Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 | Vinayaka Chavithi | Ganeshotsav

Lord Ganapati

Ganesh Navratri, Ganesh Utsav or Ganesh Chaturthi Navratri, is celebrated from Ganesh Chaturthi day which is considered as the birth day of Lord Ganesh. In 2017, Ganesh Navratri begins on August 25 and ends on September 5 with Anant Chaturthi or Anant Chaturdasi. The 9-nights of Ganesh festival begins on fourth day in bright half of Bhadrapad month […]

Ganesh Jayanti 2017 | Maghi Ganesha Jayanthi

Lord Ganesha

Ganesh Jayanti is the birthday or Jayanthi of Lord Ganesha observed on Magha Shukla Paksha Chaturthi, the fourth day in the month of Magha especially in Maharashtra, some parts of Karnataka and Goa. In 2017, Maghi Ganesh Jayanti date is January 31. It is observed as a grand event in all Ganesh temples in Maharashtra […]

Why is Ganesh the first God invoked in all Pujas and rituals

lord ganesh-ganapati deva

Why is Ganesh worshipped first among all Gods? What is the reason behind worshipping Ganesha as Aadideva in all rituals and pujas? Ganesh or Ganapati is worshipped before starting or initiating any puja or ritual as per Hinduism. Lord Ganesh is also called as Vinayaka, Vigneshwara, Vignahantri, Gajanana, Ganadhipa, Gananayaka, Lambodara and Ekadanta. Not only […]

Ganesh Visarjan Vidhi, What to do on Ganpati Nimarjan day prior to immersion

Khairatabad Ganesh immersion

Ganesh Visarjan stotrams, mantras, slokas, along with the detailed procedure is given here. There is a proper vidhi to follow on Ganpati Nimajjan day prior to immersion of Vinayaka idol. There is an Udwasana mantra which is chanted before moving the idol on visarjan day for immersion. Some devotees immerse Ganesh idol on Ganesh Chaturthi […]

108-feet Tallest Ganesh idol 2016 at Vizag’s MVP Colony Alwardas Grounds

Vizag’s 108-feet Tall Ganesh idol is the biggest & tallest Ganapathi statue for Vinayaka Chaturthi 2016. Erected by Sampath Vinayaka Vishakha Youth Sangam of Visakhapatnam in MVP Colony Alwardas Grounds, the 108-feet Ganapathi which holds a massive laddu, will be available for darshanam from today (5 September 2016) as Ganesh Navratri Utsavams begins on Ganesh […]

78-feet Tall Gajuwaka Ganesha, Vizag by VISWA | Dashavatara Ganapathi

78-feet Ganesh idol at Gajuwaka by VISWA, Visakhapatnam is the second largest Ganesha idol for Vinayaka Chavithi 2016. In 2016, Ganesh Chaturthi Utsavams have begun on 5 September and will end on September 15. Theme of this huge Ganesha is Dashavatara Ganapathi. Ganesha is portrayed as Lord Vishnu with Dashavatara. 78-feet Gajuwaka Ganesha idol’s 12,500 Kgs […]

Images – Vijayawada Dundee Ganesha Seva Samiti Ganapathi 2016 | 72-feet Ganesh Photo Gallery

The images of Tallest Vijayawada Ganapathi 2016 (Dundee Ganesha Seva Samiti).. In 2016, Vinayaka Chavithi date is September 5. 72-feet Ganesha idol in Vijayawada is the biggest Ganesha idol ever for Vijayawada city. This Ganapathi Mandapam is erected in Ghantasala Sangeetha Kalashala (Ghantasala Music College). In 2016, Vinayaka Chavithi Navaratri Utsavalu begins on 5 September and ends on September […]

Kanipakam Ganesh Temple Brahmotsavam 2016 (Brahmotsavam in Kanipakam Varasiddhi Vinayaka Temple)

kanipakam vinayaka swami

Kanipakam Ganesh Temple (Varasiddhi Vinayaka Temple) located in kanipakam near Tirupati, is the famous temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha. In 2016, Kanipakam begins on September 5 and ends on September 25. Brahmotsavam, the biggest festival celebrated in Kanipakam Vinayaka temple, commences on Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chavithi and lasts for 21 days. During Brahmotsavam, Ganesh idol […]

Vinayaka Chavithi at Ainavilli Vinayaka Temple

Vinayaka Chavithi at Ainavilli Vinayaka Temple (Vighneshwara Swamy Temple) in East Godavari district is the biggest festival at this region. In 2016, Vinayaka Chavithi Navaratri celebrations will begin on September 5 and ends on September 13. Located in the midst of lush-green fields, coconut gardens, and the river Godavari, the temple is a prominent pilgrimage centre. […]

Ganpati Sthapana Time 2016, Muhurat

Eco friendly Ganesha idol

Ganpati Sthapana Time 2016, Muhurat for Ganesh Puja on 5 September 2016 is given here. In 2016, Ganesh Navratri begins with Vinayaka Chaturthi and ends on September 15 with Ananta Chaturdashi. On Vinayaka Chavithi day, at or before 11.00 am you should bring the Ganesh idol to home. Ganesh Avahana or Sthapana (installation of Ganesha) should be […]