Indian playback singer Lata Mangeshkar celebrates her 90th birthday today. Among the best-known singers from India, she earned herself the rightful title of being the Nightingale in Hindi cinema. Over a thousand songs in Hindu films and more than 36 regional language songs, she has made a mark with her soulful voice. Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has made a beautiful sand art to wish the veteran singer on the industry. He wrote, "May Lord Jagannath bless you with good health and long life. You are the inspiration of billions hearts," in his caption. Pattnaik has carved out his own space on the internet with his spectacular talent of making sand arts. Lata Mangeshkar 90th Birthday: Here Are Some Lesser-Known Facts About the Legendary Singer.
Sudarsan Pattnaik makes and dedicates his sand art for several events, be it festivals, paying a tribute or lauding an achievement. On Lata Mangeshkar's 90th birthday, he carved out her face into the sand at Puri beach in Odisha and extended his warm wishes for the long life of the singer. The sand art shows Lata Didi as she is fondly called in a white saree with yellow border and he has also added a veena (musical instrument) below her caricature in the sand. He also adds some colourful flowers along with his birthday wish for her. Chandrayaan 2 Enters Moon's Orbit, Sudarsan Pattnaik Congratulates ISRO With a Sand Art (See Picture).
Check Sudarsan Pattnaik's Sand Art For Lata Mangeshkar:
Namaskar Lata Didi! Happy birthday to you. May Lord Jagannath bless you with good health and long life. You are the inspiration of billions hearts. My SandArt at Puri beach in Odisha. #HappyBrithDayLataDidi pic.twitter.com/CBuPwQpqi4
— Sudarsan Pattnaik (@sudarsansand) September 28, 2019
Lata Mangeshkar carved a space for herself in the industry with her melodious voice. She has even made her way to the Guinness World Records List as the most recorded artiste in playback singing. She has recorded more than 50,000 songs and has been a recipient of Bharat Ratna and three National Film Awards.