Artist Sudarshan Pattnaik on Christmas eve has created a 45 feet high sand Santa Claus with a world peace message at Puri beach here today.
Sudarshan Pattnaik Santa statue is claim to be world’s tallest Santa.
Artist Sudarshan used more than 1000 tonnes of sand with some coloured in creating Santa.
20 students of art school assisted him. The team took 22 hours in two days to build the huge structure, which is on display from today.
Lord Jesus and Mother Mary was also created by Sudarshan. He said, ” I have appealed to Limca book of records to place this record in their book. We broke our own previous records.”