The small and
elegant Mukteswar Temple with
its famous stone arch at the entrance
is the gem of Orissan Architecture.
The temple is also important as
a transition point between the
early and later phases of Kalinga
School of Architecture for which
this dance festival is named after
the said temple. The embellishments
of Mukteswar and Parsurameswar
temple reflect the best of Orissan
Architectural Style and provide
an ideal platform for the Odissi
Mukteswar Dance Festival, the
climax of Ekamra Utsav, Bhubaneswar
Festival, is scheduled to commence
from 12th to 15th January 2006.
The sprawling green lawn in between
Complexes will host the event
and famous exponents of Odissi
Dance will perform at the venue.
The programme is being telecast
live by DD Bharati and web casting
is being done by NIC.