Fulta

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Fulta
Phulta
village
Fulta is located in Odisha
Fulta
Fulta
Location in Odisha, India
Coordinates: 19°16′29″N 84°48′43″E / 19.27472°N 84.81194°E / 19.27472; 84.81194Coordinates: 19°16′29″N 84°48′43″E / 19.27472°N 84.81194°E / 19.27472; 84.81194
Country  India
State Odisha
District Ganjam
Languages
 • Official Oriya
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 760003
Telephone code 0680
Vehicle registration OR-
Nearest city Berhampur

Phulta is a village in Ganjam, Odisha, India. It is several kilometers away from the city of Berhampur. In 1756, a multitude of British settlers sought refuge in Fulta after the nawab Sirajuddaula enjoyed control of Calcutta. December 6, 1756 saw Robert Clive occupying Fulta for a time, in preparation for a reinforced counterattack on Calcutta.

Fulta was the birthplace of Gaudiya Vaishnava acharya Bhakti Vaibhava Puri Maharaj in 1913.