Tag: Puri Beach

Shakti Kunda washes ashore on Puri beach, thousands rush in
Shakti Kunda washes ashore on Puri beach, thousands rush in

Intellectuals demanded that the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) launch a probe into it to ascertain the origin of this Shakti Kunda. 

  • Wednesday, 01 June 2022
Celebrating Women’s Day
International Women’s Day | Sand Artist Mark The Day With Beautiful Sand Art At Puri Beach

International Women’s Day | Sand Artist Mark The Day With Beautiful Sand Art At Puri Beach

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  • Tuesday, 08 March 2022
Last Sunset Of 2021 From Puri Beach

Last Sunset Of 2021 From Puri Beach

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  • Friday, 31 December 2021
Sand & Diyas
Diwali & Kali Puja: Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Creates Goddess Kali Sculpture With Earthen Lamps

Diwali & Kali Puja: Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Creates Goddess Kali Sculpture With Earthen Lamps

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  • Wednesday, 03 November 2021
Puri beach
Odisha Govt Withdraws Beach Shacks Plan In Puri

Odisha Government has finally decided to drop the project of introducing shacks at the beach in Puri

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Kapil Sharma and wife Ginni
Here's a unique wish for Kapil Sharma, the sand art way

Puri: Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik through a sand art congratulated comedian Kapil Sharma who will tie the knot with his long time girlfriend Ginni Chatrath in Jalandhar, Punjab today. Through his sand art at the Puri Beach, Patnaik has conveyed best wishes to Kapil and Ginni for the new innings of their life. […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Republic Day: Manas Sahoo's sand animation on Puri beach grabs eyeballs

Puri: Noted sand animator and sculptor Manas Sahoo created a sand animation at the Light House beach here to spread message of patriotism on 69th Republic Day today. He used around 15 tonne of sand for creating the 15-ft long sculpture which immediately became a massive attraction for tourists who turned up in hundreds to […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Drowning in Puri: Body of 1 student fished out, another missing

Puri: The body of one of the two students, identified as Akash Khakha, who had drowned while taking bath in Puri sea beach on Friday was fished out today. Reportedly, eight students from Western Odisha had come to play cricket match in Bhubaneswar. As there was no match scheduled for Friday, all of them went […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Two youths go missing in sea at Puri

Puri: Two youths went missing while taking bath in Puri beach today. According to sources, the youths have been identified as Akash Khakka and Jadumani Sekhar Bachha, both residents of western Odisha who came to play a cricket match in Bhubaneswar. Both of them along with six others visited Puri today morning. All of them […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Sand artist Sudarsan on dharna, demands beach clean up

Bhubaneswar: Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik today staged a dharna protesting pollution in Bankimuhan in Puri and demanded immediate steps to clean and revive the beach. The globally acclaimed sand artist and Padma Shri, on Tuesday, sat on dharna on the beach and said even after repeated requests, the State government has done precious little to […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
2nd time in 45 days; another whale carcass found on Puri beach

Puri: Barely one and half months after, another carcass of a whale measuring around32 feet long was found washed ashore on Puri beach on Monday. Heavy crowd was witnessed near Panth Niwas to see the dead sea mammal. It is suspected the mammal died after being hit by ship or vessel in the deep sea […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
sand art
Sand artists spread awareness on world water day

Bhubaneswar: Acclaimed sand artist Manas Sahoo, continuing his habit of coming up with something special to mark every important occasion, created a five feet high and 15 feet long sand sculpture on the Puri beach on occasion of World Water Day on Tuesday. The sand sculpture titled “Thousands have lived without love, not one without […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Sand Art Record
Sudarsan Pattnaik creates world record with tallest sand sculpture

Puri: Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik today created a Guinness World Record by sculpting a more than 48 feet tall sand castle at Puri beach. Sudarsan along with 45 students of his Sand Art Institute created this 48 feet 7 inch tall sculpture which beat the previous record which was in the name of a sand […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Dolphin carcass found on Puri beach

Puri: The carcass of a rare bottlenose dolphin was found on Puri beach on Saturday. According to sources, the carcass was found near Digabareni ghat on the beach. It was spotted by visitors who alerted the forest officials. Being informed about the incident, officials of Puri forest division rushed to the spot and seized the […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Manas creates sand art on World Hepatitis Day

Puri: Noted sand artist Manas Kumar Sahoo created a sand art to spread awareness about Hepatitis B at Puri beach on the occasion World Hepatitis Day. In his sand art, Sahoo attempted to spread the message about how vaccination could prevent the spread of the diseases. More than 50 crore people across the globe have […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021