Ganpati 2023 | Ganapati Festival

Ganesha painting

Ganapati Festival is a 10-day Ganesha festival which begins on Ganesh Chaturthi (Vinayaka Chavithi) and ends with Ganesh Visarjan (Ananta Chaturdashi). In 2023, Ganapati Festival date is September 18 in South India and September 19 in North India. 10-day Ganapati Festival begins on September 18|19 and ends on September 28 with Ganpati Visarjan (immersion of […]

Swarna Gowri Vrata 2023 | Swarna Gauri Habba in Karnataka

Goddess Parvati

Swarna Gauri Habba, Swarna Gowri Vrata is an observance performed on the day before Ganesh Chaturthi in Karnataka. As the name suggests, Swarna Gauri Habba is dedicated to Goddess Gauri, the consort of Lord Shiva. In 2023, Swarna Gowri Vratha date is September 18. Some Kannada calendars like Uttadhi Matha Panchanga 2023-2024 mentioned Swarna Gauri […]

Gowri Habba Puja Preparations, Swarna Gauri Habba Vrata decoration

On the day of Gowri Habba, women and young girls either prepare Jalagauri or Arishinagauri. Arishina Gauri is the small idol made up of turmeric paste. During the Gowri Habba puja, usually Kalash Sthapana or Ghata Sthapana ritual is not followed. The main objectives of Gowri Habba puja are neatness and devotion. Women perform Gauri puja […]

Gowri Habba puja procedure – How to do Gauri Habba Vrata?

How to do Gowri Habba puja? What is the puja procedure of Gauri Habba vrata? What are the steps involved in Gouri Puja? Gowri Habba puja is the most observed vratha in Karnataka. In Kannada Habba means the festival and the name suggests the vrata or the puja to Goddess Gauri. On Gowri Habba, women […]

Ganesh Chaturthi Puja Mantras | Vinayaka Chavithi Mantras Stotras, Slokas

Ganesha Mooshika Ganpathi Mouse vehicle

Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chavithi is one of the most celebrated festivals of India. Ganesh Chaturthi puja is performed by every Hindu who believes in God. If you have any doubts about which mantram or slokam or stotram is chanted during Ganesha Chaturthi Puja, then this article will be a solution. Hindupad present you all […]

Ganesh Chaturthi Puja Items | List of Puja Material for Vinayaka Chavithi Vratham

The List of items required for Ganesh Chaturthi Puja (Vinayaka Chavithi Vratham). Apart from Lord Ganesha’s clay idol, we need some general items are required for pujan. Check here – How to do Ganesh Chaturthi Puja at home. This section lists out all the stories related to Ganesh Chaturthi. List of Items required for Ganesh […]

Why we should not see Moon on Ganesh Chaturthi?

lord ganesh-ganapati deva

Why we should not see Moon on Ganesh Chaturthi? What is the story of avoiding seeing Chandra on Vinayaka Chavithi? The story goes like this… Siva gave the leadership of hurdles to Vinayaka on 4th day (chavithi) of Bhadrapada month. On this happy occasion all people prepared kudumulu, undrallu (atype of recipe made with rice […]

9 Days of Ganesh Chaturthi Navaratri | 9 forms of Ganesha Pooja

9 Days of Ganesh Chaturthi Navaratri, 9 forms of Ganesha Pooja – It is said in Ganesha Purana, Mudgala Purana and Matsya Purana that how in Durga Navaratri, nine forms of Goddess Durga (Navadurga / Navadevi) are worshipped, during Ganesh Chaturthi Navratri also, nine forms of Ganesha are worshipped. The main reason behind worshipped nine […]

Ganesh Chaturthi Vrat Katha (Stories of Vinayaka Chavithi)

Ganpati bappa

Ganesh Chaturthi Vrat Katha (Vinayaka Chavithi Stories) are given here. The stories include Vinayaka Utpatti (Birth of Ganesha), Vighneshwara’s domination (how Ganesha became Ganadhipathi), Chandra’s disregard (how Chandra insulted Ganesha) and a story related to Samantaka Mani. Ganesh Chaturthi Vrat Katha Story (Hold akshathas throughout the vratha kadha, after completion, these akshathas areto be put […]

