Odisha celebrates "Nuakhai" a major and mass agrarian festival of the state

Aug 23, 2020

Odisha celebrates "Nuakhai" a major and mass agrarian festival of the state

People of Odisha are celebrating Nuakhai- a major and mass agrarian festival of the state.
Coming a day after Ganesh Chaturthi, this ancient festival is observed on the fifth day of the bright fortnight of the month of Bhadrava.
The festival, mainly celebrated across western Odisha, marks the welcoming of the new rice of the season.