Ganesh Puja in Hyderabad
Big Ganesha Idols up to 70 feet are made and worshipped for 9-11 days in Andhra Pradesh. There after Idols are immersed in River or Sea to symbolise god is taking all the misfortunes of his disciples along with him to kailash. People of Hyderabad celebrate Ganesh Pooja as a major festival
Khairatabad (Hyderabad) is famous for Ganesh Pooja celebrations from last 57 years festival is celebrated and a tradition of Preparing Bulk Laddu (100-500 kgs) and offering it to the lord and at the end this laddu (sweet) is auctioned, Can you imagine how much does it cost ?
Laddus are offered from 10 kgs - 500 kgs at different Pandals and all these laddus are auctioned. They cost from Rs 10,000 to 7 lakhs. Most of the times Real estate Businessman purchase this on auction.
Ganesh Puja in Hyderabad Reviewed by Gowardhan Doddi on 8/31/2011 10:54:00 AM Rating: