Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today greeted the people of the State on the occasion of Viswakarma Puja.
The CM took to Twitter to extend his warm greetings to the people.
ପବିତ୍ର ବିଶ୍ଵକର୍ମା ପୂଜା ଉପଲକ୍ଷେ ସମସ୍ତଙ୍କୁ ହାର୍ଦ୍ଦିକ ଶୁଭେଚ୍ଛା ଓ ଅଭିନନ୍ଦନ। ପ୍ରଭୁ ବିଶ୍ଵକର୍ମାଙ୍କ ଆଶୀର୍ବାଦରୁ ସମସ୍ତଙ୍କ ଜୀବନ ସୁଖ ଓ ସମୃଦ୍ଧିମୟ ହେବା ସହ କାରିଗରୀ ଜ୍ଞାନ କୌଶଳରେ ଓଡ଼ିଶା ଆହୁରି ବିକଶିତ ଓ ସମୃଦ୍ଧ ହେଉ। #ViswakarmaPuja pic.twitter.com/FSnN0Trrej
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) September 17, 2019
Vishwakarma Jayanti is being celebrated across the State today. Vishwakarma is considered as swayambhu and creator of the world. He constructed the holy city of Dwarka where Krishna ruled, the Maya Sabha of the Pandavas, and was the creator of many fabulous weapons for the gods.
Vishwakarma is also called the divine carpenter, is mentioned in the Rig Veda, and is credited with Sthapatya Veda, the science of mechanics and architecture.