Bhubaneswar, Aug 14: As a new initiative Odisha State Tribal Museum goes virtual during COVID19 pandemic. The virtual tour will enable the audience to visualize the exclusive tribal artifacts, habitats and unique aspects of Tribal Museum.
Established in 1952, the Museum of Tribal Art & Artifacts now known as
Odisha State Tribal Museum celebrates the life and culture of Odisha’s 62 tribal communities and is regarded as one of the best Tribal Museums in India. Located in Bhubaneswar, it is popularly called the Tribal Museum. The Museum has been conceptualized as a ‘Museum of Man’ showcasing the rich cultural past and present of Odisha’s tribes.
A hub of anthropological knowledge for visitors and research scholars, the
Museum’s primary role is to represent the richness of indigenous tribal cultures and multifaceted religion, cultural and social system followed by tribal communities.