The Biggest Bronze Ganesha in the World
To place at Ganesha’ shrine ,Chachoengsao
Bangpakong riverside Bangtalad –Krnggrang Rd
M4 Bangtalad district Klongkhuean amphur Chachoengsao
Create by : Chachoengsao Association
Chairman by : Pol Gen Somchai Vanishsenee
Biggest Ganesha Project
1. For promote and support Chachoengsao tourism and Thailand through build a new tourist place which
Ganesha as a chairman that is say the biggest bronze Ganesha sculpture in the world
2. For unity of community and place of inherit the local custom
3. For profession development such as selling an agriculture product of Bangkla and Chachoengsao where
is a bountiful agriculture tourist place of Thailand
4. Create a new profession about tourism that build up the permanent growth for community and country
5. For collect the local history of Padrew, both of social and culture
Ganesha Faith and Moral spirit
Ganesha is the god of knowledge who obviate an obstruction and grant a success Ganesha is an “Universal God” and the one of god who has the most highly respect all over the world although India Nepal Bhutan Tibet Mongolia China Japan Korea Burma Thailand Cambodia Indonesia.
Ganesha is a symbolic of wisdom powerful and virtur Ganesha is not only suppress bad and protect good but also has highly gratefulness to deserve to worship when begin something new even start business, new work, house-warming ceremony, journey or any propitiate. They must pray for Ganesha for auspice and success.
Faithfulness of Ganesha in Thailand
Ganesh become to be a significance god of Hindu (Brahmanism) Faithfulness of Ganesha spread to Thailand (Siam) since ancient times to evident as scuoptural arts at many ancient remains Ganesha is relate to Thai lives that they praise as a chairman in ritual. Ganesha is also the symbol of Silpokorn University, College of Fine Arts, Bunditpatanasilpa Institute. Including pay respect to teachers ceremony, start the performance, Khone-drama, drama, dramatic arts must be worship to Ganesha for auspice and success in work or study.
Therefore, vow for blessing which not over fated must likely to success. Ganesha grants the happiness always such as vow for study, knowledge, higher position or vow for money and love. In the other hand Ganesha help to relieve an anxious and improve problems. However success would depence on fate of each person.
Ganesha’s shrine, Chachoengsao
Ganesha’s shrine is locate on Bangpakong riverside Bangtalad-Kunggrang Rd. M.4 Bnagtalad district Klongkhuean amphur Chachoengsao (far from Wat Sothon Wararam Woravihan 20 km.). Create by Chachoengsao Association and Pol Gen Somchai Vanishsenee as chairman. In every ritual by Prarachakru Vamthepmunee, the head of Brahman. Start in 2009 completed in 2011. Aim for people who have faith and respecthulness on Ganessha to worship and promote for Chachoengsao tourism and Thailand tourism.
Material made of import Bronze which usually used in huge sculptural arts that endurance. This can say the biggest bronze Ganesha in the world, with height 39 m. pedestal included. Ganesha sculpture has 4 distinguished constituent to say 4 hands hold cereals, banana, sugar-cane, jackfruit, mango and mouse hold sweetmeats on foot.
Arrangement of Worship
There is no rule to worship Ganesha Although work or class can pray to ask for blessing. Because He is a god of mercy who solve all problems by wisdom. So people consider as “God of Success”
To place Ganesha stress in beauty, convenience and suitability in essential, direction is next. Mostly the east or any, except west by should individualize from an altar of an image of the Buddha.
For the first time should be begin on Tuesday or Thursday to devote to be a disciple of Ganesha and any days for next times. Make an understanding that there are not any days should not worship to Ganesha, it is all a good time to do. The offerings to gods is pure water, mills, coconut milk, cow’s milk, no meat to sacrifice but dedicate to fruits sugar-cane, banana, coconut, sweetmeats(Thai,Indian) including rice, salt, vegetable, sesame, herb, seed, cereals and all spices, it is all by suitable. Flowers should be bright colour such as sunflower, cape marigold, chrysanthemum (except gerbera) and 9 incenses. Mostly people usually vow for work or accomplishment.
For the accomplish should be in peaceful time as early morning or before sleep
1. Light up a candle or lamp, incense before an image of Hindu god
2. Dedicate offerings to god
3. Put hands together in salute and pray worship “Om Sri Kanesaya Namaha”
4. Consign merit and vow for blessing the Thai language
This is a worship ritual. In fact there are many particularities but adapt for convenience and associate with times. Many stories about Ganesha to study and make understanding. Respecter should study and worship ritual for yourself