The below photographs are of the 2013 September 11, immersion of Vinayagar Statues in the Tamari Nagar community water reservoir.
|Procession through town on the way to Tank|
Nowadays the use of heavy lifting equipment marks a departure from the more rustic, labour intensive immersions of years previously.
|The Big Guy needs a crane for lift off!|
|Lets just enjoy these photos, and try harder to have an ecologically sound Festival next year!|
|Tamari Nagar Water Reservoir with Arunachala in background|
To give you an idea of labour intensive Vinayagar Immersions pre-cranes, the below is a photo of the 2008 Immersion also at the Tamari Nagar Housing Board Tank at Tiruvannamalai. Nowadays this size statue would be crane assisted!