About Us

Unveiling Our Craftsmanship Journey

Welcome to Shakti Ganapati, where tradition meets innovation in the art of crafting timeless furniture. Rooted in Palavakkam, Chennai, India, our workshop is a haven for skilled carpenters who bring passion and expertise to every piece they create.

Unveiling Our Craftsmanship Journey

At Shakti Ganapati, we take pride in crafting furniture the traditional way, using solid wood without nails and wooden pegs. Our designs reflect a perfect harmony of good design, unparalleled craftsmanship, and structural stability, ensuring each piece embodies elegance and strength.

Rooted in Tradition, Designed for Today

Our furniture designs draw inspiration from the past, giving them a timeless quality, yet each piece is a contemporary original. Prototypes undergo meticulous correction for comfort, structural stability, and visual balance before being offered as a product. We embrace tropical hardwoods like teak, padauk, mahogany, wenge, and white cedar, while sycamore and beech grace our lighter pieces. Plywood finds no place in our creations, and a deep-penetrating oil finish enhances the natural beauty of the wood.

Wood, Cured to Perfection

At Shakti Ganapati, we understand the essence of patience and quality. The wood is kiln-dried before crafting, a process that takes about six to nine months for each order. This commitment ensures our furniture remains strong and stable for a lifetime.

The Visionaries

Reshma Chengappa – Marketing at Shakti Ganapati, Reshma brings her skills and energy, backed by a Masters in Business Administration and years of teaching in a university setting.

Deepak Chengappa – The creative force behind our designs, Deepak transitioned from a Civil Engineer to a craftsman. With an eye for detail, he shapes the vision of Shakti Ganapati.

Featured in Renowned Publications

Shakti Ganapati has proudly been featured in prestigious publications such as The Hindu Business Line and India Today, a testament to our commitment to quality and craftsmanship.


Our heartfelt gratitude goes to Anand Nagarajan, Suresh Bharathan, R. Sunder, and S.A. Swamynathan for their invaluable contributions to the success of the Shakti Ganapati website.

Explore Shakti Ganapati, where each piece tells a story of heritage, craftsmanship, and enduring beauty.