An idol is the idol maker’s way of giving form to his beliefs. You either breathe life into an idol and revere it or regard it as a masterpiece and appreciate it. But when you see a confluence of faith and art, what you get as a result leaves you awe-struck.
Ganpati or Ganesha is the elephant-headed Hindu God worshipped as the remover of all obstacles. Ganesh Chaturthi is a grand 10 day festival celebrated in India with much fanfare and religious fervour.