Everyone must have seen the Angry Hanuman painting on internet, in temples and even on cars. That ferocious looking God was painted by Mangalore-based artist Karan Acharya. The 29-year-old painter became an instant success all over after the Hanuman being adapted by various people. Moreover, recently Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his election rallies in Karnataka appreciated the work of Karan.
Recently Karan Acharya has made a smiling portrait of Prime Minister Modi, which has gone viral on social media. Karan has painted the picture of Modi as a thanks-giving gift. Posting the picture on social media, he wrote, 'Sir, Narendra Modi, thank you for seeing and appreciating my work! This is a small gift to thank you. Hopefully you will like.'
Karan painted the angry avatar of Hanuman in 2015. Karan is a devotee of Bajrangbali and always had an idea to draw a new incarnation of Hanuman which could be embedded on the saffron flag during festivals.