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Durga Puja pandal inspired by Chandrayaan-2 made in Varanasi

Along with the installation of idols of goddesses, people here have also made a statue of ISRO Chief K Sivan and several depiction of astronauts.

Durga Puja pandal inspired by Chandrayaan-2 made in Varanasi
Image courtesy: ANI

Varanasi: With theme-based pandals are on a rise this Durga Puja, organisers in Varanasi have designed a pandal with `Chandrayaan-2` as their concept.The pandal, which is around 100-feet in height, was completed in two months.

Along with the installation of idols of goddesses, people here have also made a statue of ISRO Chief K Sivan and astronauts.Member of Durga Puja Committee, Rajan Jaiswal on Saturday told, "Even though the Chandrayan-2 mission was not successful, we want to celebrate the efforts made by the ISRO. We have made a statue of ISRO Chief K Sivan as he said they plan to do another moon mission. We have even installed models of astronauts."

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Durga Puja celebration starts from the seventh day after Mahalaya and ends on the tenth day of Dashami or Dussehra.