BhuFeSto or the Bhubaneswar Festival of Storytelling is India’s biggest storytelling festival that celebrates the best of oral storytellers from around the world and folk performers from India. It is organized by Bakul Foundation in collaboration with the Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA).

The first edition in 2018 was held over 5 days in 3 public parks in different corners of Bhubaneswar and was attended by about 10,000 people, young and old and rich and poor. There were special sessions for children with hearing and visual disabilities as well.


English Tellers


Hindi Tellers


Odia Tellers


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BhuFeSto 2018

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