Wednesday, September 19, 2007

All about Bhadrak

The district has an area of 2,677 km² and a population of 1,332,249 according to the 2001 census. Bhadrak town is situated at a distance of 159 km from the state capital, Bhubaneswar, Orissa and population of 92,397. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%.Bhadrak has an average literacy rate of 65%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 57% of males and 43% of females literate.It is one of the coastal district of Orissa.

Bhadrak is famous for various things, such as it's glorious history during freedom fight, majar-e-sarif of Hazrat Mujahid-e-Millat(at Dhamnagar), Majar-e-sarif of Pir Mansoor Baba(at Barda), bhadrakali temple, biranchi narayan surya temple(palia bindha), akhandalamani, special palua ladu, kali puja & also for fine rice. Charampa is famous for 7day long kali puja & also it is significantly termed as the rice bowl of orissa. In bhadrak various religion's people are lived.