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Don’t Worry, Ghee Happy: Hindu Stories in Pixar Form

Wednesday 03.28.2012 , Posted by



Hinduism is a fascinating religion that is full of rich stories, many of which have been depicted visually for hundreds of years throughout India.
A large number of the Hindu population display pictures of these deities in their homes, such as Ganesh, Vishnu, Shiva and Hanuman . Sanjay Patel grew up in a home like this. A lead animator at Pixar Animation studios, he decided to take these well known images and display them in a very different form using the most modern and best tools available. The result? Several successful book publications, good press, and opportunities to display his art in respected art museums. [Read more…]

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