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Go green, worship Ganesha idols without toxic materials – cool video makes a telling point

Ganesha festivals are hugely popular but extract a heavy price on environment.   The Ganesha idols made of Plaster of Paris and painted with toxic hues clog up the lakes and pollute them.

Staff correspondent, NewsCrunch

Ganesha festivals are hugely popular but extract a heavy price on environment. 

The Ganesha idols made of Plaster of Paris and painted with toxic hues clog up the lakes and pollute them. 

There is an eco-friendly alternative – Ganesha idols made of mud, which just dissolve into usable soil and can further support plant life.

A slick animation from Dainik Bhaskar makes a telling point. 

Go green, worship mud Ganeshas (video)

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