Odisha artist creates 1,000 sand sculptures of Santa Claus

| Updated: Dec 26, 2016 14:14 IST

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Dec. 26 (ANI): Renowned sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik created around 1,000 sculptures of Santa Claus in Odisha during the Christmas weekend in an attempt to create a world record. He, along with 35 students, created around 1,000 sculptures of Santa Claus using a huge amount of sand. A sculpture of Jesus Christ along with Mother Mary attracted the attention of many at the beach. In 2012, in a similar record, Pattnaik and his team created 500 sculptures of Santa Claus and in 2015, Pattnaik created a national record by making a 45-feet high sculpture of Santa Claus. (ANI)
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