25 December 2016
Puri: It’s another World Record for internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik as the sand sculptor has created 1,000 Santa Claus in sand at the Puri beach on the occasion of Christmas, confirmed the Limca Book of Records on Sunday.
Pattnaik wrote about his new achievement in his official twitter account this morning.
“My SandArt with message "Bring happiness to the world " 1000 #santaclaus on sand at Puribeach, india for new #WorldRecord. #MerryChristmas,” read a message in Pattnaik’s twitter handle.
With this, multiple-award winning sand artist has broken the earlier world record set by him in 2012 when he created 500 sand Santa Clauses.
Worth mentioning, he had wowed many and stormed into the history by creating 100 sand Santa Clauses in 2009.