Kasba Ganpati 2016 (Pune’s Kasba Ganpati Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal)….
In 2016, Kasba Ganpati celebrations begins on September 5 with Ganesh Chaturthi Pratham Pujan and ends on September 15 with Udwasan Pujan of Ganpati Visarjan on Anant Chaturdashi day.
Established in 1893, this Ganesh pandal holds the first honor among all Ganesha mandals in Pune. It is located in Kasba Peth. It is gracing the first place in immersion procession since 1894 (the following year of its inception).
Kasba Ganpati is known as Gram Daivat (Patron deity) of Pune. A devotee called Vinayak Thakar found this idol near his house and built magnificent temple around this idol.