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;

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