Pakhala Divas to be Celebrated by Odias on 20th March 2017
On 20th March 2017 (Monday), Odia people all over the world will celebrate ‘Pakhala Divas’. In a move to promote Odia food, the people of Odisha decided to celebrate this day.
Try to taste every Odia’s favourite food, ‘Pakhala’ with badi chura, machha bhaja, saga, baigana tamata poda, alu bharta, amba chatani at least on that day. And if you can, play ‘Asa Jibana Dhana Mora Pakhala Kansa’ by great Balakrusna Das to creat a perfect mood and ambiance!
Pakhala Divas can be spelled as Pakhala Diwas or Pakhala Dibasa or Pakhala Day and celebrated by Odias worldwide on 20th March every year.