ସେକାଳ ପଖାଳ: Made in potato stamp #MeetThePotatoes
Subhash Bose’s bed which carried him from taking birth and growing up at his birthplace museum, Odia bazar, Kataka, Odisha (at Netaji Birthplace Museum, Cuttack)
Alappuzha canal and the surrounding farming land that interesting lie below the level of water. For cultivation farmers pump the water out into the canal.
At times I feel this floor of Christ University is mesmerised by the theater arts and transforms to a stage throughout the day! (at Christ University)
Ambula, that triggers watering anyone’s mouth also triggered creation of two Wikipedia entries yesterday in Odia and English!
Dubare whitewater, Kodagu (Coorg):A Yamaha boat machine in action
ମୋ ଗାଡ଼ିଆରେ କୁନି ବୋଇତ!
ଆ.କା.ମା.ବଇ. ବୋଲି ଓଡ଼ିଆଣୀମାନେ ସୋଲର ବୋଇତମାନ ଭସାଇଦିଅନ୍ତି ଗାଡ଼ିଆ ପୋଖରୀରେ ଅତୀତ କଳିଙ୍ଗର ସାଧବ ମାନଙ୍କ ବିଦେଶ ବାହୁଡ଼ାଦିନର ସ୍ମୃତିଚାରଣ କରି…
Boita (kind of a ship used by sailors from Kalinga), carries the maritime heritage of Sadhaba-Kalingan traders. Every year women from Odisha celebrate the returning of Sadhabas to their own soil after trading and tiring sea-sailing early of Kartika Purnima morning.
ମାଣବସା ଗୁରୁବାରର ଶୁଭେଚ୍ଛା!
Māñabasā gurubāra is a traditional Odia festival to rejoice the golden harvest of paddy. Houses are decorated with ‘Jhoti chitā’ (painting made on floors esp. doorways with tiny footsteps and floral motif with rice flour paste). Odia delicacies like Mañdā pithā and Khiri are prepared.
Got a postcard from a retired colonel whose post retirement life is spent writing letters to people and collecting used postage stamp and postcards. Passion never retires. (at Center For Internet and Society)
"Horn K", This SMS language has affected the painters too!
Keeping the diversity aside there is one thing common across India - “Horn Ok Please” series of signboard messages. At times these expressive lettering could make you forget the atrocious English spelling. (at Roopena Agrahara)
- Making Wikipedia better
It wasn’t something that we set out to do when we started working on The Ballot, but one of the most satisfying unintentional...