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Sudarshan Craft Museum

Station Road, Puri 752001, India
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Ancient Craft of Stone Carving

The Sudarshan Craft Museum has been there since last several years and has been a school of stone... read more

Reviewed March 9, 2018
YoshoP
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Chennai (Madras), India
It is a Buddhist temple with a centre of arts with a sales centre

The place is just near Puri station..The name Museum is a little misleading..It is a craft centre... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2018
JAIDEEP_BANERJEE
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Singapore, Singapore
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Station Road, Puri 752001, India
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Reviewed March 9, 2018

The Sudarshan Craft Museum has been there since last several years and has been a school of stone carving along with the Museum and Buddha Temple. Started by Mr Sudarshan, a very humble and master craftsman, the museum showcases beautiful stone sculptures and also a...More

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Reviewed February 21, 2018

The place is just near Puri station..The name Museum is a little misleading..It is a craft centre with a Sales room There are 3 parts in it: 1) One small Buddhist temple, some call is Japanese temple as well 2) Craft centre where you will...More

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Reviewed January 31, 2018

This Craft Museum has a collection of paintings, sculptures, art works, wooden sculptures etc. Good collection of artifacts.

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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Apart from having a look at the crafts museum, there's a nice japanese pagoda there to see. Can spend a few minutes in local site seeing.

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Reviewed December 4, 2017

to my surprise, there is a japanese temple in puri. Beautifully crafted with Japanese Buddha Images and Idols . and intriguing beautiful example of Japanese architecture in Puri . Also one can see various scultures and idols carved from stone or wood at the exhibition...More

1  Thank Jira-Jett
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

Sudarshan Craft Museum is the abode of very fine art work. You can find sculptures built in stone and wood on display here. There are several different paintings on display. You also get to visit the workshop in the premises where you can see artisans...More

1  Thank rajani k
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Reviewed April 17, 2017

Very good curios and artifacts are available over here at reasonable rates. Idols of Lord Ganesh in various shapes and sizes are available. Sudarshan Sahoo is a master craftsman and his sculptures are worth a look see.

1  Thank kuldeepsingh2016
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Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

If you are interested in buying sculptures or looking at craftsman peacefully sculpting their latest work then you should visit Sudharshan Crafts museum. Located on station road, this is a quaint and peaceful place which also houses a Buddhist monastery. Though the monastery was closed...More

3  Thank Vyomi M
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Reviewed April 21, 2016

i accidentally went to this place looking at the hoarding outside the place. i loved looking at the sculptures and the work they do. They also have a small showroom and have some amazing work. They have a Bhagwadgita Wooden charriot and all the works...More

1  Thank Belur A
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Reviewed January 29, 2016

This is a small museum but houses some of the most beautiful sculptures developed by non traditional artists of Orissa. This was started by Sudarshan Sahoo, a famous non traditional sculptor who received the Padma Shri from Govt of India. A number of beautiful sculptures...More

Thank kc j
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