By Our Correspondent
PURI: On the eve of ” World Heart Day” International Sand Artist Manas Kumar Sahoo creates awareness on Sand Art near Light House on the Beach of Puri, Odisha., Today while the whole world commemorates “World Heart Day” in a different manner, Sahoo, the renowned Sand Artist observes conveying a greater message to all through his miniature replica of a ‘Human Heart’ on sand.
His Sand Art is meant to create awareness amongst all to take utmost care of their heart to lead a happy and healthy life. Sedentary lifestyle or lack of physical activity, chewing tobacco or its forms, drinking alcohol, unhealthy diet etc are some of the causes for an unhealthy heart. So one needs to follow a healthy regime for a healthy heart.
Our heartfelt gratitude to the artist for his constant effort to withstand the patience for long 5 hours to create this heart which covers almost 15 feet width of the seashore and out of 15 tons of sand on the sandy beach of Puri near Light House. Manas believes that ahealthy heart envelopes the compassion and the knowledge of the whole world. So “KEEP YOUR HEART FIT & HEALTHY”.
Sand artist Sahoo is the finalist of the popular reality show India’s got talent Khoj 2 of Colors TV. He has also participated in near about 16 International sand sculpture championships and festivals around the world and wins many prizes for the country. Byte-Manas Sahoo, Sand Artist