Ganesh Chaturthi is the Hindu festival that reveres God Ganesha. The Lord is the younger son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. Ganesh Chaturthi is the ten days festival to honor the creator on his birthday. It is celebrated every year on the fourth day of the second fortnight. It is celebrated all over the country will full joy and devotion. Lord Ganesha is the most popular God of the Hindu religion who blesses devotees with wisdom and prosperity. Ganesha is also known by the 108 different names. He’s widely and dearly referred to as Ganpati or Vinayaka.
Ganesh Chaturthi is also known as Vinayak Chaturthi. Today, Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated all over the India like Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and other parts of India as well. The festival is so popular that the preparations begin months in advance. Days before the actual worship, homes are cleaned and marquees erected at street corners to house the idols of the Lord. On this occasion, many artisans seem busy making bigger and bigger sculptures with different style on this day. Tourists from all over the world come to witness this wonderful event. Though, there are many places in India where you can witness or worship Lord Ganesha. But, here are 3 awesome places to celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi is a must.
Time to worship – Most 3 Awesome Places to celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi
Ganesh Chaturthi is the most respected and most mandatory festival in the Maharashtra. Though it is the celebrated all over the world now, the maximum grandeur is witnessed in Mumbai and across Maharashtra. Colorfully decorated Idols of Lord Ganesha are installed both at homes and in Sarvajanik Ganesh Pandals. The occasion becomes very lively and enthusiastic with the devotional songs, dances and drums beat being a part of the rituals. Various cultural events organized during these days where big celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor also seen participated in the festival. Ashtavinayaka temples are also one of the most famous temples in Maharashtra which celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi with great pomp and show. The lists of these temples include Shree Mayureshwar Temple, Shree Siddhi Vinayak Temple, Shree Ballaleshwar Temple Shree Varada Vinayak Temple and much more.