Handmade Ganeshas

Rama Satish Shah (b Nov 8, 1961) of Mumbai, who has been making Ganesha idols since August 2000 continues to make them without using any block or mould. She has made 3,33,333 Ganeshas as of June 30, 2015. All the idols are handmade, colourful and washable. For her first exhibition, she had made 9,999 Ganeshas in 99 days. In 2009, she made 999 Ganeshas non-stop in 24 hr, including the nine she made blindfolded. In November 2014, she displayed her 18,000 Ganeshas. Rama has kept a record of Ganesha idols made every day.