A special cover was released on 1st February 2017 to celebrate the Centenary of Goddess Sri
Sharadamba temple structure at Sringeri Grand Kumbhabhisheka and
Dedication of Golden Gopura above the Garbha-griha (sanctum sanctorum)
of the temple.
Three special covers were released on the occasion of Kalindi 2017 District Level Philately Exhibition held at Delhi from 19th to 20th January 2017. The covers were on Jamia Millia Islamia, Bahai Lotus Temple and Okhla Bird Sanctury.
Special covers released on occasion of Katakpex 2017 held at Cuttack.
Dhabaleswar Setu - 20th January 2017
Dhabaleswar Bridge is the largest suspension bridge over river Mahanadi of 254 meters long which reminds the beautiful Ramjhola and Laxmanjhola over river Ganga at Rishikesh. it connects the mainland with Dhabaleswar island. One can experience the most moment while passing over the hanging bridge and enjoy the beauty of Nature.
Cover Code: OD/02/2017
Odisha State Maritime Museum,Jobra,Cuttack - 20th January 2017
A milestone in the Maritime heritage of the nation was inaugurated on 1st April 2013 on the south bank of River Mahanadi in a heritage building which has been set up at Jobra workshop has various galleries along with its ancillary components showcasing the enriching maritime history and heritage of Odisha through artifacts and models attracting thousands of visitors and tourists all over the world, throughout the year. This is the only one of its kind in the country which is worth visiting.
Cover Code: OD/03/2017
Ruchi Foodline - 21st January 2017
After long 41 years of sweat and toil, today 'RUCHI' has made a name in every village & city of Odisha. It has made a landmark in the history of Odisha Industries as a leading quality food processing Unit. The seed of Om Oil and Flour Mills Ltd. which was sown on the barren land of industrially backward Odisha in the year 1976, has culminated into a full grown tree spreading the aroma of the RUCHI Spices to different parts of the globe
Cover Code: OD/04/2017
Ravenshaw University - 21st January 2017
The oldest higher educational institution of Odisha was established. in 1868. It was upgraded to a University on 15th day of November 2006. With its glorious all-round achievements and ceaseless scholastic pursuits, it has created a distinct niche for itself in India and abroad. The history of Ravenshaw in many ways reflects the History of Modern Odisha.
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