Q. Which of the following is the significance of Bali Yatra?

[A] Performing ancient tribal ritual by the people of Manipur.

[B] Offer prayer to the tribal gods of India.

[C] To commemorate the rich maritime history of Odisha.

[D] To increase the maritime security awareness amongst the coastal states of India.

Answer: C

Explanation – Bali Yatra is a festival that commemorates the rich maritime history of Odisha is and it is celebrated throughout the state. This year’s Baliyatra, which concluded on Thursday, also found a place in the Guinness World Records for achieving an impressive feat of origami, the creation of beautiful paper sculptures.

Source: The Indian Express