Khairatabad Ganesh Utsava Samathi has decided to install a 40-feet Ganesh idol for this Ganesh Chaturthi utsavams. In 2021, Ganesh Chaturthi utsavams begins on September 10 with Vinayaka Chavithi and ends on September 19 with Ganesh Nimajjanam (Anantha Chaturdashi).
The idol of Ganesh would be erected at a 40-feet height this year in view of COVID-19 pandemic. And the Ganesha idol will be made in “Panchamukha Rudra Mahaganapathi” avatar this year. The statue will be made of using medicinal plants and other herbs.
The idol of Sri Panchamukha Rudra Maha Ganapathi will be sitting in the middle, whom Lord Nandishwara and Garuthmantha praying to. Behind Nandishwara and Garuthmantha, Lion and a Horse are portrayed. On each side of the Ganesh Mandapam, Radha Krishna and Nagadevatha are depicted beautifully.
The sculptor of Khairatabad Ganesh, Shilpi Rajender who has been making the giant Ganesh will also prepare the 40-feet idol this year as well. This theme of the mammoth Ganesha idol is designed by S. Anbarasan. The clay to prepare the idol is being brought from Gujarat.
Khairatabad Ganesh 2020 | 9-feet ‘Dhanvantari Narayana Maha Ganapati’
The idol of Sri Dhanvantari Narayana Maha Ganapathi will be holding Ayurvedic scripture in the right hand, conch and ayurvedic herbs on the left hand, along with that amritabhandam, laddu and kalasham on the trunk.
Khairatabad Ganesh 2019 – 61-feet Sri Dwadashaditya Maha Ganapati
“Sri Dwadashaditya Maha Ganapati” is the basic theme name for this Ganpati. As per sources, the idol will have 12-headed snake in the background. The idol will also have 14 arms and 14 Ayudhams (weapons), one each in a hand.
Khairatabad Ganesh 2018 – 57-feet Sri Saptamukha Vinayakudu
“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 Ganapathi 2017 – Sri Chandi Kumara Anantha Maha Ganapathi
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.