Khairatabad Ganesh 2018 Photos, Height, Laddu Weight Details – The Khairatabad Ganesh will be standing 60 feet height with seven heads this year as ‘Saptamukhi Vinayaka’ or seven-headed Ganesha this year. The work started a few weeks ago and the foundation steel is laid already. Over sixty workers are welding the frame of the mighty statue under the guidance of chief Tamilian sculptor C Rajendran.
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60 Feet height
Estimated cost of building Saptamukhi Vinayaka would be between 50 to 60 lakh.
Over 100 craftsmen, artists and workers toil over a span of 90 days to create the idol.
32 Tonnes of Plaster of Paris, 20 Tonnes of Steel, 12 Tonnes of clay and 500 liters of paint is being used to craft a 60 feet tall idol.
The ritual started about 64 years ago by S Shankariah, grandfather of Khairtabad Ganesh Utsav Committee representative Raj Kumar Singari. Kumar said “Like every year the posture and attire of the idol will change and this year we have planned to make Saptamukhi Vinayaka
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Khairtabad Ganesh is one of the tallest Lord Ganesh Idol installed during Ganesh Chaturthi at Khairtabad, Hyderabad, India.
Devotees participate in the 11-day festival and thousands of people visit the place from other parts of the state, and also from other states of India. On the 11th day the idol is immersed in Hussain Sagar lake.
In 2013, a 59 feet Ganesh idol was installed to mark the completion of 59 years and a 4200 kg laddu was kept in the palm, that was made in a village named Tapeswaram located in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh.
The Khairatabad Ganesh laddu in 2015 was a massive 6000 kg in weight. This laddu as usual was prepared at Tapeswaram, by vendor Mr. Malli Babu who has been in the business for the past few years.
The Khariatabad Ganesh Idols are most famous in India, especially during the Vinayaka Chavithi Festival. Every year they come with new design and concept for making Ganesh Idols. This makes more exciting to watch Khariatabad Ganesh 2018 during the festival.
Like every year, this year also they have come with another different design. Everyone is eagerly waiting for to see the Khairatabad Ganesh 2018 Height Photos. So we have shared the latest Khairatabad Ganesh 2018 Height Photos on this page.
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