Sambalpur (Odi)

Odi: ସମ୍ବଲପୁର sambalapura ‘City of Samaleswari’ [Hirakhanda]  City/District, Odisha  Goddess Samalei/Samaleswari/Samlesiri is the patron deity of the city, the district and region. It is an ancient city mentioned by Ptolemy, the 2ndC Greek geographer, as  a centre for...