Bollywood goes eco-friendly
Bollywood stars Shilpa Shetty Kundra and Neil Nitin Mukesh have been noticed amassing the Ganpati idols in Mumbai. Wearing gloves and a masks, Shilpa was seen in a pink salwar kameez, performing rituals earlier than bringing Bappa residence. On the opposite hand, Neil Nitin Mukesh introduced his 27th Ganpati to his new residence in South Mumbai.
Neil mentioned, “This year’s theme is dedicated to ‘new beginnings’ and is the very first time we have got an eco-friendly bappa home. With Covid-19, I feel each one of us has realised there is so much harm that the human race has caused to Mother Earth. The only practical way forward is that we need to embrace more eco-friendly measures to protect the universe or else we are all heading towards doomsday.”
Changed lives: Mohit Malhotra
Like yearly, we’ve got received Bappa residence this 12 months additionally. Though the celebration received’t be the identical, we intend to proceed with the ritual. This time additionally it is going to be an eco-friendly Ganpati pageant. We can have family and friends go to us, however with all the protection and precautions. I pray Bappa will get our lives again to regular.
Friendly enjoyable: Sharad Malhotra
Bringing Ganpati house is a practice and I didn’t need to miss out this 12 months too. This is my 10th 12 months of bringing Bappa residence and I wished it to be very particular. But due to the pandemic, we couldn’t do a lot. Ripci (his spouse) and I are doing every little thing on our personal, and we can have a couple of mates come over for puja and aarti.
Different take: Vijayendra Kumeria
It will probably be totally different this 12 months, however I’m positive Ganpati Bappa will take away our sorrows and all of the negativity, and bless us with pleasure. We have been bringing Bappa residence since final three years. This 12 months, the one distinction will probably be that we received’t be visiting mates and different pandals within the metropolis.
Prayers solely: Khusbhoo Kamal
I used to get Ganpati residence yearly, however this 12 months I’ll miss Bappa. I’m not bringing Ganpati residence this 12 months due to the pandemic. I’ll preserve the quick and go to the temple for prayers. I’ll pray to Bappa to finish Covid-19.
Seeking blessings: Shilpa Raizada
I had introduced my first Ganpati residence three years again and his blessings are so magical that within the first 12 months itself I received Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. I can’t be bringing Ganpati residence this 12 months as a result of Covid-19 although. I want that the pandemic will get over quickly and our life goes again to regular. I’ll pray for it.
Good vibes: Aarvika Gupta
I’ve made my very own Ganpati idol, so it is going to be eco-friendly and we received’t need to go wherever for visarjan. The greatest a part of the pageant is the second bappa steps in our residence, the entire vibe modifications. I want Bappa to present energy to everybody throughout these testing instances.
Keep it secure: Rishina Kandhari
We don’t get Bappa residence. So, I will probably be visiting my bua (aunt) and a few shut mates, who’re following all the protection norms and are preserving social-distancing in thoughts. Many of them are calling solely two visitors at a time for aarti.