First Khandagiri-Udaygiri Mahotsav


Bhubaneswar: In a bid to promote tourism and allure visitors to the Jain rock-cut shelters with intricate engravings, the first Khandagiri-Udaygiri Mahotsav organised at the Tourist Interpretation Centre, Khandagiri in Bhubaneswar is attracting large visitors.

The special galleries with many old photos from archives and paintings by eminent artists is a major attraction at the four-day event that began on January 25.

In addition, the food court serving mouth-watering delicacies and the craft zone displaying local handloom have also turned out to be most visited place.

Cultural shows with dance troupes from various parts of the state are also enthralling the audience every evening during this four-day festival.