Activities – September 2019

Ganpati Festival

Ganpati Idol was religiously worshiped during the Ganpati festival and the children were taken to the Dagadushet Halwai Ganpati Mandir to perform ‘ABHISHEK’.

Trivia

Ganesh Chaturthi, also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi is the Hindu festival that reveres god Ganesha. A ten day festival, it starts on the fourth day of Hindu luni-solar calendar month Bhadrapada, which typically falls in Gregorian months of August or September. The festival is marked with installation of Ganesha idols privately in homes, or publicly on elaborate pandals (temporary stage). The festival ends on the tenth day after start, wherein the idol is carried in a public procession with music and group chanting, then immersed in nearby water body such as a river or ocean, thereafter the clay idol dissolves and Ganesha is believed to return to Mount Kailash to Parvati and Shiva.


Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *