12 January 2019
Puri: Urging everyone to remember Swami Vivekananda's message of peace and brotherhood, world renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik sculpted a mesmerizing sand art on the golden sea beach of Puri on 156th birth anniversary of the great thinker Swami Vivekananda.
Mentioning the importance of the day across the country she wrote, Pattnaik has called for the youth to work towards a green environment. It is notable to mention here that Swami Vivekananda's birthday is also celebrated as National Youth Day for the young minds to come together and dispel the climate of hatred and work for the greater glory of the nation.
Vivekananda was born as Narendranath Datta in the then Calcutta on January 12, 1863. He died on July 4, 1902.