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Indian sand artist wins prize in Denmark (With Image)


September 5th, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 5 (IANS) A sand sculpture on marine conservation created by Indian sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has won the prestigious audience prize at an international sand art competition held ... Read more...

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Indian sand artist wins gold in Spain (With Image)


July 18th, 2012 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 18 (IANS) Odisha-based sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik's sculpture of Hindu god Ganesha has won two gold medals at the just-concluded Solo International Sand Art Contest in Marbella, Spain, ... Read more...

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Sand artist Pattnaik conferred honorary doctorate


May 2nd, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 2 (IANS) Internationally-famed sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik was Wednesday conferred an honorary doctorate by a university in his home state Odisha.Pattnaik said the Berhampur University at Berhampur, about ... Read more...

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Indian artist to create climate change sculpture in Japan


January 22nd, 2012 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 22 (IANS) Indian sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik said Sunday he will craft a sculpture in Japan's Sapporo city next month on the impact of climate change.He said he ... Read more...

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Sand artist creates image on earth quake


September 20th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 19 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Monday created an image on the beach of his home town Puri in Orissa as a tribute to the victims of the ... Read more...

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Sand image on beach in Hazare’s support


August 13th, 2011 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 13 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Saturday created a colourful sand sculpture of Anna Hazare on the beach in Puri to express solidarity with the social activist in ... Read more...

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Orissa sculptor wins prize in Moscow


May 16th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 15 (IANS) Orissa-based sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik's sculpture of Mona Lisa, won the people's choice prize at the 3rd Moscow World Sand Sculpture Championship in Russia."I created ... Read more...

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Huge sand cake for birthday boy Sachin (With Image)


April 23rd, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 23 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik and his students Saturday sculpted a huge cake and 38 bats in sand on the beach of his home town Puri ... Read more...

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A huge sand cake for Sachin!


April 22nd, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 22 (IANS) 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 ... Read more...

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Indian sand artist selected for Moscow championship


April 15th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 15 (IANS) Orissa-based artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has been selected to represent India at the third world sand sculpture championship to be held in Moscow May 4-11."The theme of ... Read more...

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Sand sculpture of Santa Claus spreads ‘Go Green’ message in Puri


December 25th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by ANI
Puri (Orissa), Dec.25 (ANI): Renowned sand artist Sudarshan Patnaik created the world's biggest green coloured Santa Claus at the Golden beach of Puri to spread the message of 'Go Green'.Patnaik on Friday ... Read more...

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Orissa sand artist creates sculpture of Obama ahead of his India visit


November 5th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Puri, Nov 5 (ANI): Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik displayed a sculptor of US President Barack Obama at Puri beach as a mark of respect to the US President, who ... Read more...

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Sand sculpture in Orissa for Obama


November 4th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 4 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Thursday created a sand sculpture of US President Barack Obama on a beach in Orissa to welcome him to India, the artist said.Obama ... Read more...

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Sudarsan wins people’s choice prize in Canada (With Images)


September 8th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 8 (IANS) Orissa based sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik's sculpture of Lord Ganesha won the people's choice prize at the Canadian National Exhibition's first international sand sculpting competition. Pattnaik was the only ... Read more...

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Sand sculpture created on Puri beach to spread swine flu awareness


August 14th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0By Sharda LehangirPuri (Orissa), Aug 14 (ANI): Sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik created a sculpture depicting swine flu at Puri beach, to generate awareness of the disease.Pattnaik, ... Read more...

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Sudarsan Pattnaik’s sand sculpture on global warming wins Berlin contest (With Image)


August 1st, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 1 (IANS) Orissa-based renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik's creation on global warming won the people's choice award at the Eighth International Sand Sculpture Festival in Berlin, the artist said Sunday. Pattnaik, ... Read more...

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Sand artist sculpts ’save hockey’ message on Orissa beach (With Image)


January 14th, 2010 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 13 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand image Wednesday on the beach in Orissa's Puri town, appealing to people to save the sport of hockey - the country's ... Read more...

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Orissa artist creates over 100 sand images of Santa


December 24th, 2009 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 24 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik created over 100 colourful images of Santa Claus on a beach in Orissa's Puri town Thursday on the eve of Christmas. The sand replicas ... Read more...

