Ganesh Chaturthi marks the beginning of Hindu festive celebrations. With the arrival of Ganesha, arrives the zeal of jubilant festive months ahead. Today the entire nation is canvased with the pompous colours of devotion and people are leaving no stones unturned to cast their self to worship the elephant-headed Ganpati Bappa! Amid the nation celebrating this auspicious occasion, Mumbai turns into an ocean of enthusiasm and everybody from a commoner to celebrated personalities are cherishing the welcome of Lord Ganesha.
Ganesh Chaturthi is considered the birth of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati’s son, Ganesha. Ganesha, also called Vinayak, is the destroyer of evil gist and brings the fervour of new and happy beginnings. Thus the days are celebrated with enormous gusto across the country. On this festival, the market is adorned with beautiful Ganesha idols and an aura of positivism fragrances every being. People welcome Vinayak in their homes and worship the Lord with the utmost love and devotion.
From Bollywood stars to television artists, Ganesh Chaturthi has dwelled as an integral part of their festive life over the years. This year too, many celebs are observing this holy occasion by installing Ganpati idols at their homes and offices.
Here’s how our celebs are observing Ganesh Chaturthi this year.
Hope you're celebrating a Green Ganesh Chaturthi 😍 pic.twitter.com/l1ZBKafFSP— Juhi Chawla (@iam_juhi) September 13, 2018
Ganesh Chaturthi is one of my favourite times of the year. I love the week long festivities and coming together of friends and families! 🎉🎉🍬— Sonam K Ahuja (@sonamakapoor) September 13, 2018
Wishing all of you a wonderful Ganesh Chaturthi pic.twitter.com/mdGaSG7cPn
Ganpati Bappa Morya— Karan Wahi (@karan009wahi) September 13, 2018
Happy Ganesh Chaturthi
My first Bappa that i created myself , i have taken a step towards Green Ganesha ,Clean Ganesha
Hope slowly n steadily we all can make a difference
Have a great one guys #ganeshji #ganeshchaturthi #mumbai #festival #ganpatibappamorya pic.twitter.com/Njck8bX5jU
Happy Ganesh Chaturthi friends😇🤗Ganpati Bappa Morya 😇😇 pic.twitter.com/84NAFebS9p— Gautam Rode (@gautam_rode) September 13, 2018
Modaks, family gatherings, dance, music... Everything about #GaneshChaturthi makes me happy 🙂🎊 I wish this festive season brings you all countless blessings!#GanpatiBappaMorya 🎉✨ pic.twitter.com/HrxjazZc3B— Madhuri Dixit Nene (@MadhuriDixit) September 12, 2018
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Indian freedomfighter Lokmanya Tilak, championed Ganesh festival to circumvent the colonial British ban on Hindu gatherings then. Today Lord Ganesha bless us all & remove d obstacles that try to finish #hinduism from India & world. #JaiShriRam #paayalrohatgi #payal #GaneshChaturthi2018
News Nation wishes you a very happy Ganesh Chaturthi. May Lord Ganesh bless you with cherished memories and mark the happy beginning of festive times.