Aims & Objectives

The principal objective is the conservation, preservation and dissemination of the mosaic culture of the State by implementation of multidimensional cultural activities and programmes;

  • Development and spread of language, literature and library services
  • Promotion of performing art of various genre (classical / traditional / Folk/ Tribal) in the filed of music, dance & drama
  • Promotion of visual arts ( Paintings, Sculpture, Traditional and Folk Art and Crafts)
  • Conservation and preservation of archival records and archaeological monuments including excavation of important historical sites
  • Providing social security to the artists in various fields living in indigent conditions
  • Preservation and protection of oriya language, culture and heritage in peripherals with large oriya population


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Last Updated on 23rd May 2018