Sambalpur
Sambalpur ( pronunciation ; also pronounced Samalpur) in the eastern state of Odisha in India, is the second largest city by population in Western Odisha after Rourkela and is the district h...
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History of Sambalpur

Sambalpur (सम्बलपुर), (ସମ୍ବଲପୁର). It is currently the headquarters of Sambalpur district and the commercial capital of Western Odisha. It is one of the ancient districts of India.Sambalpur derive...
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Timeline of Sambalpur
The History of Sambalpur in the Indian state of Orissa can be traced back to 100 AD. It was mentioned in the book of Ptolemy (Claudius Ptolemaeus) as Sambalaka on the left bank of river "Manada", now ...
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Geography of Sambalpur
Sambalpur district lies between 20° 40’ N and 22° 11’ N latitude, 82° 39’ E and 85° 15’ E longitude with a total area of 6,702 km. The district is surrounded by Deogarh district in the east, Barg...
Sambalpuri Culture
Sambalpur in western Orissa, India, has a distinct culture and identity in terms of language, dance, songs and clothing.Sambalpur Lok MahotsavA cultural manifestation of the hidden age-old traditional...
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Sitalsasthi Carnival
The marriage of Shiva and Parvati is celebrated as Sitalsasthi.It was started 400 odd years ago.This Hindu festival is in the form of a carnival.Where people and artists from different walks of life p...
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Education in Sambalpur
Sambalpur is a city in Sambalpur district in the Indian state of Odisha. It lies at a distance of 321 km from the state capital Bhubaneswar. In the year 1876, Sambalpur was established as a munic...
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Hirakud Dam
Hirakud Dam (Oriya: ହୀରାକୁଦ ବନ୍ଧ) is built across the Mahanadi River, about 15 km from Sambalpur in the state of Odisha in India.Behind the dam extends a lake, Hirakud Reservoir, 55 km l...
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The Leaning Temple of Huma
The Leaning Temple of Huma in India is the only leaning temple in the world. It is located in Huma, a village situated on the bank of the Mahanadi, 23 km south of Sambalpur in the Indian state o...
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Samaleswari Temple
Samaleswari Temple is a Hindu temple in Sambalpur, Western Orissa, India dedicated to the goddess known as 'Maa', also known among the natives as samalei maa, meaning Mother Samaleswari. Shree Shree ...
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Kosal state movement
People of the “Kosal region” of India are demanding a politically separate Kosal state or Paschimanchal from Orissa. Political parties, intelligentsia and various social organisations have banded toge...
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Aparajita Mohanty
Aparajita Mohanty (Oriya: ଅପରାଜିତା ମହାନ୍ତି) is an Oriya movie actress based in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. She is the wife of Oriya actor Uttam Mohanty and mother of actor Babushan.Aparajita’s fat...
Hirakud
Hirakud, a notified area, a small township, is located in Sambalpur District in Odisha, situated just 15 km from Sambalpur. This village came to the industrial limelight in 1956 when Hirakud Dam ...
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Burla, India
Burla is a town and a notified area committee in Sambalpur District in the state of Odisha, India. It is a small town on the banks of Mahanadi, and is 14 kilometers from Sambalpur. The communi...
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Prasanna Acharya
Shri Prasanna Acharya (born 8 August 1949) was a member of the 13th, and the 14th Lok Sabha of India. He represented the Sambalpur constituency of Orissa and is a member of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) ...
Bhawanipatna railway station
Bhawanipatna railway station was located in Kalhandi district of Odisha State.
The proposal for Lanjigarh-Junagarh line came in 1991, when Bhakta charan das was the state railway minister. This li...
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Veer Surendra Sai
Surendra Sai was an Indian freedom fighter who sacrificed his life fighting against the British and died in obscurity. Surendra Sai and his associates Madho Singh, Kunjal Singh, Airi Singh, Bairi Sin...
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Gangadhar Meher College (Autonomous), Sambalpur
Gangadhar Meher College (Autonomous), Sambalpur was established in 1944 as Sambalpur College in Sambalpur, Odisha. Later the name of the institution was changed to Gangadhar Meher College in 1949 afte...
National Highway 42 (India)
National Highway 42 (or NH 42) is a National Highway of India entirely within the state of Odisha. It links NH 5 northeast of the city of Cuttack with NH 6 in Sambalpur. NH 6 runs for a total length o...
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Sambalpur railway station
Sambalpur railway station, located in the Indian state of Odisha, serves Sambalpur in Sambalpur district. There are four other railway stations serving Sambalpur – Sambalpur Road Railway Station(SBPD...
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Sarat Pujari
Sarat Pujari (8 August 1934 – 12 May 2014) was an Indian film actor, director and producer in Oriya film industry (Ollywood). He was originally from Jhaduapada, Sambalpur.
Sarat Pujari was born on...
Sanjay Rath
Sanjay Rath (Oriya: ସଞୟ ରଥ; born 7 August 1963 at Sambalpur, Odisha) is an Indian astrologer. He comes from a traditional family of astrologers from Bira Balabhadrapur Sasan village in Puri, which...
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