Mayurbhanj Itihas O Sanskrutira Mukhyadhara by Prabodh Kumar Misra is a remarkable Odia book that delves into the rich history and cultural heritage of Mayurbhanj, a princely state located in the eastern part of Odisha, India. Authored by an erudite scholar, this book provides a comprehensive account of Mayurbhanj’s history and its profound impact on Odia literature, art, and culture.
The book explores various aspects of Mayurbhanj’s history, starting from its establishment as a kingdom by Maharaja Nityananda Bhanja in the late 16th century to its integration with independent India. It meticulously narrates the rise and fall of different dynasties that ruled over Mayurbhanj, shedding light on their contributions to the region’s development and cultural evolution.
One of the highlights of this book is its exploration of the significant role played by Mayurbhanj in nurturing the Odia language and literature. It provides valuable insights into the patronage extended by the royal household to renowned Odia poets, writers, and scholars. The book also presents a detailed analysis of the literary works and musical traditions that flourished in Mayurbhanj, showcasing the profound impact it had on Odia art and culture.
Prabodh Kumar Misra’s Mayurbhanj Itihas O Sanskrutira Mukhyadhara is a masterpiece that not only appeals to history enthusiasts but also to those who wish to delve deeper into the rich cultural lineage of Odisha. The author’s meticulous research and lucid narrative make it an engaging and informative read. This book serves as a tribute to the glorious past of Mayurbhanj and its immense contribution to Odia heritage.
|Books name||Mayurbhanj Itihas O Sanskrutira Mukhyadhara|
|Author||Prabodh Kumar Misra|
|No Of pages||169|