Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Baripada


Related Topics

In the News (Thu 23 May 19)

  
  India Today: Offtrack; Baripada: Reserved for Women
This is a scene from Baripada in the tribal heartland of Orissa.
With word of Baripada's unique procession having spread over the years, the turnout of women is increasing with every passing year.
Suhasini Mohanty from Cuttack has travelled all the way to Baripada to wash away her sins by drawing Subhadra's chariot.
www.india-today.com /itoday/19990802/offtrack.html   (0 words)

  
  Baripada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Baripada is the headquarter of Mayurbhanj district, Orissa state, India.
Baripada is an excellent place to stay and tour the Mayurbhanj region, a region with one of the most important wildlife parks of India (Simlipal), lush valleys, forest lands and scores of ancient temples.
Baripada is also the home of Mayurbhanj Chhau dance, an ancient Hindu dance form.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Baripada   (120 words)

  
 The DayAfter
Once again, it is that time of the year when the three reigning deities of the Jagannath Temple go for their annual sojourn in their aunt’s house and preparations for the joyous yatra—popularly known as the Rath Yatra—are in full swing.
The Rath Yatra in Baripada is a three-day affair and different in several ways from the one held in Puri.
Residents of Baripada take great pride in this variation—women pulling chariots—and say that this trend signifies the emancipation of women and depicts their active participation in social affairs.
www.dayafterindia.com /july2/rath.html   (681 words)

  
 A rath yatra only for women : Baripada rath yatra, Puri rath yatra, lord jagannath, god, devotee, priest, temple, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Baripada: A stark contrast to Sabarimala, here's a place where women are privileged worshippers.
At Baripada in Mayurbhanj district of Orissa, only women are allowed to pull Subhadra's rath (chariot)and thousands of women jostle to hold the sacred rope.
While the rath yatra at Puri is just a single-day affair, at Baripada the festival lasts for three days and it begins a day after the Puri yatra, so that devotees can visit both the places.
www.ibnlive.com /news/a-rath-yatra-only-for-women/14201-3.html   (335 words)

  
 BARIPADA RATH YATRA
Enthusiastic devotees, nearly lose their lives in the milling crowds and under the huge wheels, while trying to touch the sacred rope that is used to pull the chariots.
Baripada's women feel privileged to pull the trundling edifice along and look upon it is a sacred religious duty.
Women's organisations view the event with mixed feelings, but the ladies at Baripada seem to be enjoying it every bit of the crowded way.
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/4900/28557   (0 words)

  
 Welcome to Purionline.com
Panchalingeswar (85 km from Baripada and 30 km from Balasore) is a panoramic place on the lap of Nilaigri Hills with a perrnnial stream flowing over five Lingams.
Remuna (60 km from Baripada and 10 km from Balasore)is famous for the shrine of Khirachora Gopinath,visited by Sri chaitanya.
Deokund (65 km from Baripada and 10 Km from Balasore) is enchanting place with a series of waterfalls and a shakti shrine set against the outer periphery of similipal.
www.purionline.com /puri/tourist_similipal.htm   (798 words)

  
 WILDLIFE PARKS > SIMLIPAL NATIONAL PARK
Baripada has direct rail connections to all of India’s major metropolises: Delhi, Calcutta, Chennai and Mumbai, in addition to regular trains from Hyderabad, Guwahati and other cities in the region.
From Baripada, regular buses leave for Lulung (a distance of 30 km) and for Joshipur (65 km).
At Chahala (85 km from Baripada) is an old hunting lodge which has been converted into a tourist accommodation unit.
www.journeymart.com /dexplorer/asiais/india/india_addon/wildlife/similipal.asp   (756 words)

  
 Graham Stewart Staines: His Background   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Staines was essentially taking care of the Leprosy Home at Baripada but was also visiting churches on the invitation from local pastors where he took classes from the Bible and also classes in moral teaching.
Gladys in her evidence clarified that the Mayurbhanj Leprosy Home is a society registered under the Societies Registration Act, whereas the EMSM is a society registered in Australia.
"BARIPADA: The widow of G.S. Staines has said the perpetrators of the crime should be forgiven as it was the Almighty who had drawn the life span of her husband “God gives children.
www.hvk.org /specialrepo/wadhwa/Graham.html   (1400 words)

