Ganesh Chaturthi 2018 | Vinayaka Chavithi 2018 | 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 2018, Ganesh Navratri begins on September 13 and ends on September 23 with Anant Chaturthi or Anant Chaturdasi. The 9-nights of Ganesh festival begins on fourth day in bright half of […]

Ganesh Jayanti 2018 | 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 2018, Maghi Ganesh Jayanti date is January 21. It is observed as a grand event in all Ganesh temples in Maharashtra […]

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 […]

72-feet Ganesha in Vijayawada for Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 | Dundee Ganesha Seva Samiti

72-feet Ganesha idol in Vijayawada is the biggest Ganesha idol ever for Vijayawada city. In 2017, Vinayaka Chavithi Navaratri Utsavalu begins on 25 August and ends on September 5 with Ananta Chaturdashi Vinayaka Nimajjanam. But this year, Dundee Ganesha Seva Samiti Nimajjanam is celebrated on 3 September, Sunday. The organizers of this eco-friendly Clay Ganesha idol are […]

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 […]

Famous Ganesh Mandapams in Hyderabad for 2017 Vinayaka Chavithi Celebrations

Famous Ganesh Mandapams in Hyderabad for 2017 Vinayaka Chaturthi Celebrations, List of Ganpati Pandals in Hyderabad for Ganesh Chaturthi festival 2017 is given here. Among the 75,000+ ganesh pandals in Hyderabad, there are very few famous ganapathi mandals. Ganapathi Navaratri utsavams starts on Vinayaka Chavithi (Ganesh Chaturthi) and ends on Anantha Chaturdashi day with Ganesh […]

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 […]

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 2017, Vinayaka Chavithi Navaratri celebrations will begin on August 25 and ends on September 5. Located in the midst of lush-green fields, coconut gardens, and the river Godavari, the temple is a prominent pilgrimage […]

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 Puja Muhurat | Vinayaka Chavithi 2017 Puja Muhurtham

When to perform Ganesh puja on Ganesha Chaturthi in 2017? Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 puja muhurat or Vinayaka Chavithi puja muhurtham is given in this article. Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 date is August 25. On Vinayaka Chavithi day, at or before 11.00 am you should bring the Ganesh idol to home. Ganesh Avahana or Sthapana (installation of […]

Tirupati Kapileswara Temple Vinayaka Chavithi Festival

The festival of Vinayaka Chaviti will be performed with religious fervour in the temple of Sri Kapileswara Swamy in Tirupati on August 25, 2017. After suprabhatam, abhishekam will be performed to mulavarulu followed by Archana. Later in the evening the processional deity of Lord Sri Vinayaka Swamy will take celestial ride on Mushika Vahana in […]

Kanipakam Ganesh Temple Brahmotsavam 2017 | 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 2017, Kanipakam begins on August 25 and ends on September 14. Brahmotsavam, the biggest festival celebrated in Kanipakam Vinayaka temple, commences on Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chavithi and lasts for 21 days. During Brahmotsavam, Ganesh […]

Vinayagar Sathurthi 2018 in Chennai | Ganesha Chaturthi & Ganesh Immersion 2018

Ganesh Chaturthi festival, popularly known as Vinayagar Sathurthi, is celebrated with lot of gusto in Chennai & other parts of Tamil Nadu. The Government of Tamil Nadu and other state and city bodies have been working together to celebrate Vinayagar Chathurthi in eco friendly way. It is to note that Vinayaga Chaturthi 2018 date is […]

How to get permission for Ganesh Pandal erection in Hyderabad | Online Application Form submission for Ganesh Pandals

There is no need of running around police stations to get permission for erecting Ganesh Pandal in Hyderabad. Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 has brought Ganesh Mandal organizers good news that they can also apply for permission through online application system. Organisers can now apply directly through online system for forthcoming Vinayaka Chavithi Navaratri utsavams. The applicants […]

Ganpati 2017 | 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 2017, Ganapati Festival date is August 25. 10-day Ganapati Festival begins on August 25 and ends on September 5 with Ganpati Visarjan (immersion of Ganpati idol in water). The 10-day Ganpati festival gets us many […]

Vinayaka Chaturthi 2017 in Kerala | Ganesha Chaturthi Festival

Ganpati dancing

Vinayaka Chaturthi in Kerala is one of the biggest festivals in the state. In 2017, Vinayaka Chaturthi in Kerala is on August 25. There is a difference of celebrating Vinayaka Chaturthi in Kerala when we compare it to other states. In Kerala, Vinayaka Chaturthi is celebrated on Shukla Paksha Chaturthi in Chinga Masam whereas in […]

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 […]

Ganpati Sthapana Time 2017, Muhurat – 25 August 2017

Eco friendly Ganesha idol

Ganpati Sthapana Time 2017, Muhurat for Ganesh Puja on 25 August 2017 is given here. In 2017, Ganesh Navratri begins with Vinayaka Chaturthi and ends on September 5 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 […]