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Orissa sand artist pays tribute to victims and heroes of 26/11


November 26th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Puri (Orissa), Nov 26 (ANI): Renowned sand artist Sudershan Patnaik paid homage to the victims of last year's Mumbai 26/11 terrorist' attacks by creating a replica of Hotel Taj Mahal, one of ... Read more...

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Sand image on Orissa beach to congratulate Obama (With Images)


October 10th, 2009 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 10 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Saturday created a four-foot high sand sculpture on Orissa's Puri beach to congratulate US President Barack Obama on winning the Nobel Peace Prize. Pattnaik ... Read more...

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7-feet high sand sculpture in Orissa highlights problem of global warming


September 24th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by ANI
Puri, Sep 24(ANI): World-renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has sculpted a 7-feet high sand sculpture of goddess Durga and a burning globe on the Puri beach to draw attention to global warming. ... Read more...

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Sand image of goddess Durga to highlight global warming (With Images)


September 23rd, 2009 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 23 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Wednesday created an image of goddess Durga and burning earth on the beach at Puri in Orissa to create awareness global warning. Pattnaik created the ... Read more...

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Orissa’s sand sculptor pays tribute to 9/11 victims


September 11th, 2009 - 9:31 pm ICT by ANI
Puri Beach (Orissa): Sudarsan Pattnaik, an internationally acclaimed sand artist, sculpted a gigantic model of the new United States Tower of Freedom in sand here on Friday.Pattnaik's artistic tribute was created on ... Read more...

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Jackson gets sandy tribute in Orissa on birthday (With Image)


August 29th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 29 (IANS) A sand image of Michael Jackson's face and a 15-foot long guitar has been sculpted on Orissa's Puri beach by sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik as a tribute ... Read more...

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40-foot sand Ganesha spreads global warming message (With Image)


August 23rd, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 23 (IANS) A 40-foot foot sand sculptor of Hindu god Ganesh holding a small tree with a message to check global warming is the main attraction on Puri's beach in ... Read more...

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Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik wins Berlin contest (With Image)


July 13th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 13 (IANS) Orissa based sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik was Monday announced as the winner of the people's choice award at the world championship held in Berlin last month for his ... Read more...

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Sandy tribute to Michael Jackson on Orissa beach (With Image)


June 26th, 2009 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 26 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik Friday paid tribute to the 'King of Pop' Michael Jackson who died of a cardiac arrest, by creating a sand image of the ... Read more...

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Orissa sculptor creates 15-foot Buddha in Berlin (With Image)


June 12th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 12 (IANS) Orissa's Sudarsan Patnaik has created a 15 feet high image of Buddha in sand as his entry in an international sand sculpture championship in Berlin, the artist said ... Read more...

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Orissa sculptor wins award in South Korea


May 29th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 29 (IANS) Orissa's Sudarsan Patnaik Friday won an award in South Korea for his sand sculpture on the threat of nuclear war. "I created a 15-feet high sand sculpture 'Stop Nuclear ... Read more...

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Now, sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik makes images on polls (With image)


April 20th, 2009 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 20 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik has found a unique way of asking people to elect the right leader for the country - he has created sculptures of Parliament ... Read more...

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Indian sand artist to create image of Lord Ganesha in Japan


March 18th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 18 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik Wednesday said he will create a 5.20 metre long sand sculpture of Lord Ganesha with Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati in Japan next month. "I ... Read more...

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Sudarsan Patnaik greets ‘Slumdog…’ team with sand Oscars(With image)


February 23rd, 2009 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 23 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik Monday created images of the Oscar trophies on a beach in Orissa to congratulate the team of "Slumdog Millionaire" that won eight Oscars, including ... Read more...

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Sculptor Sudarsan creates Obama’s image on sand


January 20th, 2009 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 20 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik Tuesday has created on Orissa's Puri beach a huge sculpture of the White House with Barack Obama in front of it.The four-foot high colourful ... Read more...

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25 feet Santa Claus in Puri


December 25th, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Sharada Lahangir Puri, Dec.25 (ANI): Noted sand artist Sudarshan Patnaik has sculpted Santa Claus and Jesus Christ at the Golden Beach of Puri, to spread the message of peace during Christmas ... Read more...

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Sculptor Sudarsan Patnaik creates ‘tallest sand Santa’ (With images)


December 24th, 2008 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Puri, Dec 24 (IANS) Santa Claus is usually identified with snow, but artist Sudarsan Patnaik Wednesday claimed to have created the world's tallest sand replica of Father Christmas on the Puri beach ... Read more...

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