On Anant Chaturdashi, Lord Vinayaka idols are immersed in flowing water and chants of 'Ganpati Bappa Morya Pudhchya Varshi Lavkar Ya' reverberate the entire atmosphere.Sep 05, 2017, 16:12 PM IST
To ensure smooth immersion of Ganesh idols, elaborate arrangements have been made in Mumbai to avoid chaos and problem to the devotees. Over 40,000 policemen will patrol the streets at the 119 notified spots on Tuesday.Sep 05, 2017, 07:06 AM IST
The Ganesh festival, initiated in an open public format in 1892 by Mumbai's Bhausaheb Laxman Javale alias Bhau Rangari, entered the 125th year.Sep 15, 2016, 15:09 PM IST
After performing the farewell `Uttar Pooja` thousands of big, medium and small idols of Lord Ganesh shall be taken out to various immersion points across for `visarjan` or immersion.
The 11-day long Ganpati festival is celebrated across the nation with full fervour. It is one of the biggest festivals revered and celebrated especially in Maharashtra. Our Bollywood celebrities too have welcomed Bappa this year with gusto. Some do the Visarjan after one and a half days, while others keep it for 3, 5, 7 or full 11 days—doing the Visarjan on last day.Sep 07, 2016, 13:02 PM IST
In Sangroor, two Sikh boys, Indrapal and Kamalpreet with the help of their 9 metres long turbans, saved the the lives of 8 boys drowning in a river, while Ganpati Visarjan.
Sep 30, 2015, 11:42 AM IST
Ganpati Visarjan: Devotees bid adieu to Lord Ganesha in MumbaiSep 27, 2015, 19:07 PM IST
Actor Nana Patekar`s efforts to help drought-hit farmers of Maharashtra have began on a brilliant note, with his Naam Foundation collecting Rs 80 lakh in a day.Sep 19, 2015, 00:07 AM IST
Intelligence reports have warned of possible terror attacks during the Ganpati Celebration in Mumbai, the government has tightened the round-the-clock vigil along all coastal routes coming to the cSep 08, 2014, 13:53 PM IST
On the last day of Ganesh Utsav, people across India, especially Mumbai, are all set for the immersion of Ganesh idols.Security has been tightened and 25,000 policemen have been deployed across MumSep 08, 2014, 10:36 AM IST
Bollywood is in a festive mood with the celebrities giving a grand adieu to Ganpati Bappa.Aug 31, 2014, 15:51 PM IST
Volunteers undertook a post-Ganesh Chaturthi cleanliness drive at the Juhu BeachSep 19, 2013, 14:27 PM IST
Scores of residents and college students gathered at the Juhu beach and actively participated in the clean-up drive.Sep 13, 2011, 09:15 AM IST