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Indian artist crafts tribute in sand to Obama


November 5th, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Puri (Orissa), Nov 5 (IANS) As the United States Wednesday elected Barack Obama as its 44th president, across the seas in India's eastern Orissa state artist Sudarsan Patnaik busied himself crafting ... Read more...

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Obama, McCain images created on Orissa beach


November 2nd, 2008 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Puri, Nov 2 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik Sunday created the images of US presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain on a Orissa beach.Patnaik also created five feet long sand image ... Read more...

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Sand artist Sudarsan wins Berlin contest, creates record


July 15th, 2008 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 15 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik has become the first Indian to win a world championship held in Berlin for his sculpture on global warming. His victory will see his ... Read more...

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Sculpted Lord Jagannath reappears on Puri beach


July 3rd, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Sarada Lahangir Puri (Orissa), July 3 (ANI): Noted Sand artist Sudarshan Patnaik has sculpted a statue of Lord Jagannath on the Puri beach here ahead of the chariot festival better known ... Read more...

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Orissa sand artist bags top prize in Berlin


June 13th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 13 (IANS) Orissa sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik has won the first prize for his sculpture on global warming at the United Sand Festivals (USF) World Double Championship in Berlin. "I ... Read more...

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Sand artist Sudarsan wins prize in Moscow


May 31st, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by admin
Bhubaneswar, May 31 (IANS) A sand sculpture of Lord Ganesh expressing his concern over global warming, created by Orissa artist Sudarsan Patnaik, has won the people's choice prize at an international sand ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Orissa sand artist sculpts Myanmar cyclone havoc


May 8th, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by admin
Puri, May 8 (IANS) Well-known sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik has created a sand image here of the havoc wrought in Myanmar by the killer cyclone to seek help for the hundreds of ... Read more...

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Sand replica of Shah Jahan’s dagger on Puri beach


April 16th, 2008 - 5:41 pm ICT by admin
Puri, April 16 (IANS) Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik has created a 10-foot long replica of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan's dagger at Orissa's Puri beach. The original dagger, which dates back to 1629-30, ... Read more...

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Indian artist’s sand Taj draws crowds in Belgium


February 24th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by admin
Bhubaneswar, Feb 24 (IANS) A sand replica of the Taj Mahal created by Indian sand sculptor Sudarsan Patnaik at a fair in Belgium is drawing huge crowds. Patnaik created the Taj replica ... Read more...

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