  
 Baripada, Travel to Baripada, Baripada Hotel, Baripada Tourism,Baripada Travel Guide, Baripada Travel Agency, What to ...
Baripada : The main attraction of Baripada, district headquarters of Mayurbhanj, is Rathayatra, placed next to Puri.
Buses reaching Baripada in 6 hrs leaving Babughat, Calcutta at 16-00,16-30 and 18-00 hr.
The distance of Baripada from Chahala (83 km), Nowana (60), Barehipani (73), Jeranda (64), Gurguria (102), Genabil (86), Upperbada-kamra (105), Meghasani 116, Bhanjabasa (120) and Dudhruchampa (64) in Simlipal forest.
www.seemyindia.com /orissa/orissa-baripada.htm   (225 words)

  
 Gladys Staines leaves India promising to return
She plans to return to Orissa periodically to monitor a referral hospital in Baripada, her husband's dream project, which she had inaugurated on July 8, 2004.
Gladys continued living in Orissa and resolved to complete the hospital project, the spadework for which was being done by her late husband.
It comprises a 10-bed hospital located in the mission compound at Baripada and is being run as a joint venture between the Mayurbhanj Leprosy Home Society, affiliated to the EMSM, and the Christian Fellowship Hospital, Oddanchattran (in Dindigul district of Tamil Nadu).
specials.rediff.com /news/2004/jul/15oris.htm   (360 words)

  
 Baripada, India
Baripada is the headquarter of Mayurbhanj district, Orissa state, India.
Baripada is an excellent place to stay and tour the Mayurbhanj region, a region with one of the most important wildlife parks of India (Simlipal), lush valleys, forest lands and scores of ancient temples.
Baripada is also the home of Mayurbhanj Chhau dance, an ancient Hindu dance form.
www.creekin.net /c4031-n85-baripada-india.html   (0 words)

  
 Mayurbhanj District - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The district is situated in the northern part of the state of Orissa.
It has four subdivisions: Baripada, Karanjia, Udala, and Rairangpur.
Mayurbhanj was a princely state (gadajata) of British India, which merged with the state of Orissa on January 1, 1949.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mayurbhanj   (105 words)

  
 Tourist Destinations in Orissa - Similipal
Road - Baripada, the district headquaters of Mayurbhanj, on the junction of NH 5 and 6, is 170 km from Bhubaneswar, 240 from Kolkata and 60 km from Balasore and 22 km from Pithabata, which is an entry point.
Khiching (149 km from Baripada and 55 km from Jashipur) is famous for the shrine of Kichakeswari and Stone Crafts made of different colour stones.
Deokund (65 km frim Baripada and 110 km from Balasore) is an enchanting place with a series of waterfalls and a Shakti shrine set against the outer periphery of Similipal.
www.orissatourism.gov.in /simlipal1.html   (0 words)

  
 Open Doors USA -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The charges relate to an incident at Suliapada village in Baripada district, in the tribal belt of Mayurbhanj, Orissa.
Baripada district was the former home of Australian missionary Graham Staines, killed by Hindu extremists in January 1999.
According to UCA News (UCAN), the Christians arrived in Baripada on October 1 and traveled to Suliapada on October 21 to address a Christian gathering and distribute Christian literature.
www.opendoorsusa.org /ArchiveDisplay.asp?ID=445C13A1-3BA2-4184-90C9-76EB8D74A06E&Category=News   (952 words)

