Orissa is a land of ancient and sacred temples, and boasts of glorious tradition of Music. It is evident from the various figures that the musicians had carved on ancient temple walls to mark the Orissa’s rich musical heritage. There are a large number of fairs and festivals celebrated in the state including tribal festivals, festivals relating to Lord Jagannath, the presiding deity of the Puri Temple, and many special festivals such as the Konark Dance Festival, the Rajarani Music Festival, and the Puri Beach Festival etc.
Orissa Musical culture has been developed over several eras and it remains fundamental to the lives of Oriya people today as sources of religious inspiration and cultural expression. Ancient folk music existing in the form of Triswari, Chatuhswari, and Panchaswari has been developed into modern classical style. If you are interested in downloading hit Oriya songs and MP3 then this article will provide you the links and give interesting facts related to the Oriya songs.
Odissi Music is a very popular form of classical music that consists of all the necessary ingredients common to Hindustani and Karnatic Music. The tribal music of Orissa is confined to the tribals living mainly in the hills and jungle which are found sparsely in the coastal belt of Orissa. The folk songs of Orissa are rich in their diversity and uniqueness. They are sung on different festivals and specific occasions.
Orissa proudly boasts of the musical and poetic potentialities of the compositions of Sri Geeta Govinda that had lasting impression on the composers of Orissa from mediaeval to modern periods. Lok Mahotsava is organized every year at Gangadhar Mandap from 4th Jan to 6th Jan in order to bring the folk dances and music of Orissa to limelight.
Major singers whose songs are frequently downloaded over the net are akshaya mohanty, Namita Agarwal, Bhikari Bal and Chita Jena. Some of the favourites Oriya Adhunika Songs are Aau Kete Dina, Kuada Jaichu Lo Jhia, Bayasa To Jauchi Gadi, Meghrani, Chandukarani. etc. You can these download songs and MP3 for ipod and PC from various sites.
Some of the famous Oriya Bhajans includes Aakasha dipa Mahishamardini Biswavidhata Natha tume jaganath, radha rosia, etc. Musicdownloads.in is a rich source of lots of MP3, downloadable songs that can be accessed easily anytime and anywhere over the internet.