Archive for August, 2011

Ganesh Habba at Clay Station – Learn making your own clay Ganesha

Friday, August 19th, 2011

Make your own Ganesha idol using natural clay. You will make the basic form using mold and later add your touch to the idol using simple modeling tools. Program dates / Time : Saturday 20th August to Tuesday 30th Aug. Between 11:00 AM & 1:30 PM or 3:00 PM & 7:00 PM Age group : […]

Karnataka State Pollution Control Board workshop on eco-friendly Ganapati – Aug 10

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

Karnataka State Pollution Control Board conducted a workshop on promoting eco-friendly Ganapati celebrations at its Church Street, Bangalore Office. Environmentalists, NGOs were well represented. Media was also present in good numbers. The event was covered in many newspapers. YFS volunteers were present and spoke on the occasion to impress upon the need to take the […]

RadioActive FM 90.4 Programs

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011

Bangalore 90.4 FM Community Radio will broadcast programs about Parisara Ganapati over the next few weeks. The program will be featured on Thursday 12 to 12.30 and repeat transmission 5.30 to 6pm. This week 24/8 features an interview with renowned Quiz Master “That anta Heli” Na Someswara. Share the info and Listen in…..

Hyderabad, AP Locations selling clay statues – 2014 update

Monday, August 8th, 2011

Youth For Seva – Hyderabad is  planning to setup stalls in certain company campuses/localities. Specifics will be updated as and when available, those interested may send a request to with a subject line “Interested in Clay Idol” (for ease of tracking). You can reach Youth For Seva Hyderabad on these numbers 7680932794 / 9885198292.  

Bangalore Locations – 2014 Updates

Monday, August 8th, 2011

A list of shops making or selling unpainted clay idols of Ganapati,  or idols painted with colors obtained from natural dyes. This list has entries obtained by Youth For Seva volunteers, and other concerned NGOs, individuals. There is no sort of guarantee involved with respect to the nature of the paints used for the painted […]

Sunday August 28 2011 -Jatha in Malleswaram to promote eco-friendly Ganapati Utsav

Friday, August 5th, 2011

MES College Malleswaram along with Malleswaram Swabhiman, Youth For Seva and other like-minded organizations and individuals will organize a Jatha on 28th August 2011 to promote eco-friendly Ganapati celebrations. More details to follow soon.