Ganesh Chaturthi is the festival which celebrates the birth of Ganesha. t is also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chavithi. Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated with great valour and zeal specifically in Maharashtra and it’s capital city Mumbai also celebrates it hugely. The whole city remains crowded with people roaming around and having fun while looking at different Ganpati idols while on their way. On Ganesh Chaturthi, Lord Ganesha is worshipped.
Ganesh Chaturthi is usually celebrated during August or September according to the occurrence of the new moon, the date is set. This festival is very prevalent in Mumbai and local communities literally have peacefull wars on who puts the most impressive and beautiful Ganesha idols or statues and pandals. Nowadays the celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi has spread to the other different states of India such as Goa, Telangana, West Bengal and Tamil Nadu. Its influence has even spread in foreign countries such as Canada and Africa.
Ganesh Chaturthi 2019 Date in India
Ganesh Chaturthi is being celebrated on the 2nd September this year, i.e, 2019 and as it is celebrated for more than 10 days, it will go on till at least 11th September.
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