Bhadrak District became a new district of Orissa State on 1st April, 2003. The newly formed District is the separate part from the Balasore District. The headquarter of this district is Bhadrak Town. This Bhadrak name derives from the Goddess name Bhadrakali. This Bhadrak town is 159 k.m distance from the State capital city of Bhubaneswar. The Bhadrak district has covers the area of 2,677 k.m approximately. The Odiya or Oriya language is mostly spoken by the people of this area.
This beautiful district attracts tourist not only from Orissa or Odisha but also from entire Globe. Some of the famous tourist destinations like Aradi famous for Baba Akhandala Mani Temple, Maa Bhadrakali, Dhamrai Temple, Dhamra port and Chandbali port and beaches.
There are various cultural programs and festivals celebrated throughout the years. Take a glimpse of this beautiful land.