Nashik: As very few days are left for Ganeshotsav, sculptors are busy making the idols. This time emphasis is being given on historic scenes along with traditional scenes. Sculptors are making preparations from that point of view.
Turnover worth crores of rupees takes place during Ganeshotsav. Lord Ganesh idols are installed in lakhs of residences at Nashik. This time, sculptors have emphasis on historic and mythological scenes and they received orders for these, informed some sculptors.
As there is demand for religious subjects from social mitra mandals, work is going on to prepare moving decorations and idols. Scenes based on important incidents in the life of lord Krishna, Ramayan, important incidents in Mahabharat, scenes based on environment protection, dhol squad and scenes on social subjects are in much demand.