Ganesh Chaturthi Patra Puja, 21 leaves to worship Ganesh on Ganesh Chavithi

Ganesh Patra Puja is very important step in Ganesh Chaturthi puja. 21 types of leaves are used for Ganesh Chaturthi festival to worship Lord Ganesha. This pathra puja is also called as ‘Eka Vimshathi Patra Puja. Chanting each name of the Lord, Ganesha is worshipped with each type of leaf. As per Hinduism, Rushis used […]

Ganesh Chaturthi Festival in Maharashtra – Ganapati Navratri Celebrations

Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Maharashtra is an important and most celebrated occasion. In 2016, Ganesh Chaturthi festival date is September 5. Lord Ganesh is worshipped with utmost devotion in the state of Maharashtra. Throughout Maharashtra, right from the small village to city like Mumbai, celebrates Ganesh Navratri with great importance. In Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Nashik and Solapur Ganesh […]

Significance of Ganesha Chaturthi celebrations

Lord Ganesha

What is the significance of Ganesha Chaturthi celebrations? Why Ganesha Chaturthi is celebrated? Is there any scientific reason behind Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations apart from religious integrity and national integrity? Ganesha frequencies and Yama frequencies: In the 120 days from the full moon (pournima) in Ashadh till that in Kartik of the Hindu lunar calendar, yama […]

Ganesh Immersion or Nimajjan – Ganapati Visarjan

Ganesh immersion or Ganapati Nimajjan, also known as Vianayaka Visarjan is the culmination day of 10-day Ganesh Chaturthi or Ganapati Navaratri celebrations.  Usually, Ganesh immersion is held on Anant Chaturdashi day. In Andhra Pradesh especially Hyderabad, Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam, in Maharashtra – Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur and Thane are the main cities where Ganesha nimajjan is […]

Eco-friendly Ganesha Jatha in Bangalore

Eco-friendly Ganesha Jatha is an initiative taken up in Bangalore by students of MES College along with Quality Council of India and National Referral Centre for Lead Poisoning in India. The date of Eco friendly Ganesha Jatha 2010 is September 5, Sunday. As a part of Eco-friendly Ganesha Jatha, students will urge to install or […]