Friday, September 2, 2011


The Ganesha Chaturthi celebrations are held all over India in a big way. It's community celebrations from the people for thanking Lord Ganesh for all good things happening. It's customary to pray Lord Ganesh before starting any auspicious function or event. In cities, every street establishes huge, huge idol of Lord Ganesh and kept for three, seven or nine days, with pooja, music, cultural program for entertainment.
First time in Colosseo Apartments in Marthahalli, Bengaluru, residents took initiative to celebrate Ganesh Pooja by establishing a Ganesh Idol in the parking area.
In the afternoon, pooja was performed with Mangalaarathi. Prasadam was distributed to all devotees. Lord Ganesha was kept till the evening with music and people coming for darshana and  to receive prasada.
Evening 6.30, again pooja was performed in front of all devotees, with aarthi and pachakajjaya prasada. Devotees praising Lord Ganesha as GANAPATHI BAPPA MORIYA.....
Visarjane is the process of putting Ganesha idol in water. After the pooja, Ganesha idol was carried in procession, sound of Ghante, praising the Lord, praying, he brings peace, happiness and prosperity. The idol is eventually immersed in water in a drum.


Sarve Janah Sukhino Bhavanthu....
Sar, 3rd Sept

1 comment:

  1. Nice photos, nice initiative! Ganapathi bappa moriya :)