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Date : 19 October 2020

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  • Kanak Jindal

Dussehra or Vijaya Dashami is celebrated as the tenth day of Navratri or Durga Puja. It is celebrated all over India as the end of Navratri. The victory of Rama over Ravana is celebrated on this day. In the northern part of India ‘Ramleela’ is observed by enacting plays from the heroic life of Lord Rama, recitations are held and music are also being played.The festival that signifies the triumph of good over evil.
Celebration will become more happy if we take good care of our surroundings.
•MUD : Idols made up of mud will be easy to make as well as easy to submerge under water. Also Mud will dissolve fully and completely inside the water and within few seconds without harming the water bodies.
•COW DUNG: In 2017 Idols made up of cow dung are gaining popularity because dung is a renewable source which will take the shape of manure under water and definately will be healthy for underwater plants. It will have a spiritual effect and will make the gods joyful because “cow” in India is served as a mother.
•Herbal colours: Herbals colours also dissolve completely under water plus they can give people a very bright, beautiful and harmless idol of Goddess Durga.
•Banana leaves: Banana leaves will give a mesmerising shape to the idol of Goddess Durga because of the beauty of its colour and will easily float with water.
•Petals: Flower petals are the products of nature itself so they will not pose any ailment to the natural abode and will easily float away with water. They might also become food for some aquatic animals.
•Candy wrappers: In last few decades this way has been very popularized because of its Eco friendly nature and creativity.
Ban On Toxic Materials: Plaster of Paris, toxic paints etc should be banned because they reduce the amount of oxygen in the water bodies killing aquatic life, turning into health hazards for human lives and generate harmful gases which pollute the water bodies. All these materials should be banned.
•Refrain from Noise Pollution: use of low sound music instruments like tabla, mridangam, acoustics, flutes etc could be used instead of loud music, speakers, drums etc.
•Artificial tanks : Artificials tanks could be used instead of large water bodies, ponds, rivers and lakes etc for the process of immersion.
Various other Natural ways: Coconut husks, spices,chocolate, alums, pulses, sugarcane,marbles etc should be used for making idols.

This Year try to Follow Social Distancing and other norms also


Kanak Jindal

9, DPS Sonepat, Delhi

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