Konark

Konark to transform into ‘Surya Nagri’

The Union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) on Wednesday announced a scheme for complete solarisation of Sun temple and the entire Konark town.

published on : 21st May 2020

Soon, you can walk through interiors of Konark Sun Temple, now sealed with sand

The British had filled the Jagamohan with sand and sealed it in 1903 to ensure the stability of the 13th-century monument.

published on : 29th February 2020

Konark’s museum of ruins

Caught up with Sun temple’s conservation, prime custodian ASI seems to have relegated these little entities to backburner, leaving them to virtually rot.

published on : 16th February 2020

Konark Sun temple soon to be named 'iconic' site on India

Union Minister for Tourism and Culture Prahlad Singh Patel on Friday announced that heritage site Konark will find place in the list of iconic sites of the country.

published on : 25th January 2020

Odisha government to soon announce development package for Konark Temple

After Sri Jagannath Temple at Puri and Lingaraj Temple here, the State Government has decided to focus on the beautification and peripheral development of Konark Sun Temple.

published on : 10th January 2020