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LIST OF SACRED GROVES IN ORISSA

District-wise distribution of Sacred Grove in Orissa

S.no Name of District No. of Groves
  1.  
Koraput District 169
  TOTAL 169



Distribution of Sacred Groves in different panchayats of Semiliguda block, Koraput district, Orissa
 
Name of the Panchayats No. of Villages No. of Sacred grove present Total Area of SG (Acre) Average size of Sacred groves
Kunduli 11 11 5.92 0.54
Sadam 20 17 5.60 0.33
Rajput 20 9 12.55 1.39
Subai 18 18 11.45 0.64
Dudhari 14 11 2.10 0.19
Guntaput 19 8 4.09 0.51
Dalaiguda 14 14 23.50 0.51
Nutal 18 7 1.70 0.24
Pakujola 16 16 15.46 0.97
Khudi 24 24 4.67 0.19
Renga 16 8 5.74 0.72
Hatguda 17 13 4.65 0.36
Kanti 13 13 7.75 0.60
  220 169 105.18 7.19
 

Source: Malhotra, K.C., Shashi Stanley, N.S. Hemam and Ketaki Das, “Cultural and ecological value of natural sacred biodiversity site in Orissa, India: Threats and opportunities”, Paper presented at the International symposium – CNRS-UNESCO-MNHN- Natural sacred sites – cultural diversity – biological diversity, 22 – 25 September 1998, Paris, France.

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