Odisha is a state located on the eastern coast of India, known for its rich cultural heritage and history. The state is home to the ancient city of Bhubaneswar, which is known for its temples and architectural heritage. The Lingaraj Temple, Rajarani Temple and Mukteswara Temple are some of the most famous temples in the city. The state is also known for its beaches such as Puri and Konark, and the famous Sun Temple in Konark. Odisha is also known for its tribal culture, with a significant population of tribes such as the Santals, Oraons, and Bondas. The state’s economy is primarily driven by agriculture, mineral resources, and tourism. The official language is Odia. Odisha is also known for its rich tradition of art and craft, such as the famous applique work of Pipli and the traditional stone carvings of the state.