Ganesha Chaturthi or Ganapati competition could be a day within which it’s believed that Lord Ganapati, the son of Shiva and Hindu deity, grants his presence on earth to all or any his devotees. The competition is determined within the lunisolar calendar month of Bhadrapada, starting within the Shukla Chaturthi (fourth day of the crescent moon period). Usually, the day falls between August twenty and Gregorian calendar month fifteen. The competition lasts ten days and ends on Ananta Chaturdashi. This competition is determined within the lunation of Bhadrapada Shukla paksha chathurthi madhyahana vyapini purvaviddha.
The Khairatabad Ganesh Deva in Hyderabad is one of the tallest Ganapati idols created in India throughout the Ganesa Chaturthi competition. In 2008, the peak of Khairatabad Ganesa is forty-six feet in 2008. A notable and extremely counseled side this year is that the use of ecological natural colors within the nice Ganesa idol.
Mr. S. Sankarayya’s meliorist died, in 1954 he based the Sri Ganesa Utsav Committee, Khairatabad, Hyderabad. Since then, every year was developed with the constant effort of family, friends and committee members of mister. S. Sankarayya.
The Ganesa idol of this place is that the tallest within the world, with a mean of fifty feet. Mr. S. Sankarayya’s brother, Mr. S. Sudershan, continues the tradition of Ganesa Pooja in Khairatabad, Hyderabad, with the assistance of mister. Sandeep dominion and his son S. Rajkumar with success, for fifty-five years. Every year, thousands of devotees visit this 12-day Ganesa Utsav event daily. On the twelfth, this nice idol of Ganesa, with the assistance of enormous cranes, plunges into Lake Hussain Sagar, once an extended procession.
The Sri Ganesh Utsav, Khairatabad, Hyderabad Committee states that the Ganesh idols shown here, during Ganesh Chaturthi, are the tallest idols in the world. At the end of the festival, the Ganesh idol dives into Lake Hussain Sagar with cranes. Ganesh idol 50 feet high and 24 feet wide sitting in a “sarpa simhasanam” between goddess Srishakti and Messrs. Brahma, Vishnu and Maheswara and Mallanaswamy on the other side.
The police made security arrangements in the city for the smooth running of the ten-day festival.
More than 14,000 police staff members have been deployed to perform bandobast tasks in Ganesh pandals, major crossings, dive sites and other places in the city in addition to security guards, 220 domestic guards and 160 platoons of forces armed throughout the state.
Pickets have been published in 178 hypersensitive and 505 sensitive places in addition to 239 mobile parties for the festival.
About 13,000 idols would be immersed in Lake Hussain Sagar in the city on September 14