So the Goddess is formed in her way of slaying the demons and accompanied by her two sons and daughters, are made into idols from mud and clay , at special Craftsmen workshops. From here it is dressed and packed and to be put on vehchiles and taken to respective pandals or temporary temples built for the five days of festival during this time of the year. The Craftsmen highly qualified and their super workmanship is renowned worldwide and takes up to five to six months to form the Goddess.
The formation of Goddess is highly creative process , where in the base is made of hay and bamboos, the flesh and face out of mud and clay. The finishing touches are of the eyes and is truly beautiful to see, once finished. Each and every idol is different in it's way , telling a story told by the Craftsmen with patience and precision through the idols.