A day forward of Ganesh Chaturthi, Kovai Kulangal Padhukaapu, an NGO primarily based in Coimbatore has made eco-friendly Ganesha idols with lentil seeds embedded in them.
In accordance with the idol makers, these idols won’t pollute the water our bodies and they’re going to get dissolved in water inside an hour.
The principle process of the NGO is to take away particles and maintain the water our bodies clear within the metropolis. Whereas the organisation is making Ganesha idols since previous couple of years through the competition, this yr, it has ready idols with pink sands and seeds that won’t contaminate the water our bodies.
In accordance with Kannan, a social employee related to the NGO stated: “Throughout Ganesh Chaturthi, folks purchase Ganesha idols colored with Enamel paint. After worshipping them, folks immerse these idols in water our bodies, contaminating the water, resulting from which many fishes die.”
“This yr, we’re developing with 1,000 idols with 6 inches to 18 inches. The response is sweet. With the federal government banning immersion of idols in water our bodies resulting from COVID-19 outbreak, folks should purchase these Ganesha idols full of seeds and dissolve them of their gardens or close by fields,” he stated.
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