The Odisha government yesterday passed a goal mentioning the Center to accord traditional status to Odissi music, calling it not the same as Hindustani music and Carnatic music.
The Odisha Heritage Cabinet in its subsequent gathering today embraced a large number of seven proposition, including the interest to give traditional music status to Odissi like Hindustani and Carnatic. Pastor for the travel industry, Odia Literature, language and culture, Jyoti Prakash Panigrahi said while Odissi move was perceived by Center as an old style move in 1964 and Odia language as a traditional language in 2014, the music structure is yet to locate a similar acknowledgment. By chance, Odisha had perceived Odissi as a traditional type of music in 2008. “Odissi music, as Odissi move, isn’t without a doubt, exceptionally antiquated yet has its own trademark highlights for being figured as an old style structure. It has its own custom, messages, ragas, talas, gita and traditional style of presentation. As Odissi move has got old style status, the Odissi music ought to likewise get a similar tag as the move depends on music,” said Panigrahi.