Conducted During Ganesha
Pollution due to religious impact
Follow up project – Kunal P Bellur
Need for the study
Cannot change religious practices
Awareness is the only way.
Awareness programme conducted in
school 1 week before Ganesha
Survey in the study area-shopkeepers
houses for unpainted idols.
Preparation of idols with clay.
Out of 30 houses surveyed 10 houses
used unpainted idols.
25 unpainted idols sold this year
Immersion in a bucket of water
The only way to reach to public is
through awareness and children
Environmental protection is possible
through children only
Lakes and water bodies need to be
protected for future use
Religion is essential part of life
Awareness amongst children leads to