Friday, February 21, 2014

International Sand Artist Manas Kumar Sahoo's Art Promotes Awareness on Hindu Environment

DISHADIARY
INDIA---India is home to a significant number of holy towns, cities and sites which draw pilgrims from all corners of the world. Over the past two decades India’s holy sites have seen a large increase in the number of pilgrims visiting them. In many instances this has led to significant environmental problems. In view of this huge gathering there is special important to protect nature & environment at Puri. On this occasion reputed international sand artist Mr. Manas Kumar Sahoo has prepared a sand sculpture at the golden sea beach near light house of puri at the distance of 65 K.M from capital of Odisha, Bhubaneswar. This sand sculpture depicts the king of nature is holding the nature messaging about the “protecting the environment”. By this art the artist Mr. Sahoo wants to be the message of “Protect the Environment”. The sand sculpture is the height of 13 feet, consisting of 20 tons of sand and a continuous labour of 8 hours. [link]