#Ganesha

Kolkata, Oct 12 (PTI) West Bengal on Tuesday soaked in the festive spirit of Durga Puja on 'Mahasaptami', as devotees began the day with traditional rituals and revellers made a beeline for ...

Mumbai, Oct 7 (PTI) After remaining closed for nearly six months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, religious places reopened in Maharashtra on Thursday, with devotees seen visiting various ...

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Mumbai: Volunteers immerse idols of god Ganesha in the Arabian Sea. PTI Photo/Shashank Parade)

  • Anant Chaturdashi falls on September 19 this year
  • The festival is marks the end of 10-day long Ganesh Chaturthi
  • Anant Chaturdashi signifies freedom from all kinds of negativity

Ayodhya (UP), Sep 12 (PTI) Six temples of different deities will be constructed on the Ram Janmabhoomi temple complex, according to the final blueprint prepared by the Ram temple construction ...

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
An idol of Lord Ganesh at a pandal ahead of Ganesh Chaturthi festival at Lalbagh in Mumbai. (PTI Photo)

  • Ganesh Chathurthi celebrates the birth of Lord Ganesha
  • Shilpa Shetty brought Ganesha idol home on Friday
  • Amitabh Bachchan shared a video of his fist Ganpati darshan at Lalbagh

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
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  • Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated on Chaturthi Tithi of Shukla Paksha in the month of Bhadrapada
  • Goddess Parvati created Lord Ganesha using sandalwood paste
  • It is believed that Lord Ganesha returns to Kailash Pravat on the day of visarjan

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Some mouthwatering modak recipes to try this Ganesh Chathurthi. (Photo credit: Unsplash)

  • Modaks are offered as primary parasad on Ganesh Chaturthi
  • Modaks are Lord Ganesha's favourite
  • Ganesh Chathurthi celebrates the birth of Lord Ganesha

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Ganesh Chathurthi celebrates the birth of Lord Ganesha. (Photo credit: PTI file)

  • Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated on Chaturthi Tithi of Shukla Paksha in the month of Bhadrapada
  • Ganesh Chaturthi tithi begins at 12:18 am on September 10 and ends at 9:57 pm
  • Shubh muhurat is between 11:03 am and 1:33 pm.

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
People celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi by bringing an idol of Ganesh in their homes. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Ganesh Chaturthi is being celebrated today
  • It commemorates Lord Ganesh's descent from Kailash Parvat
  • The festival includes an exchange of warm wishes

New Delhi, Sep 9 (PTI) President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday greeted citizens on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi, and asked people to celebrate it while adhering to Covid-appropriate behaviour.