“Kandhamal Itihas,” written by Baidanka Das in the Odia language, is a significant book that offers an insightful account of the history of Kandhamal, a district in Odisha. Das’s meticulous research and detailed exploration of historical records accumulate to create a comprehensive narrative, providing readers with a deeper understanding of the region’s past.
The book delves into the cultural, social, and political factors that have shaped Kandhamal over the years. It sheds light on the unique traditions, folklore, and indigenous communities that have thrived in the region, making it a melting pot of diverse cultures.
Das’s writing sensitively narrates the events that unfolded during the communal violence in Kandhamal in 2008, offering a perspective that encourages reflection and understanding. By delving into the roots of this tragic chapter, the author aims to foster healing and promote peaceful coexistence among different communities.
“Kandhamal Itihas” is an important contribution to Odia literature, as it not only documents the historical aspects of the district but also highlights the need for communal harmony and compassion. Baidanka Das’s meticulous approach, coupled with his empathetic storytelling, makes this book an essential resource for anyone seeking to delve deeper into the rich history and diverse cultural mosaic of Kandhamal.
|Books name||Kandhamal Itihas|
|No Of pages||141|
|Publisher||Satyanaryan Book Store|