Six-day Festival on the Glory of Bali Yatra in Bhubaneswar

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Bhubaneswar: A six-day festival named ‘The Pride and Glory of Bali-yatra’ showcasing the impact of Odishan tradition and culture on Indonesians, especially in the minds and hearts of people of Bali, started at a hotel, here, on Monday.

The inaugural day of the event, included unveiling of ‘The Pride And Glory Of Bali-yatra’ Pictorial Exhibition, release of Coffee-table Book, screening of Documentary Film and launch of ‘The Pride And Glory Of Bali-yatra’ Heritage Tours to Indonesia – with live performances by traditional Balinese dancers and Balinese buffet lunch, for which performing-artistes and master chefs from Bali were specially flown in from Indonesia, adding to all the colour and flavour to the presentation.

Besides, it organised Balinese Food Festival to showcase the ethnic dishes of Indonesia.

The event is being organised by a project ‘Resource Indica: Roots and Revelations’, Embassy of The Republic of Indonesia and Ministry of Tourism of Indonesia and will continue till November 3.