Satyanarayan Maharana got India Book of Record making smallest chariots


Satyanarayan Maharana from Berhampur, Odisha has entry into India Book of Records making smallest chariots for the three deities — Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Goddess Subhadra.

The rath for Lord Jagannath measures 14 inches in height, nine inches in diameter and is fitted with 16 wheels, 4 horses and other parswa devatas.

The rath meant for Lord Balabhadra is 13 inches high, fitted with 14 wheels, 4 horses and other parswa devatas and has a diameter of six inches while the rath for Goddess Subhadra’s measures 12.5 inches in height, with a six inches diameter, fitted with 12 wheels, 4 horses and other parswa devatas.

Satya took part in the International Sand Art Festival held at Konark last year and his works on Swachh Bharat, Indian heritage and global warming were largely appreciated.

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