Sudarsan Pattnaik

  • World's biggest sand Jesus at Puri beach 24-12-2013 07:08 PM

    Odisha's noted sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has created yet another wonder erecting a 35 feet by 75 feet sand idol of Lord Jesus. Sudarsan used about 1000 tonnes of sand mixed with coloured sand in the statue which comprised the sculptor of Lord Jesus, Mother Mary and Santa Clause. Pattnaik,...
  • Sudarsan to sell sand art on canvas to help Phailin victims 20-10-2013 04:58 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Internationally renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik on Sunday said he will sell some of his sand art on canvas to support victims of cyclone Phailin. The fund raised from the sale would directly go to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund, he said. "As an artist I want to support...
  • Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik returns land given by Odisha 26-05-2013 04:33 AM

    Bhubaneswar: Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik on Saturday said he has returned a piece of land the state government had allotted him in Odisha as he was not allowed to construct on it. Pattnaik said the state government had given him about half an acre of land at the...
  • Copenhagen: Sudarsan Pattnaik wins 'The Danish Grand Prize' 21-05-2013 09:46 AM

    London: Internationally acclaimed Indian Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has won the grand prize at the prestigious Copenhagen International Sand sculpture festival in Denmark for his sculpture on environment. Pattnaik, who is from Orissa, won the prize for his sand sculpture 'Go Green, Save Earth'. He created the 15 feet-high sculpture...
  • A huge sand cake for Sachin's birthday! 23-04-2011 11:56 AM

    Bhubaneswar: Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Friday began sculpting a huge cake and 38 bats in sand on the beach of his home town Puri as a birthday gift to cricketer Sachin Tendulkar who turns 38 Sunday. Pattnaik said this is a special year for Sachin because of India's victory in...
  • Young Indian Leaders: sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik 27-10-2010 09:57 AM

    Sudarsan Pattnaik started off as a poor domestic helper. But his determination growing with the hardships in life. ...