Sand Art of Goddess Saraswati on the Golden Sea Beach of Puri

Odisha/ Puri: On the occasion of Basant Panchami (Saraswati Puja), it is the prayer of international sand artist Manas Kumar Sahoo to the goddess to protect the world from the Carona virus. At the Manas Sahoo Sand Art Park, situated at the golden sea beach of Puri near Light House, the artist has made the art of Veena Dharini, the goddess of learning Mata Saraswati along with the arts of Veena, Lakhani, prose, poetries and the literature of various types. Also, the artist prays the goddess to protect the earth from the deadly Coronavirus which is grasping the world slowly. This sand art is 15 feet in width and some 15 tonnes of sand is used to make it. It took Mr. Sahoo and the students of his Institute nearly seven hours to finish. In this sand art, he has given the message of “Stay informed & Stop Coronavirus” “Save India from Coronavirus” “Happy Vasant Panchami”