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Shiv Mudra to revive 'sound' of tradition
shamly nimbalkar | 20 Aug 2013

The sacredness, dedication and pure joy of welcoming the God of obstacles, patron of arts and sciences goes missing, when celebration of Ganesh Chathurti gets mixed with boom boxes.

Ganesh festival is just few weeks away and orange city is getting ready to welcome Ganpati Bappa with zeal and happiness. Every year we see drunken youngsters dancing on the beat of Dhol, DJ, playing Gulal and welcoming Ganpati Bappa with all other jazz. The scenario is almost common in every Ganesh Mandal around us. The sacredness, dedication and pure joy of welcoming the God of obstacles, patron of arts and sciences goes missing, when celebration of Ganesh Chathurti gets mixed with boom boxes. Here, when we are missing the traditional feel of celebration, there is a group of youngsters ?Shiv Mudra? who are all set to spread their traditional magic on Nagpurians. The Dhol-Tasha Pathak of youngsters took a decision to welcome Ganapati Bappa with all sacredness and dedication and following traditional