Saturday, September 01, 2012

Ganesh Chaturthi Festival beings from 19 September

With India’s festive season about to begin, the first in a series of festivals is Ganesh Chaturthi. The 10-day festival will start from 19 September with hundreds of workers working day and night for making hundreds of Lord Ganesha idols in different parts of India.

Ganesh Chaturthi is a very popular religious festival among the Hindus. It is observed in various parts of the country to worship Lord Ganesha, who is considered to be the symbol of the remover of obstacles. Businessmen and traders, who observe this festival with a lot of ardor, seek the blessings of Lord Ganesha on this particular event.

Ganesh Chaturthi is most popular in some of India’s most developed states including Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Goa. Preparations for the festival have already begun in these states and people are just waiting for the celebration and the opportunity to seek Lord Ganesha’s blessings.

Related article: The Economic Times