UP: Pandal inspired by Chandrayaan-2 made in Varanasi
With theme-based pandals on a rise this Durga Puja, organisers in Varanasi have designed a pandal with 'Chandrayaan-2' as their concept.
Varanasi: With theme-based pandals on a rise this Durga Puja, organisers in Varanasi have designed a pandal with 'Chandrayaan-2' as their concept.
The pandal, which is around 100-feet in height, was completed in two months.
Along with the installation of idols of goddesses, people here have also made a model of ISRO Chief K Sivan and astronauts.
Varanasi: A #DurgaPuja pandal has been made with the theme of Chandrayaan 2 mission. The pandal also has a model of ISRO Chief K Sivan. Puja committee's Rajesh Jaiswal says "We also wanted to depict ISRO's manned space mission, so we also installed models of astronauts." (04.10) pic.twitter.com/08ZkBkWjAD— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) October 4, 2019
Member of Durga Puja Committee, Rajan Jaiswal on Saturday told, “Even though the Chandrayan-2 mission did not happen in the way it was planned, we want to celebrate the efforts made by the ISRO. We have made a model of ISRO Chief K Sivan as he said they plan to do another moon mission. We have even installed models of astronauts.”
Durga Puja starts from the seventh day after Mahalaya and ends on the tenth day of Dashami or Dussehra. (ANI)