Utkala

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Utkala may refer to the following entities in the eastern Indian state Odisha :

  • Utkala Kingdom (Odia: ଉତ୍କଳ; Devnagari: उत्कल), a historical realm in the northern and eastern portion of the modern-day Indian state of Orissa (Odisha)
  • the Utkala Brahmin cast, one of the five Pancha Gauda Brahmin communities that originally resided to the north of the Vindhyas
  • Utkala Dibasa, Orissa's independence day
  • Utkala Mani Gopabandhu Das, a honorific of the poet Gopabandhu Das as 'gem of Orissa'