BHUBANESWAR: The stage is set for the 5th Kalinga national martial dance festival atop the historic Dhauli hills near here on February 4 and 5.

It is being hosted by the state tourism department in association with city-based cultural outfit `Art Vision' founded by Padma Shri Ileana Citaristi.

The inaugural evening will commence with Kolkata's Sapphire Dance Creation's presentation of `Adyashakti' and Puri's popular `Sahi Jatra' will be the last event of the festival.