Arun Yogiraj is an Indian sculptor from Mysore, Karnataka. He comes from a distinguished family in which there have been sculptors for five generations. His father, Yogiraj, and grandfather, Basavanna Shilpi, were also renowned sculptors. Arun completed his MBA and worked for some time in a private company, but in 2008 he decided to become a full-time sculptor.
Arun Yogiraj’s sculptures are known for their beauty and excellence. He has created sculptures of many famous people, including Subhash Chandra Bose, Mahatma Gandhi, and Lord Rama. His 30 feet statue of Subhash Chandra Bose is installed in the chhatri behind Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate in New Delhi.
Arun Yogiraj’s sculptures have been displayed in exhibitions across India. He has been honored with many awards for his work, including National Awards, State Awards, and many others.
Arun Yogiraj is a talented sculptor who has received worldwide acclaim for his work. He is a promising hope for the future of Indian sculpture.
The idol of Shri Ram is made by Arun Yogiraj. This statue depicts Lord Rama at the age of 5 years. This statue is made of Krishnashila and weighs approximately 150 to 200 kg. This statue has been installed in the sanctum sanctorum of Ram temple in Ayodhya.
Statue of Shri Ram made by Arun Yogiraj
It took almost 2 years for Arun Yogiraj to make this statue. He worked very hard to make this statue and gave his best in it. Looking at this statue it seems that Lord Ram himself is standing in front. This statue is an important achievement in the history of Indian sculpture.”