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Odisha (formerly Orissa) is one of the major states of the Indian Republic, covering over 155, 000 km2. Its present boundaries are formed by the Bay of B…

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Stietencron, Heinrich von, “Odisha”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Editor-in-Chief Associate Editors Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 19 October 2021 <>
First published online: 2018

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