Khairatabad Ganesh Utsava Samithi (Khairatabad Ganesh Utsav Committee), Hyderabad’s mamoth Ganesh Mandal, will release the model picture of 60-foot giant Ganapathi Vigraham for Vinayaka Chavithi celebrations 2018 very shortly.
“Sri Saptamukha Vinayakudu” is the basic theme name for this Ganpati. As per sources, the idol will have 7-headed snake in the background. The idol will also have 14 arms and 14 Ayudhams (weapons), one each in a hand.
The Seven-headed mammoth idol will have Srinivasa Kalyanam (the set of celestial marriage of Lord Venkateshwara and Padmavathi Ammavaru) in the left side and Shiva Parvathi in the right side.
Khairatabad Ganesha (the Mammoth Ganapathi idol) known as the biggest and one of the most popular Ganesha Utsav mandals in not only Hyderabad but also in entire India, has got their first puja to Ganesha on 25 May 2018.
In 2018, Ganesh Navaratri begins on August with Ganesh Chaturhti Puja. According to the organizers, this year the Ganapathi vigraham will be of 57 feet height.
This year (2018) is the 64th Year of Ganapathi Navaratri celebrations for Khairatabad Ganesh Utsava Samithi.
Khairatabad Ganapathi 2017
Sri Chandi Kumara Anantha Maha Ganapathi” is the basic theme name for this Ganpati. As per the picture released, it will have ‘Maha Kala Sadashivudu’ at its left side and the scene of ‘Mahishasura Mardhini’ at its right side. The idol will have 12-headed snake in the background. The portrayals of Goddess Chandi and Lord Subrahmanya Swamy (Kumara swamy) are also play their part in this large Ganesha.