A Unique Graphic Cultural series in Pattachitra on the Sri Jagannath, The Lord of the Universe.
Jai Jagannath. More
A Unique Graphic Cultural series in Pattachitra
The exciting journey of God Particle or Brahma possessed by Lord Shri Krishna in a human body is never told at universal arena since Lord Shri Krishna left the earth with his material form.As per hindu worship, devotion and belief, sri jagannath possess the same god particle or brahma to be worshipped as the lord of the whole universe, there are a plethora of mythological stories and folk tales concerning the unparallelled human like life and philosophy of lord jagannatha and his cult at srikshetra puri.
All such narrations the same fabulous narrations are being presented through patta paintings by pacad comics for the first time. It is an humble attempt to present the rich odishan culture, tradition and the divine stories of lord jagannath in a unique manner.
Lord srikrishna leaves his mortal frame at the end of dwaraka, kaliyug begins, the great daru is obtained from the ocean, vidyapati goes in search of sri nilamadhaba, king indradyumna builds sri mandira and the idols, above all brahma installs the deities in sri mandira – all these have been portrayed through patta paintings. We hope it shall win the appreciation of all culture minded readers and people all across.
The objective of such project is to make our younger generation aware about our roots and original culture having a rich tradition of spiritual practices and rituals. As Graphic novel medium is more accepted among children and young audience, this is a unique attempt not only to make them aware but also make them feel proud about their rich cultural and spiritual tradition. Such an attempt would also give a new dimension and horizon to thousands of traditional pattachitra artists of the region opening new avenues of employment generation and a better livelihood converging with digital technology.
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