Ganesh Chaturti 2012

    Ganesh Chaturti 2012

    Making of Ganesha for Ganesh Chaturti 2012

    Artisans working on Ganesha idols are busy creating beautiful Ganesha for this year’s Ganesh festival approaching on 19th September 2012

    Dressing up Ganpatis, divine job for some

    Dressed in vibrant colours — a yellow or peacock-coloured dhoti and an equally colouful stole — Ganesha idols are a visual treat for devotees during the Ganpati festival. Making the idols look beautiful with their...

    8 Ways to Have an Eco-Friendly Ganpati

      Ganesh Chaturthi is a popular festival celebrated in India. The 10-day long celebration includes decorating Ganesha idols at home, making and enjoying mouth-watering delicacies and of course, music, lights and immersion of the idol...

    Making a god out of clay

    While Ganesh festival brings to the fore the cooperative spirit among different communities in Hubli-Dharwad, it also provides an opportunity for artisans to showcase their talent by creating idols depicting Lord Ganesh in myriad...

    Biggest and famous Ganpatis of Mumbai

    Mumbaicha Raja Where: Ganesh Galli, Mumbai Famous for: Oldest Ganesh pandal in the city The history: One of the oldest known Ganesh pandals in the state, the Lalbaug Sarvajanik Utsav Mandal, Ganesh Galli started the festival in 1928 to inspire...

    Spiderman to Eega: Namma-style Ganeshas in Bangalore

    As Ganesh Chaturthi draws closer, the markets are reverberating with the sounds of skilled idol makers giving the final, finishing touches to the lovable, elephant god which is visible on every alley and bylane,...

    Ganesha idols in the making in Chennai

    Over 1,000 Ganesha idols, being made at Mangadu, are expected to adorn various pandals across Chennai, Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur districts on Vinayaka Chathurthi festival, which falls on September 19 this year. These idols are being...

    Now, idols go green with veggies

    At a time when Ganesh mandals across the city are caught in the race to roll out the biggest Ganesh idol, albeit using plaster of Paris and thick coats of chemical paint, students at...

    3,500 kg ‘maha laddu’ for Khairatabad Ganesha

    This laddu is being made by a sweet-maker from Tapeswaram in East Godavari district A sweets and savouries maker from Tapeswaram in East Godavari district, known particularly for his ‘Kaja’, a delicacy from the region,...

    Fallen Ganpati idol to rise again this year

    Organisers of the Ganesha Tejukaya Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal Trust in Lalbaug are on tenterhooks this year. Their towering 21-feet-high Ganpati idol took a tumble during last year's immersion procession, leaving many devotees and organisers...
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