5000 kg laddu from Andhra to Khairatabad Ganesh

Posted : August 29, 2014 at 8:18 pm IST by ManaTeluguMovies

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The Huge Laddu weighs 5,000 kilograms specially made for adorning the 60 feet Khairatabad Ganesh statue in Hyderabad traveled all the way from Tapeswaram in East Godavari district.

The gigantic Laddu  made by the famous Tapeswaram Khaja of ‘Suruchi Foods’  was placed  on the left palm of the Ganesh statue today with the help of a crane and the first puja was to the massive idol was performed by Governor ESL Narasimhan.

The preparation of Laddu started with 16 other people on August 11  and this is the fourth consecutive year that East Godavari is offering the huge Laddu to Khairatabad Ganesh. In 2010, 600-kg laddu it was offered and later the laddu is growing bigger every year. In 2011 it grew to 2400 kilos, 3500-kg laddu in 2012 and a 4200-kg laddu in 2013, and now 5000 kgs (5 tons).