the land of plenty and happiness.Surrounded within 5 km radius, it has the settlement of Tibetians in 4 camps at Chandagiri, Labarsing, Mahendragarh and Tanklipadar.A n important Buddhist religion followers and Buddhist siteContinue reading “Tibet Settlement in India- Jirang Monastry- Mini Tibet of Odisha-My travel story to Buddhist sites of Odisha”

The Balgur dish and Childhood memories at Government school at my village.

Advertisements This morning after a long time, Dalia was on the breakfast menu. Dalia is a dish prepared from cracked paraboiled wheat. It is boiled with milk and little sugar. The aroma was something similar to the Balgur I had during my school days and it reminded me of those childhood times spent with oneContinue reading “The Balgur dish and Childhood memories at Government school at my village.”

Basudeb Foundation And Members of Odisha Union of Journalists (OUJ) at Deogarh- Extending medical aid.

Advertisements Journalist is known for its pen.Rightly said pen is mighter than sword.But oxygen concentrators, therometers and oxymeters in the hands of journalist, ready to help the needy at the remote villages, is something which is not only a great moral booster to the medicos but also an inspiration to everyone in the society toContinue reading “Basudeb Foundation And Members of Odisha Union of Journalists (OUJ) at Deogarh- Extending medical aid.”

Tapping the Youth power For Bird conservation-The Chadhei Club of Sambalpur

Advertisements Chadhei club, a group of birders envisioned the idea of conservation of bird species,under the leadership of Sri Surendramohan Pradhan.He was a school teacher and a great birder and photographer. In the early 2010,the Chadhei club was formed and members were not so active baring some.Some species were recorded and activity in conservation wereContinue reading “Tapping the Youth power For Bird conservation-The Chadhei Club of Sambalpur”

Chadhei Club – Birders of Sambalpur and the Birdman.

Advertisements Sambalpur and the adjoining area has always been a bird’s paradise. Thanks to the green environment with a plethora of flora and the huge waterbody of Hirakud reservoir. Although some industrial units have come up since the last couple of years with their complementary polluting outputs contributing to the destruction of birds’ habitats, thereContinue reading “Chadhei Club – Birders of Sambalpur and the Birdman.”

Parichaya Group-Giving a new identity to the mentally challenged.

Advertisements Sambalpur is a place of many organisations working for social cause. Just a phone call away in case of requirement of blood or for rescue of a destitude or arranging the last rites of an unclaimed deadbody. Utsarga, Limserian, Swaichha, Sambal and many more….give a call and some Dada or Kaka will reach forContinue reading “Parichaya Group-Giving a new identity to the mentally challenged.”