• search
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS  
For Daily Alerts

Sudarsan Pattnaik wins gold medal at 10th Moscow sand art championship

By PTI
|

Bhubaneswar, April 29: Noted sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik from Odisha has won the jury prize gold medal at the 10th Moscow Sand art Championship.

Pavel Menikov, the chief organiser of the event presented the prestigious prize at Kolomenskoye, Moscow, Pattnaik said in a statement.

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik

The event concluded yesterday. Twenty five sculptors from different countries around the world had participated in the championship on the theme - "World Around Us".

Pattnaik said he had created a 10 feet high sand sculpture of Lord Ganesh and inscribed "Go Green" on the statue.

Sudarsan said he chose this message to highlight the importance of ecological balance in the face of global warming.

Recently, Pattnaik had created world's tallest sand castle at Puri beach.

PTI

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more