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Sudarshan Pattnaik Prays for Flood Victims through sand art- See pic Here

Sudarshan Pattnaik Prays for Flood Victims through sand art- See pic Here

Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik‏ recently tweeted about his latest sand art work- a sculpture of Lord Shiva along with a devotee worshipping him. The artwork has the message 'We Pray for Flood Victims' written below it. The sculpture has been created at the Puri Beach in Odisha and it is evident that Pattnaik wants to show his concern regarding the flood victims of Gujarat, Assam and several other states.

Jul 31, 2017, 10:23 AM IST
Sudarsan Pattnaik's beautiful Radha Krishna sand art is all about spreading love!

Sudarsan Pattnaik's beautiful Radha Krishna sand art is all about spreading love!

Noted Indian sand artist from Bhubaneswar, Sudarsan Pattnaik is known for creating beauty out of the sand and also emphasise on an important social message through his masterpieces.

Mar 18, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
Sudarsan Pattnaik creates tallest sand castle at Puri beach; sets new Guinness World Record!

Sudarsan Pattnaik creates tallest sand castle at Puri beach; sets new Guinness World Record!

World famous sand artist from Odisha, Bhubaneswar, Sudarsan Pattnaik has achieved yet another huge feat. The renowned artist along with his team of 45 children has made the world's tallest sand castle at Puri beach. And thereby he has created Guinness World Record.

Feb 11, 2017, 10:33 AM IST
World Cancer Day: Sudarsan Pattnaik brings out the pain of cancer patients in his latest sand art tribute!

World Cancer Day: Sudarsan Pattnaik brings out the pain of cancer patients in his latest sand art tribute!

The international day to mark and create awareness about the deadly disease of Cancer happens to be February 4. World Cancer Day every year is marked to encourage people about getting to know the 'C' word and spread awareness regarding early detection and curable preventive measures.

Feb 04, 2017, 13:27 PM IST
Thousands throng Jagannath temple on New Year!

Thousands throng Jagannath temple on New Year!

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik was among the thousands to visit Sri Jagannath temple in Puri on Sunday to take the blessings of deities on new year day.

Jan 01, 2017, 15:43 PM IST
IIT-Madras experts monitor tidal ingress in Puri

IIT-Madras experts monitor tidal ingress in Puri

Massive coastal erosion is wreaking havoc among the local population of Puri for the last five years.

Aug 15, 2016, 22:55 PM IST
Sudarshan Patnaik creates sand art at Puri beach on International Yoga Day

Sudarshan Patnaik creates sand art at Puri beach on International Yoga Day

Renowned sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture to mark the International Yoga Day on Tuesday at the Puri beach of Odisha.

Jun 21, 2016, 11:49 AM IST
Check out: 6 beauteous beaches in Odisha you didn't know much about!

Check out: 6 beauteous beaches in Odisha you didn't know much about!

Beaches are exotic. But did you know that there are more beaches in India, or any Indian city that you could actually be aware of? One of such states is Odisha.

May 28, 2016, 16:30 PM IST
Sudarshan Patnaik creates sand art on water conservation with slogan 'don't waste water'

Sudarshan Patnaik creates sand art on water conservation with slogan 'don't waste water'

Using the slogan ''don't waste water'', the acclaimed sand artist has attempted to send a message that ''every drop of water is precious, there could be no life without water''.

May 24, 2016, 12:07 PM IST
Odisha to develop beaches, monuments to attract tourists

Odisha to develop beaches, monuments to attract tourists

The Odisha government will develop several beaches, monuments and wildlife sanctuaries as tourist spots.

Feb 11, 2016, 09:21 AM IST
Merry Christmas: World's 'tallest' sand Santa is in India

Merry Christmas: World's 'tallest' sand Santa is in India

On Christmas eve, noted sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has created a 45-feet-high sand Santa Claus with a "World Peace" message at Puri beach here on Thursday.

Dec 24, 2015, 19:40 PM IST

Odisha sand artist`s sculpture to mark German win

Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Monday created a sand sculpture on the beach of Odisha`s Puri town to congratulate the German team on winning the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Jul 15, 2014, 19:07 PM IST

Sudarsan Pattnaik to attend sand sculpting world cup

Sudarsan Pattnaik to attend sand sculpting world cup

Jun 01, 2014, 21:16 PM IST

Narendra Modi & Nawaz Sharif`s sand sculpture at Puri beach

Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik on Sunday created a sand sculpture of Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi and Pakistani premier Nawaz Sharif with a message "Peace gets a chance" at Puri beach of Odisha.

May 25, 2014, 21:40 PM IST

Sandy tribute to Nelson Mandela on Puri beach

Well known sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Friday created a sculpture of Nelson Mandela on the Puri beach in Odisha to pay tribute to the anti-apartheid icon who died Thursday at the age of 95.

Dec 07, 2013, 09:08 AM IST

CCTV cameras removed from Puri beach

The Puri district administration Puri, which installed two close circuit television cameras on the sea beach, on Friday removed them after protests by women tourists.

Dec 07, 2012, 22:50 PM IST

CCTV cameras removed from Puri beach

The Puri district administration had installed two close circuit television cameras on the sea beach.

Dec 07, 2012, 22:21 PM IST

Puri - where corruption went full circle

The general belief that is abuzz in this part of India is that the people born in Orissa are lucky.

Feb 20, 2010, 15:35 PM IST

Puri - where corruption went full circle

The general belief that is abuzz in this part of India is that the people born in Orissa are lucky.

Feb 20, 2010, 15:35 PM IST