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Raghurajpur villagers thanked CM Patnaik for promoting Pattachitra in international arena

Raghurajpur villagers thanked CM Patnaik for promoting Pattachitra in international arena

Puri, June 24 (UNI) Villagers of Raghurajpur heritage village are cheerful as soon as they learnt that Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik during his meeting with Pope in Rome presented a Pattachitra "Tree of Life" to him.
The creator of the Pattachitra noted artist Apindra Swain said he did not know while selling it to a government officer that it will be presented to Pope in Rome.
Swain said the Pattachitra painting has been done using four colours — white, black, red and blue. It symbolically reflects the natural life force of all including vegetation, animals, and humans besides the natural environment said, Swain.

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