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Shreekshetra Utsav - The Puri Festival

Artiss performing in the Sreekhetra Utsav

Puri is not just about spiritual quest and Lord Jagannath. It has a rich history, culture and tradition. While an average tourist knows Puri as the abode of Lord Jagannath, he does not know much about its other, equally glorious traditions; its mouth-watering cuisines, its intricate handloom and handicraft and its vibrant akhada culture etc.

To show case the rich history, culture and traditions Puri, Shreekshetra Utsav, the Puri festival was conceived for the 1st time in the year 2005.The long extravaganza of art and culture: "Shreekshetra Utsav: The Puri Festival", is a pure celebration of everything that's Orissa. It is all pageantry and color. To familiarize the tourist with little known facets of this captivating city the "Shreekshetra Utsav: The Puri Festival" is organized.

 

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