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Shifting Cultivation in Koraput District, Odisha

Odisha is proud of having her wealth in the form of tribal people because of its vast tribal population and their rich cultural heritage. The…

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How did Buddhism spread in Odisha during British Period?

 The Buddhist as well as Jain texts refer to Kalinga’s overland and maritime trade. The Chulla Kalinga Jataka11 mentions that Dantapur, the capital city of…

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From Kalinga to Odisha – A Sequence in Naming!

 Odisha was variously known as Kalinga, Utkal, Odra and Kosala with geographical variations owing to the change of political entity under different dynasties. With the…

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Impact of Odisha’s Maritime trade in India!

Import and Export Aricles:           The articles of export from Odisha during the British period were coconut, betel-nut, oilseeds, rice, forest products, handi-crafts, turmeric, dried…

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History of Ports – 18 Oldest Ports that Lives in Odisha!

At the advent of nineteenth century, with the coming of the Britishers there was a great change in the economic field of Odisha.  It is…

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