Bhubaneswar, 08th July, 2016 (OdishaLIVE Bureau): Shri Sudarsan Pattnaik, Odisha’s celebrated sand artist, has made his place, yet again, in the headlines by holding up the Limca Book Record by creating 100 sand ‘Raths’ a day before Sri Gundicha Yatra on 6th July, 2016.

Shri Sudarsan Pattnaik has been making sand art related to Rath Yatra every year. “This will be a big draw for tourists who have come here to witness Rath Yatra happening today,” he said.

He informed that about 800 bags of sand were used within 2,500 sq. ft area to create 100 chariots. Pattnaik took about 20 hours spread over three days to complete it. Twenty-five students from his institute assisted him in this work.

He already has 20 world records to his name.

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