The book Unexplored North Odishagives an idea aboutthe beautiful places of Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Bhadrakh and Balasore along with it’s history, legend and culture. It coversin details about the ancient places like Sami Brukshya, old rock paintings at Sitabinji and Asanpat, oldest rock in the country and world at Asanpat, biggest medieval fort Raibania, manysculptures/ruins related toBuddhistsand Jains, Picturesque waterfalls and unique forests /sanctuaries of Similipal, Kuldiha, HadgarhKalapat and Kiriburu.
The Hide and seek beach at Chandipur, other beaches and mangrove forestswill give the tourists an opportunity to explore and experience the enchanting beauty.
The book also describes, interalia, in details, about the places and legends linked with Sacred temples of Khirachora Gopinath, Modern Emami Jagannath temple, AkhandalmaniShiv temple, Maa Tarini at Ghatgaon, Kichakeswari at Khiching, Bhudharchandi, Bhadrakali, Biranchi Narayan, Baldev Jew at Keonjhar and Jagannath temples at Nilgiri and Baripada etc. for religious and historicaltourists.
Through this book, onewill know about distinctive food specialties, get aninsightin to tribal dance and festivals, the art, craftand culture of the area along with many important fairs/ melas being observed.
As no one can replicate the beauty of theseplaceswithout visit and seeing the placesin one’s own eyes,theauthorrequests,one and all,to visit at least once,to these lesser knownbeautiful places, to have a feel of the place, have a life time experience and be a part of the development process of these areas.