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Durga Puja 2021: Mesmerising Sand Sculpture Of Goddess Durga

On the occasion of Maha Saptami, artist Sudarsan Patnaik created a sand sculpture of Goddess Durga with sea shells in Puri Sea Beach of Odisha. Watch video

Ganesha In Sea Shells!
Ganesh Sculpture With 7,000 Sea Shells Created By Sand Artist Sudarshan Pattnaik At Puri Beach

For the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, internationally acclaimed sand artist from Odisha, Sudarshan Pattnaik created this sculpture at Puri Beach.

Sudarsan Pattnaik Creates Giant 3D Santa Claus On Christmas Eve, Attempts New World Record
Sudarsan Pattnaik Creates Giant 3D Santa Claus On Christmas Eve, Attempts New World Record

Bhubaneswar: On the eve of Christmas, internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik attempted a new world record by creating a giant 3D sand art of Santa Claus with mask at Puri sea beach on Thursday. Sudarsan has created a 3D sand art of two Santa Claus holding a mask and giving the message “Use Mask, […]

Vijaya Dashami: Odisha Celebrates Victory Of Good Over Evil

Bhubaneswar: It is the end of the spectacular ten day festival celebrating the divine feminine power of Goddess Durga. Popularly called “Dusshera”, today marks the day when Lord Rama slayed the evil King Ravana and the Maa Durga herself defeated the demon “Mahishasur”, all symbolic of the notion of good winning over evil. The festival […]

Odisha sand art festival begins on Saturday

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s popular International Sand Art Festival will kick off at Chandrabhaga Beach near Konark on Saturday, said an official. The five-day festival will see participation of over 30 Indian and 10 international artists from Mexico, Spain, Singapore, France, Norway, Germany, the Netherland and the US, the Odisha Tourism Department said. With renowned sand artist and […]

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Valentine's Day: Manas Sahoo professes love for India on Puri beach

Puri: On a day when love is in the air, acclaimed sand artist Manas Sahoo has come up with a sand sculpture on the theme ‘I Love India’ at the Puri Sea beach to promote love, affection and peace in the world. The artist, through his sand art, made it evident that a person’s valentine […]

Manas Sahoo congratulates U-19 Indian cricket team through sand art at Puri beach

Puri: International sand animator and sculptor Manas Sahoo congratulated the Under-19 Indian cricket team for winning the world cup held in New Zealand. In appreciation, Sahoo created a sand art with tricolour and a message ‘Congratulation to Junior Indian Cricket Team’. Reportedly, Sahoo took nearly three hours to build the 10-ft long sculpture. “We congratulate […]

Sudarsan aims to break own record on New Year

Puri: International acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has set his eyes on breaking his own record by coming up with a giant sculpture of Lord Jagannath on the occasion of New Year at Puri beach. Pattnaik has started work to create a 30ft high sculpture for which nearly 700 tonnes of sand is being used […]

Govt has neglected me: sand artist Manas Sahoo

Puri: Acclaimed  sand artist Manas Kumar Sahoo has slammed the State government alleging that despite working for development of Odisha tourism for the last 22 years, the latter has neglected him and overlooked his skills. “Even after working so hard for promotion of the state tourism at national and international levels, I am being neglected […]

Sand Art Park to come up in Puri soon

Puri: In a bid to promote sand art and attract more tourists to State, the Odisha Government has earmarked land to set up a permanent ‘Sand Art Park’ at Puri beach. Culture and Tourism Secretary Mona Sharma, Puri Collector Arvind Agarwal and other officials of Tourism department finalised place near Banki muhan beach after conducting […]

The Power of One

Ace sand sculptor, Padma Shri awardee, activist Sudarsan Pattnaik made headlines recently with his dharna to get Banki Muahana, the point where the river meets Bay of Bengal, cleaned up. What started as a quiet hunger strike with a handful of supporters grew organically on social media with the news making it to the focus […]

Sudarsan Pattnaik wins gold at Moscow sand art competition

Bhubaneswar/Moscow: Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik of Puri won the Jury Prize Gold medal at the 10th World Sand Sculpture Championship Moscow 2017 today. Pattnaik secured the gold for his sand sculpture of Lord Ganesh with message ‘Go Green’ at the Championship held between April 22nd and 28th at Kolomenskoye, Moscow in Russia. The event’s […]

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Fusion between art & social message makes my art touch hearts: Sudarsan Pattnaik

Bhubaneswar: ‘Art with a social message’ delights art aficionados the most and this is what differentiates Indian sand art from other artists  around the world, said sand sculptor Sudarsan Pattnaik in a freewheeling chat with odishatv.in on Thursday. Pattnaik will be participating in the 10th Moscow sand art championship 2017 from April 22 to April […]

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik selected for Moscow championship

Bhubaneswar: Noted sand artist from Odisha Sudarsan Pattnaik has been selected to represent India in 10th Moscow Sand Art Championship 2017. With a theme “The World Around us”, the championship is scheduled to be held from April 22 to 28 at Kolomenskoye, Moscow, Pattnaik said. Top sand sculptors from different parts of the world are […]

Sudarshan Pattnaik creates sand art on World Tuberculosis Day
World Tuberculosis Day: Sudarshan Pattnaik sculpts sand art to raise awareness

Puri: On the occasion of World Tuberculosis (TB) Day, international sand artist and Padma Shri awardee Sudarshan Pattnaik has through his art, at Puri sea beach, given an awareness message for the treatment and total cure of the disease. Pattnaik has mentioned that TB is not an incurable disease but it can be cured with […]

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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 […]

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Barabati ODI: Sudarsan wishes luck to team India through sand art

Bhubaneswar: Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture at Puri sea beach wishing luck to Indian cricket team for the second One Day International (ODI) match against England to be played at Barabati Stadium in Cuttak tomorrow. Through his sand art, he welcomed team India to the historical Barabati Stadium and wished […]

BRICS leaders praise Sudarshan's 'sand monuments' of five member nations

BENAULIM (Goa): Amid the ongoing BRICS Summit in Goa, heads of the states visited the sand sculptures of monuments of all the five member countries created in the lobby of a five-star resort here. India’s renowned sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik has created the sculptures of monuments of all five participating nations – Brazil, Russia, India, […]

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 […]

Manas Sahoo spreads environment message through sand art

Puri: Eminent sand artist Manas Sahoo created a sand art to spread the message to save environment at light house beach in the pilgrim town on the occasion of World Environment Day today. Sahoo created the 15 feet tall sand sculpture using 15 tonnes of sand with the message ‘Save Environment-Don’t Destroy Our Home’. While […]

Sudarsan Pattnaik to take part in sand art contest in Russia

New Delhi: Renowned artist Sudarsan Pattnaik will participate in an international sand art championship in Russia later this month. Pattnaik will be representing India in the contest where he will make sand art– “Mahatma Gandhi sculpture for non-violence and peace”. The sand sculpture competition will be held from April 21 to 27 at Kolomenskoye, Moscow, […]

Human chain, sand art, mini marathon mark Intl Women’s Day

Bhubaneswar: International Women’s Day, a global event aimed at celebrating the achievements of women in various fields, was observed here with fervour and gaiety. Among the many programmes organized to mark the occasion in the State capital was a human chain formed by students of Ramadevi Women’s College here. As many as five hundred students […]

Set up sand art institute in Gujarat, PM tells Sudarsan

Eminent sand artist of international repute Sudarshan Patnaik today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has proposed him to set up a sand art training institute in Gujarat