Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik on Saturday created an art piece in Puri, to pay tribute to all mothers on the occasion of Mother’s Day.

Here is the image:

Patnaik recently won gold medal at the ninth sand sculpture championship in Moscow, for his 15-feet high art work ‘Mahatma Gandhi’s sculpture for non-violence and peace’.

He runs a sand art school at Puri beach in Odisha.

He has participated in more than 50 international sand sculpture championships across the world and won many awards for the country.

In 2014, he was honoured with the fourth highest civilian award Padma Shri.