Bhubaneswar: The three day ‘Mayurbhanj Utsav’ organised by the Mayurbhanj Cultural Association, Bhubaneswar shall kick start at Utkal Mandap, Odisha Sangeet Mahavidyalaya, Sachibalaya Marg, Bhubaneswar here from March 16, 2018.
The main purpose of the event is to promote and propagate the culture and heritage of Mayurbhanj district.
Further, the event also provides a platform to artistes from various places of the district to showcase their talents. The famous Chhau dance, Jhumuri dance and songs, folk dance would be presented by many tribal artistes during the event.
Besides, crafts fair with kiosks on stone utensils of Khiching and Tussar fabrics of Mayurbhanj and food kiosks serving the famous cuisines of Mayurbhanj, including Mudhi-Mansa would also be put up.
Among others, noted Odia cine stars Uttam Mohanty, was also present at the Press Meet.