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International Sand Art Festival begins On Dec 1 at Konark

Bhubaneswar, Oct 24: International Sand Art Festival is scheduled to begin on December 1 at Chandrabhaga beach in Konark where national and international sand artists are expected to participate in the competition.

The The fourth edition of International Sand Art festival ends on December 5. Odisha Tourism is organising the event on the day during Konark dance festival to attract more visiotrs to come and watch the sand art.

The overseas artists from Mexico, Spain, Singapore, France, Norway, Germany, Netherland and USA are expected to participate in the competition. Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik is the brand ambassador of this event.

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