Renowned Stone Sculptors Of Odisha (India)

Renowned Stone Sculptors Of Odisha (India)

Shri Sudarshan Sahoo

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He is a man with decades of experience and mastery of expression over stone in the field of stone sculpting. He is the man who holds many prestigious awards under his hat, like the National Award for stone carving in 1981, the Padma Shrii in 1988, the Shilpi Guru Award in 2003, the Odisha Lalit Kala Academy's Dharmapada Award in 2012, and Padma Vibhushan in 2021. It is very difficult to share his legacy of six decades in 60 or a few more words. He is a sculptor who can write countless stories over stones.

We are proud of you for making us proud.

Shri Raghunath Mohapatra

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He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1975, the Padma Bhushan in 2001, and the Padma Vibhushan in 2013 on the occasion of the 64th Republic Day of India. He is a pioneer in this field, with the persona of a prodigy. The young boy feared going to school and dropped out of class III, but never feared hammering the chisel over a stone to create magnificent sculptures.

The master left us to his heavenly abode in 2021, but his mastery is a crowning legacy to all of us.

Shri Pravakar Maharana

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Shilpiguru Pravakar Maharana was born into a family of artisans, but his strong passion for drawing and painting led him to explore the world of sculpting deities with devotion. For his artistic excellence and devotion to preserving the dying art of stone sculpture, he was awarded Padma Shri 2018. His weathered hands can make stones alive with history, heritage, and humanity.

To maintain the legacy of Odisha in sculpting stones, he is training young hands to remind the world that true art transcends time.


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