Ganesha Chaturthi is a major festival celebrated at Kateel Durga Parameshwari Temple, Karnataka. In 2013, Ganesha Chaturthi date is September 9.
Special pooja to Lord Ganesha will be celebrated on this day of Bhadrapada Shukla Chathurthi. Gana Homa (sacred fire pooja) will be performed on the occasion at the abode of Lord Ganesha.
Kateel Durga Parameshwari Temple is one of the famous Shakti Temples in Karnataka state. Kateel is located at a distance of 26 kms from Mangalore city.
The holy temple is situated on an islet in the middle of the sacred river Nandini amidst panoramic scenes and fascinating greenery. Thousands of devotees visit Kateel every day to seek blessings from goddess Durga Parameshwari.