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Utkal Gouraba Madhusudan Das – Facts you should know about him

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  • Sri Madhusudan Das was the house teacher of Janakinath Bose, father of Subhash Chandra Bose at Ravenshaw College.
  • The birth anniversary of Sri Madhusudan Das is observed as Lawyers’ Day in the state of .
  • Because of Sri Madhusudan Dash, modern took birth on 1st April 1936. This date is celebrated as Utkala Dibasa.
  • He founded the Utkal Tannery in 1905, a factory producing shoes and other leather products.
  • In 1897 he founded the Orissa Art Ware Works. With his support, the Tarakasi(filigree) work of silver ornaments flourished.
  • He was a poet too and some of his important poems are “Utkal Santan”, “Jati Itihash” and “Jananira Ukti” etc.


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