Odisha artist Saswat Ranjan Sahu created an idol of Lord Jagannath with 3635 matchsticks


Amidst growing cases of the corona, an Odisha artist has sculpted Lord Jagannath with 3,635 matchsticks. Saswat Ranjan Sahu of Puri said, "I used 3,635 matchsticks to make this idol and it took me 11 days to complete it."

Through this statue, I have prayed to Lord Jagannath to eradicate the corona epidemic from our lives. Sahu said, "People are not allowed to enter the Jagannath temple because of Corona, so I decided to help people through their artwork."