Ganesh Chaturthi

Idle idol makers of Delhi

Idle idol makers of Delhi

August 20, 2020

August is normally the busiest time for idol makers in India as the festival season is just around the corner. Idol makers would be busy giving final touches to their Ganesha or even Durga idols around this time. But this year their livelihood is in peril due to Covid19 pandemic,...

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Battling the single-use plastic epidemic

Battling the single-use plastic epidemic

September 2, 2019

India generates around 9.4 million tonnes of plastic waste annually, with around 42 pc falling in the category of single-use plastics, causing serious damage to the environment. With the clarion call of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ban these, India is coming up with several al...

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Handcrafting the idols of Lord Ganesha during Ganesh Chaturthi

Handcrafting the idols of Lord Ganesha during Ganesh Chaturthi

September 18, 2018

  India is a country where every other day is a celebration and people love to dwell in the joy of festivities. Ganesh Chaturthi/ Vinayak Chaturthi – is widely celebrated around the country especially in the Indian western states of Maharashtra and Goa and southern sta...

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