says"Ganesh Chaturthi : Ganesh Chaturthi festival passed away peacefully across India on Saturday. There was heavy police bandobast across India on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi to see that no untoward incident occurred at any of the cities across the country."
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Ganesha Chaturthi (Devanagari: गणेश चतुर्थी), also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi is the Hindu festival of Ganesha, the son of Shiva and Parvati, who is believed to bestow his presence on earth for all his devotees in the duration of this festival. It is the birthday of Ganesha who is widely worshipped as the god of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune.
The festival is observed in the Hindu calendar month of Bhaadrapada, starting on the shuklachaturthi (fourth day of the waxing moon period). The date usually falls between 20 August and 15 September. The festival lasts for 10 days, ending on Anant Chaturdashi (fourteenth day of the waxing moon period).
While celebrated all over India, it is most elaborate in western and southern India. Outside India, it is celebrated widely in Nepal and by Hindus in the United States, Canada and Fiji.
It is not known when and how Ganesh Chaturthi was first celebrated. But according to the historian Shri Rajwade, the earliest Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations can be traced back to the times of the reigns of dynasties as Satavahana, Rashtrakuta and Chalukya. Historical records reveal that Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations were initiated in Maharashtra by Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaja, the great Maratha ruler, to promote culture and nationalism. And it had continued ever since. There are also references in history to similar celebrations during Peshwa times. It is believed that Lord Ganapati was the family deity of the Peshwas.... Read More
ganesh chaturthi says "Ganesh Chaturthi : Devotees across India said goodbye to Lord Ganesh today on the last day of Ganesh Chaturthi. All over India many devotees were in tears while saying goodbye to Lord Ganesh and are now eagerly waiting for Ganesh Chaturthi to arrive next year."
ganesh chaturthi says "Ganesh Chaturthi : A teacher from Sangamner has claimed that he has made world's smallest Ganpati this Ganesh Chaturthi. He says his Lord Ganesh is .68mm which is the smallest size in the world and nobody has beaten his record till this year's Ganesh Chaturthi."
ganesh chaturthi says "Ganesh Chaturthi : Shiv Sena is not supporting the NDA bandh due to Ganesh Chaturthi. The party feels common people of Maharashtra will face tough time if a bandh is called on the very next day of Ganesh Chaturthi."
ganesh chaturthi says "Ganesh Chaturthi : A proposal has been sent to Pune municipal corporation this Ganesh Chaturthi regarding waving octroi. Sanjay Bhosale, a corporator wants octroi to be abolished for small idols this Ganesh Chaturthi as he feels the general public are unjustly charged."
ganesh chaturthi says "Ganesh Chaturthi : Various websites are giving solutions to go green this Ganesh Chaturthi. Many of them have easy ways subscribed to the worshipers how they can go green in simple eight steps for Ganesh Chaturthi."
ganesh chaturthi says "Ganesh Chaturthi : This Ganesh Chaturthi Surat city is setting example for every Indian cities. Surat will go 100 percent green this Ganesh Chaturthi and people have vowed to make it successful."