Bighneswar Satapathy: A Musical Prodigy’s Odyssey from Koraput to National Acclaim


Koraput, Odisha: Bighneswar Satapathy, a musical prodigy hailing from the serene landscapes of Koraput, Odisha, has embarked on an awe-inspiring journey that has taken him from local stages to national recognition. His passion for music was ignited at a tender age, blossoming during his school years at Kendriya Vidyalaya Koraput.

Since then, Bighneswar has ceaselessly pursued his musical aspirations, gracing numerous stage shows with his talent and dedication. Remarkably, within a short span, he has completed over 100 stage performances, leaving audiences mesmerized with his melodious tunes.

The fruits of his labor have been duly recognized with a string of accolades. In 2019, Bighneswar clinched the 1st position at the District level and the 2nd position at the State level in the State Youth Festival organized by the Ministry of Youth Welfare, Odisha Government. His prowess was further celebrated in 2020 with the prestigious “KALA SHREE AWARD” and in 2021 with the “AGRAGAMI AWARD” from Sri Aurobindo Kalabhawan Sunabeda. Recently, his musical virtuosity reached its zenith when he was honored with the esteemed “SANGEET BIVAKAR” National-level award by Bangiya Sangeet Parishad in Kolkata.

However, Bighneswar’s contributions to the music industry transcend mere performances and accolades. As the CEO of “HRUSIKESH MUSIC,” he collaborates with fellow musician Debadatta Satapathy to craft captivating compositions that resonate with audiences worldwide. Their musical creations find a global platform through mediums like YouTube and various social media channels, where Bighneswar shares his mesmerizing melodies.

With an ever-expanding fan base, Bighneswar’s influence in the music realm continues to soar. His Instagram following alone stands at an impressive 50,000 dedicated supporters, eagerly awaiting his latest musical endeavors.

Despite pursuing a B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering, Bighneswar has not veered away from his musical pursuits. He concurrently pursues a Diploma in Harmonium, Hindustani Vocal, and a Degree in Keyboard from Suranand Bharati, Kolkata, showcasing his unwavering commitment to his craft.

Behind every successful musician lies a guiding force, and for Bighneswar, that beacon of guidance is Guru Shri Subash Chandra Behera, from whom he continues to glean wisdom and refine his musical skills in Sunabeda.

Bighneswar Satapathy’s odyssey from the quaint town of Koraput to national acclaim stands as a beacon of inspiration for aspiring musicians everywhere. Through his unwavering dedication, exceptional talent, and relentless pursuit of excellence, he epitomizes the transformative power of music and the boundless opportunities it offers to those who dare to dream.

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