Odiaha Govt Jobs 2017-18: Odisha (formerly Orissa), an eastern Indian state on the Bay of Bengal, is known for its tribal cultures and its many ancient Hindu temples. The capital, Bhubaneswar, is home to hundreds of temples, notably the intricately-carved Mukteshvara. The Lingaraj Temple complex, dating to the 11th century, is set around sacred Bindusagar Lake. The Odisha State Museum is focused on the area’s history and environment. Orissa is the India state near the Bay of Bengal. The Orissa was the old name of the state. The new name has changed to Orissa. Bhubaneswar is the capital of the Orissa. The Orissa is fifth India’s coal, the quarter of iron ore. Bauxite and chromium have also found a lot here.The Rourkela Steel plan was the first integrated steel plant in the public sector in India, with collaboration with Germany. Mahindra Satyam, TCA (Tata Consultancy Services), MindTree Consulting, Price water house Coopers and Infosys have their large branches in Orissa.