New Delhi, Sep 20 (PTI) The Delhi High Court Monday sought response of the Centre, Delhi government and Election Commission (EC) on a plea seeking de-recognition of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) ...

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
A volunteer immerses an idol of elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesha in the Arabian Sea (PTI Photo/Kunal Patil)

  • The darshan during the Visarjan yatra will be performed by fully vaccinated volunteers
  • On September 19, the ten day festival of Ganesh Chaturthi will come to an end
  • As many as 100 additional officers and 1,500 personnel from the Local Arms and other branches will be deployed, the DCP said

.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

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Anant Chaturdashi is an important day in the Hindu calendar. (Photo credit: Representative image/Unsplash)

  • Anant Chaturdashi or Ganesh Visarjan marks the end of the 10-day Ganesh Chaturthi
  • It is a day to worship Lord Vishnu's Ananta form
  • The day is observed every year on the Chaturthi tithi of Bhadrapada Shukla Paksha

Palghar, Sep 11 (PTI) A factory manufacturing paints and chemicals was completely gutted in a massive fire in an industrial area at Boisar in Palghar district of Maharashtra in the wee ...

.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
Artist Suryakant gives final touch to an idol of Hindu Lord Ganesh ahead of Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Mumbai. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The festival marks the birth of Lord Ganesha
  • The celebrations end with Ganesh Visarjan, when idols of Lord Ganesha are immersed
  • Noted sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik made the idol using seashells

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Devotees carry an idol of Lord Ganesha in a truck on Ganesh Chaturthi at Lalbaug in Mumbai. (PTI Photo)

  • The festival marks the birth of Lord Ganesh
  • It is an 11-day festival and begins on the day of Chaturthi
  • Since last two years, the celebrations have been muted due to COVID-19 pandemic

.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

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Morning aarti being performed at the 'Lalbaugcha Raja' idol in Lalbaug, Mumbai. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Ganesh Chaturthi is being celebrated in India from September 10-19
  • There are strict measures in place in a number of cities in view of a potential third wave of COVID-19
  •  In Mumbai, processions will not be allowed and devotees will also not be allowed to visit pandals