No Thermocol for Ganesh Festival 2011 in Mumbai

Thermocol is one of the most used items in Ganesh pandal decorations in Mumbai, Pune, Thane, Nagpur, and all other cities in Maharashtra. For Ganesh Festival 2011, Government of Maharashtra has decided to impose a strict ban on the use of thermocol during the Ganesh festival in order to celebrate the Ganesh utsav in eco-friendly […]

Lalbaugcha Raja Mandal to celebrate Cool Ganeshotsav

Lalbaugcha Raja Ganesh of Mumbai, the most popular Ganesh idol in India, will celebrate cool Ganeshotsav. The Lalbaugcha Raja Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal has decided to build an air-conditioned waiting enclosure for devotees who throng the mandal to get the darshan of the Lord and wait for hours. This is the first of its kind in […]

Paper Ganesh idol in Mumbai for Eco Ganesh Chaturthi 2010 by DNA News Paper

DNA, a Daily Newspaper based out in several cities in India, has launched an initiative ‘Action is in my DNA’ on 14th August 2010. This is a programme for Eco-friendly Ganesh Chaturthi and Ganesh Utsav in India. As part of this, DNA is collecting paper from residential societies and other places to make an 8-ft […]

Vakratund Mela – The Eco friendly Ganesh idols Mela in Mumbai

Nirmitee is all set to organize Vakratund Mela 2011, the eco-friendly Ganesh Mela (exhibition of eco friendly Ganesha idols) at Nirmitee Gallery in Mumbai from last week of August to 4 September 2011. Nirmitee is the house of handicrafts and artifacts, located in Mumbai. The organization encourages innovative ideas in terms of making every festival and […]