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"Saraswati Puja (Basant Panchami)" to be celebrated by Lucknow Oriya Samaj on 22nd January, 2018

 
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Competitions

Quiz Competition
A Hindustan Times - Lucknow Oriya Samaj initiative

The Hindustan Times in association with Lucknow Oriya Samaj organised a Quiz Competition on the occasion of Odisha Day Celebrations. The following questions were published in the 23th March 2014 issue of the Hindustan Times.

1. Central University of Odisha is established in which district of Odisha?
(i) Rayagada (ii) Koraput (iii) Khurda (iv) Cuttack

2. Odisha became a separate state in which year?
(i) 1946 (ii) 1936 (iii) 1926 (iv) 1937

3. Which eminent person of Odisha was conferred with Bhumiputra title by Govt. of Indonesia?
(i) Biju Patnaik (ii) Janaki Ballav Patnaik (iii) Hara Patnaik (iv) Naveen Patnaik

4. Under whose reign the Superb monastic caves of Udayagiri and Khandagiri were dug out?
(i) Samudragupta (ii) Kharvela (iii) Ashok (iv) Shashanka

5. The high fortified wall surrounding Jagannath temple, Puri is known as….
(i) Megha Pacheri (ii) Meghanad Pacheri (iii) Bada Pacheri (iv) Ucha Pacheri

6. Who is conferred the title of Utkalmani ?
(i) Biju Patnaik (ii) Gopabandhu Dash (iii) Nilakanth Das (iv) Harihar Das

7. Which place of Odisha is known as the Kashmir of Odisha?
(i) Bramhanigaon (ii) Athagada (iii) Daringibadi (iv) Jeypore

8. What is the name of the chariot of Devi Subhadra ?
(i) Nandighosh (ii) Debadalana (iii) Taladhwaja (iv) Runkuna Rath

9. Find out the odd word from among the under mentioned options
(i) Utkala (ii) Kalinga (iii) Magadh (iv) Odisha

10. The road connecting temple Gundicha to Jagannath temple Puri is known as…
(i) Bada Danda (ii) Sradha Danda (iii) Mahadanda (iv) Premidanda

11. Which place of Odisha is famous for Rasgulla?
(i) Puri (ii) Bhubaneswar (iii) Salepur (iv) Kendrapada

12. Which place of Odisha is famous for silver filigree (tarakasi) works?
(i) Rourkela (ii) Cuttack (iii) Kendrapada (iv) Jagatsighpur

13. In which town of Odisha Central Rice Research Institute is located?
(i) Bhubaneswar (ii) Cuttack (iii) Joda (iv) Nawarangpur

14. Hot spring is located in which village of odisha?
(i) Atri (ii) Niali (iii) Satasankha (iv) Parikuda

15. Kakatpur is famous for which deity?
(i) Bimala (ii) Sarala (iii) Mangala (iv) Bhagabati

Answers:

1. (ii) 2.(ii) 3.(i) 4.(ii) 5. (ii) 6.(ii) 7.(iii) 8.(ii) 9. (iii) 10.(i) 11.(iii) 12.(ii) 13. (ii) 14.(i) 15.(iii)

Winners:

1. Yogeshree Pradhan
2. Rashi Agarwal
3. P.A.Niaz
4. Shailendra Kumar Pandey

 
 
 

(The competitions were held at the Lucknow University Guest House on 23 th March 2014.)

DANCE (Junior)
1st Sriyali Behera
2nd Larnya Pradhan
3rd Prachi Jena

DANCE (Senior)
1st Aryan Barik
2nd Aditi Chavan
3rd Dipsikha

SONG (Junior)
1st Anwesha
2nd Shwetank Samal
3rd Vitee Vabishya Behera

SONG (Senior)
1st Ariyan Barik

2nd Anshuman Chavan
3rd Aditi Chavan

DRAWING (Senior)
1st Sankshipta Samal
2nd Sourav Dev Sahu
3rd Divyadarshi Acharya
3rd Saloni Panda

DRAWING (Junior)
1st Laranya Pradhan
2nd Urjashi Ghosh
3rd Anwesha Pradhan

Debate
1st Sourav Dev Sahu
2nd Ariyan Barik
3rd Sriyali Behera

QUIZ
1st Ariyan Barik
2nd Abhijeet Biswal
3rd Divyadarshi Acharya