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Biggest and Tallest Ganesh Idol during 2011 Ganesh Chaturthi at 94-Feet in Vishakapatanam in Andhra Pradesh

Ganesh Chaturthi in 2011 is on September 1, 2011. The public Ganapati festival organized by Sampat Vinayaka Visakha Youth Association (SVVYA) at A.S. Raja Grounds at M.V.P Colony  in Visakhapatnam (Vizag) is expected to have the tallest and the biggest idol for Vinayaka Chaturthi in 2011. They have started building a 94-feet Ganesha Murti. What is encouraging is that the huge murti is eco-friendly - clay, specially brought from Kolkata, dry-grass and eco-friendly water-based colours are being used to create the murti.

Deccan Chronicle reports
The organisers, Sampat Vinayaka Visakha Youth Association (SVVYA), have selected A.S. Raja Grounds at M.V.P Colony here to install the idol. They are confident that at 94 feet, their idol would break all existing records.
Speaking to this newspaper, the SVVYA president, Mr Thummala Jagadeesh Reddy, said that they were investing nearly Rs.11 lakh to make the eco-friendly idol. A group of skilled artisans from West Bengal was specially invited to de…

By your stumbling the world is perfected – Sri Aurobindo

By your stumbling, the world is perfected.
We must not only cut asunder the snare of the mind and the senses, but flee also from the snare of the thinker, the snare of theologian and the church-builder, the meshes of the Word and the bondage of the Idea. All these are within us waiting to wall in the spirit with forms; but we must always go beyond, always denounce the lesser the greater, the finite for the Infinite; we must be prepared to proceed from illumination to illumination, from experience to experience, from soul state to soul state… Nor must we attach ourselves even to truths we hold most securely, for they are but forms and expressions of the ineffable who refuses to limit itself to any form or expression.
Sri Aurobindo

Sayings of Sri Aurobindo on Fate