  
 News Headings
The scale on which the propaganda blitz has been launched reminds one of the situation soon after the Pokhran-II blasts in May when Mr Pramod Mahajan was chosen by the Prime Minister for briefing the press on a day-to-day basis.
The incident at Baripada in Orissa involving the Christian missionary and the massacre at Jehanabad on Republic Day are being used by the BJP to turn the tables on its opponents.
The Baripada incident is being sought to be used for a similar exercise against the Congress Government of Mr Janki Ballabh Patnaik in Bhubaneswar.
www.tribuneindia.com /1999/99jan28/head1.htm   (1039 words)

  
 Simlipal Wildlife Sanctuary Tour,Simlipal Wildlife Sanctuary Tour in Orissa,Wildlife Sanctuary Tour in Simlipal Orissa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
One of the 18 tiger reserves of India, Simlipal is situated in the district of Mayurbhanj, Orrisa, spanning across an area of 2,750 sq.
Rail: The nearest railhead is at Baripada, 50 Km from Simlipal.
Baripada has direct rail connections to all of India’s major cities.
www.rrindia.com /orrisa/simlipal-wildlife-sanctuary.html   (571 words)

  
 The Hindu : National : I will continue to come to Baripada, says Gladys
Gladys Staines, who was conferred the Padma Shri on Monday, is firm in her resolve to serve the leprosy patients in Baripada town of Orissa's Mayurbhanj district, while also taking care of her 91-year-old father near Brisbane and spending time with her daughter in north Queensland.
Staines reached Baripada on Wednesday evening, after receiving the award in New Delhi and going on a trip to Agra to see the Taj Mahal.
She is on a month's visit to India and is expected to spend at least two weeks in Baripada.
www.hindu.com /2005/04/01/stories/2005040105241300.htm   (342 words)

  
 rediff.com: Staines family to celebrate Christmas in Baripada
Unlike last year, Gladys Staines and her daughter Esther Joy Staines have chosen to celebrate this year's Christmas with inmates of a leprosy home in Baripada in Orissa.
Gladys Staines said that they are celebrating Christmas with inmates of a leprosy home to overcome painful memories of the fateful night nearly three years ago when her husband, Australian missionary Graham Staines and two minor sons, were bunt to death at Manoharpur village in Keonjhar district.
The Staines' house located inside an old Baptist church in Baripada, where late Graham Staines spent nearly 35 years working for leprosy patients, is all set for Christmas celebration.
www.rediff.com /news/2001/dec/24oris1.htm   (0 words)

  
 CNN - India's prime minister visits site of deadly fire - Feb. 24, 1997
BARIPADA, India (CNN) -- As rescue workers removed bodies from the smoldering rubble of a makeshift Hindu camp, Indian Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda visited the site of the fire that killed 181 worshippers and injured 169.
Gowda promised federal payments to the families of those killed and injured in Sunday's fire, and said the government would begin discussions with religious leaders on how to prevent a repeat of the tragedy.
Baripada, located 110 miles (175 km) southwest of Calcutta in the state of Orissa, was overwhelmed by the disaster.
www.cnn.com /WORLD/9702/24/india.fire/index.html   (451 words)

  
 The Daily Beacon
Forgiveness and the consequences of the crime should not be mixed up," she said in a statement in Baripada, a town in Orissa state where she is running a leprosy home started by her husband.
She plans to start a hospital in Baripada, 60 miles west of Manoharpur where her husband and two children were burned to death.
One of the 12 others given life sentences reportedly said earlier that the killers were provoked by the "corruption of tribal culture" by the missionaries, who allegedly fed villagers beef and gave women bras and sanitary napkins.
dailybeacon.utk.edu /showarticle.php?articleid=43506   (430 words)

  
 Gladys Stains: Rebuild their lives around Grahsm's work
About 200 km from Manoharpur, in Baripada, where Garaham Staines spent over 30 years serving leprosy patients, his wife Gladys and daughter Esther are trying to reconstruct their lives once again around his work.
Security in both Baripada and Manoharpur has been tightened following reports that he is planning to attack the Christian population of the two villages.
Gladys Staines admitted that the last one year has been very difficult of her, as she settled down for an informal interview with this correspondent in the backyard of the Baptist church.
www.brethrenassembly.org /articles/stains5.html   (766 words)

