Odisha Tableau Dola Yatra during Republic Day Parade 2017 in New Delhi


The colourful and beautifully designed Dola Yatra tableau of Odisha caught the eye of everyone at Republic Day Parade 2017 as it passed through the Rajpath in New Delhi.

The tableau depicts Dola Yatra, one of the most celebrated festivals of Odisha which is observed during the Hindu month of Falguna.

The design of the tableau was prepared by a team of artists including Gajendra Sahu, Chhatrapati Biswal and Baladeba Maharatha in association with senior designer of Information and Public Relations Department Pradyumna Dash.

A 16-member selection committee from the Ministry of Defence approved Odisha’s proposal which was sponsored by the Information and Public Relations Department.

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