Actress Amrita Rao is satisfied that her community Ganesh pandal committee has taken a timely decision of suspending the annual Ganesh Chaturthi celebration from August 21 this year to February 2021.
Citing the case in point of the GSB Sarvajanik Ganeshotsava Samiti that organises a large pandal celebration at the Wadala Ram Mandir, the actress explained: “I have been visiting the pandal since my childhood and my Ganesh Chaturthi celebration is incomplete without the need of this ‘darshan’, on the other hand I am really amazed and grateful to the G.S.B Samiti that without the need of thinking about donations or any other factor, they have postponed their pandal celebration this August in most effective fascination of the public’s health. I hope other pandal committees just take inspiration and do the very same.”
Her community Ganesh Samiti idol, while big in dimension, is a fully eco-welcoming idol. Also, biodegradable containers are used for ‘prasadam’ and use of plastic is prevented.
“Mother nature experienced to pretty much lock individuals down in their residences to regain its stability. The rivers and lakes have self purified by themselves from our harmful procedure. COVID-19 has been a massive wake-up sign from the setting, and as dependable citizens we need to strive to retain our surroundings pure and poisonous absolutely free,” explained Amrita.
Past yr, she had released her personal pre-consciousness campaign “Eco Bappa Morya” by way of a promotional movie, whereby the actress experienced interacted with sculptors, oceanography scientist, beach front cleansing activist, and chef Vikas Khanna to advertise different alternatives of eco-helpful idols together with chocolate Ganesha. She also stressed on the fact that “the size of our devotion doesn’t rely on the dimensions of the idol we pray to”.