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 keeping with the idol makers, these idols won’t pollute the water our bodies and they’ll get dissolved in water inside an hour.
The principle job 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 few years throughout the pageant, this yr, it has ready idols with crimson sands and seeds that won’t contaminate the water our bodies.
In keeping 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, on account of which many fishes die.”
“This yr, we’re developing with 1,000 idols with 6 inches to 18 inches. The response is nice. With the federal government banning immersion of idols in water our bodies on account of COVID-19 outbreak, folks can purchase these Ganesha idols full of seeds and dissolve them of their gardens or close by fields,” he stated.
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