's unique creation Bhagabata is neither worshiped nor recited. Bhagabata is really the companion of life and death of an Odia. For ages together this masterpiece is the pathfinder of knowledge and devotion of crores of Odias. Its universal appeal is as old as perennial now. Taking into account all these factors, it can undoubtedly to be told that 'Bhagabata Tungi' was the life or nerve center of rural life in Odisha.