Asika/Aska (Odi)

Odi: ଆସିକା  āsikā  ‘Sugar City’ [Aska] City/District, Odisha From Odi: ikṡhu, akhuṡaḻa, ‘sugar cane’, ‘sugar processing’ [Skt:  asi, ikṣu, aikṣava, ‘sugar cane’, ‘made of sugar-cane’]. This really is India’s sugar city. The sugar factory here, opened in 1848, was the...