How to do Ganesh Chaturthi Puja | Ganesh Chaturthi Pooja Procedure

How to do Ganesh Chaturthi Puja or what is Ganesh Chaturthi Pooja procedure? I am getting these questions very frequently through mails since few days. For any puja or vrata, the main objectives are neatness and dedication. If you have these two factors, then Vinayakas blessings will be surely with you. Here it is the […]

Kanipakam Ganesh Temple Brahmotsavam 2023 | Kanipakam Varasiddhi Vinayaka Temple Brahmotsavalu

kanipakam vinayaka swami

Kanipakam Ganesh Temple (Varasiddhi Vinayaka Temple) located in kanipakam near Tirupati, is the famous temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha. In 2023, Kanipakam begins on September 18 and ends on September 8. Brahmotsavam, the biggest festival celebrated in Kanipakam Vinayaka temple, commences on Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chavithi and lasts for 21 days. During Brahmotsavam, Ganesh […]

Ganesh Chaturthi – 18|19 September 2023 | Vinayaka Chavithi, Parthiva Ganapati Pujan

18-19 September 2023 is Ganesh Chaturthi (Vinayaka Chavithi, Parthiva Ganapati Pujan). It falls on fourth day in Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapad month as per all lunar Hindu calendars. Ganeshotsav, a 10-day festival dedicated to Lord Ganesha, who is known as the destroyer of obstacles (Vighna nashaka & Vighnadhipathi), is celebrated in spectacular manner in Mumbai, […]

Eco-friendly Clay Ganesha idols in Nagpur for Ganesh Chaturthi 2023

clay ganesha idol

Here is the list of shops or stores to buy eco-friendly clay Ganesha idols in Nagpur for Ganesh Chaturthi 2023. Along with the full addresses of stores, store timings & contact numbers are also given here for Pune clay Ganesh idols. In 2023, Ganeshotsav begins with Ganesh Chaturthi on September 19 and ends on Anant […]

Ganesh Immersion 2023 | Ganapati Visarjan dates

Ganesh immersion

Ganesh immersion, Ganesh Visarjan 2023 dates. Ganapati Nimajjanam (Vianayaka Visarjan) is the culmination day of 12-day Ganesh Chaturthi or Ganapati Navaratri celebrations.  Usually, Ganesh immersion is held on Anant Chaturdashi day. In 2023, Ganesh Chaturthi Ganpati Navratri begins on September 18-19. Genrally Ganesh nimajjan is performed on the 3rd, 5th, 6th, 7th or the 10th […]

Ganesh Chaturthi 2023 | Vinayaka Chavithi 2023 | 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 2023, Ganesh Navratri begins on September 18-19 and ends on September 28 with Anant Chaturdasi. The 9-nights of Ganesh festival begins on fourth day in bright half of Bhadrapad month […]

32 Forms of Ganesha (Ganapati’s 32 Manifestations)

Here is the list of 32 forms of Lord Ganesha. The Ganesha Purana describes 32 forms of Ganapati. In other Agamic scriptures also these forms or incarnations are identified. Some Tantriks worship these Ganesh incarnations or manifestations. Here are names and some details of 32 forms of Ganesha. 1. Bala Ganapathi The Childlike Ganapati. Depicted […]

360.4 Crs Insurance for GSB Seva Mandal Ganpati, the Richest Ganesha

360.4 Crs Insurance for GSB Seva Mandal Ganpati, the Richest Ganesha… GSB Seva Mandal’s MahaGanapati is known as India’s Richest Lord Ganesha Idol at King’s Circle, Mumbai. Also, popularly known as NAVSALA PAVNARA VISHWACHA RAJA by his devotees due to his countless miracles & infinite divine blessings on his devotees all over the world. This […]

Ganesh Chaturthi Puja Procedure with Mantras, Stotrams, Vrat Katha or Story

Ganesh Chaturthi Puja procedure with mantras, stotrams, slokas & vrat katha or story is given here for free download in PDF format. You can download the Ganesh Chaturthi Puja procedure or pujan vidhi in English. The document contains about the preparations for the puja mandap, slokas & meanings, vidhi, vrat katha, etc. Items required for […]