  
 Welcome to Jyotirmaya.com
Baripada is the headquarter of district Mayurbhanj, State: Orissa, Country: India.
More information about Mayurbhanj and tourists' Spots around Baripada can be found here.
Orissa, a state ever washed by the blue waters of the Bay of Bengal, is situated in the eastern coast of India.
www.jyotirmaya.com /personal.aspx   (122 words)

  
 PuriOnline.com- Similipal..
Khiching (149 km from Baripada and 55 km from Jashipur 0 is famous for the shrine of kichakeswarei and Stone Crafts made of different colour stones.There is a Phanthasala here.
Deokund (65 km from Baripada and 10 Km from Balasore) is enchanting place with a series of waterfalls and a shakti shrine set against the outer
Baripada, the district headquarters of Mayurbhanj,on the junction of NH 5and 6, is 270 km from Kolkata and 60 km from Balasore and 22km from Pithabata, which is an entry point.
www.purionline.com /similipal.htm   (794 words)

  
 The Telegraph - Calcutta : Jamshedpur
The state vigilance department yesterday lodged two separate cases against JMM legislator from Baripada intribal-dominated Mayurbhanj district Bimal Lochan Das for illegally sanctioning loans during his tenure as president of Baripada Urban Co-operative Bank.
Das who was president of Baripada Urban Co-operative Bank between 1993 and 1997 and again between 1997 and 2001 has been charged with enhancing the cash credit limit of his own hotel.
Before he became the president of the Bank, Das as proprietor and managing director of Ambika Hotel and Estates in Baripada had availed a cash loan of Rs 3.5lakh from Urban Co-operative Bank, Baripada.
www.telegraphindia.com /1050823/asp/jamshedpur/story_5144637.asp   (240 words)

  
 Dara Singh on fast to death in jail
Dara Singh alias Ravindra Pal Singh, sentenced to life imprisonment in the ''Graham Staines triple murder case, is on a fast unto death stir from Wednesday inside the Baripada Circle Jail in Orissa.
The senior Superintendent of Baripada Circle Jail when contacted said the stores and kitchen and sanitation affairs were looked after and managed by members of the Panchayat Council of the jail.
He further said the members of the council are elected by the prisoners and that they have never complained of any substandard quality of food supplied to them.
news.webindia123.com /news/Articles/India/20060607/356897.html   (244 words)

  
 Catholic World News : Anatomy of Anti-Christian Violence
The town of Baripada was back in the headlines within ten days after the funeral, when a Catholic nun was gang-raped there.
The bishop pointed out that the nun had been going to Baripada on a regular schedule during the 5-day period of her examinations; he concluded that the culprits had "thoroughly planned" their assault.
When a Catholic nun was raped in Baripada just after Rev. Staines was buried amid a loud public outcry in the same city, the Hindu bigots were sending a message, Howell believes.
www.cwnews.com /news/viewstory.cfm?recnum=20793   (3000 words)

  
 Don't want to talk murder now, chapter closed -- Gladys Staines
Baripada is the town where the Staines family lived.
She speaks fluent Oriya and Santhali, the language of the tribes who live in the Mayurbhanj district where Baripada is located.
Sources in the church of northern India said they are writing to the Government requesting them to confer a honorary citizenship.
www.expressindia.com /ie/daily/19991121/ige21024.html   (455 words)

  
 Simlipal Tiger Reserve, Simlipal Sanctuary Orissa, Tiger Reserves in Orissa, Wildlife in Orissa, Wildlife Sanctuaries ...
Haripur is 16-km and Khiching is 149-km from Baripada.
Balasore railhead is situated 56-km from Baripada and Tata railhead is 115-km from Jashipur.
Daytime as well as overnight buses are available in for Baripada and Jashipur from Calcutta, Bhubaneswar and Tata.
www.indiantravelportal.com /orissa/wildlife/similipal-tiger-reserve.html   (894 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.