Sandalwood actors Ragini Dwivedi and Rachana Inder have shown their concern for the environment and their love for Lord Ganesha by participating in a unique event.
The Gennext Charitable Trust and BharatinagarResidents Forum had organized a special programme on the eve of the Ganesha Chaturthifestival this week. Hundreds of Ganesha idols made of clay is being moulded on the spot and distributed to children.
Ragini Dwivedi and Rachana moulded Ganeshaidols to launch the event. The local residents also felicitated the duo on the occasion. Since the idols are made of clay without chemical dyes or paint, they do not harm the water bodies.
“Lord Ganesha is my favourite. I have enjoyed Ganesha Chaturti festival all my life and can’t get enough of it. I am happy to be promoting clay Ganesha and it is nice to see the organisersgiving it away to children. This will ensure that these children will grow up not only celebrating our tradition but also doing it in a befitting manner,” Ragini said.