Lord Ganesha

Angarki Sankashti Chaturthi: All you need to know

Angarki Sankashti Chaturthi: All you need to know

The fourth day of the waning lunar phase (Krishna Paksha) after the full moon (Purnima) which falls on Tuesday is extremely auspicious.

Nov 07, 2017, 10:56 AM IST
Dhanteras 2017: Why buying gold on this day is considered auspicious

Dhanteras 2017: Why buying gold on this day is considered auspicious

This October has a festive fragrance to it with Diwali and Dhanteras lighting our homes. The festival of lights is preceded with Dhanteras when people throng markets to buy gold items and utensils for daily utility. But have you ever wondered why?

Oct 11, 2017, 18:55 PM IST
Dhanteras 2017: Puja tithi, timings and Muhurat

Dhanteras 2017: Puja tithi, timings and Muhurat

It is that time of the year when you can feel the festive spirit in the atmosphere around. With Diwali on October 19, the much-awaited festival of Dhanteras this year happens to be on the 17th of this month.

Oct 11, 2017, 17:05 PM IST
Bizarre! Admit card for Lord Ganesha in Bihar University

Bizarre! Admit card for Lord Ganesha in Bihar University

In a bizarre incident, an admit card was issued to a first-year student of Bihar University bearing the photograph and signature of the Hindu deity Lord Ganesha.

Oct 05, 2017, 20:45 PM IST

Long-drawn Ganesh idol immersion event in Hyderabad ends

The Vinayaka Chaviti festivities began on August 25.

Sep 06, 2017, 15:38 PM IST
Amit Shah has 'darshan' of Lalbaug-cha Raja

Amit Shah has 'darshan' of Lalbaug-cha Raja

Arriving at the Lalbaug-cha Raja marquee, Shah prayed before the 18 feet tall iconic idol of the elephant-headed god, Lord Ganesha.

Aug 27, 2017, 13:58 PM IST
Aarti performed at Lalbaugcha Raja in Mumbai - Watch

Aarti performed at Lalbaugcha Raja in Mumbai - Watch

The Lalbaugcha Raja mukh darshan on Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 began on August 25.

Aug 27, 2017, 09:22 AM IST
Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: Bollywood chants 'Ganpati Bappa Morya'!

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: Bollywood chants 'Ganpati Bappa Morya'!

On the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chaturthi, the entire nation is gripped in a festive mood. Therefore, how can our Bollywood celebrities be left far behind? While some are busy getting their Bappa home others took to Twitter and wished their fans.

Aug 25, 2017, 09:52 AM IST
Shankar Mahadevan pays tribute to Lord Ganesha with `Tutari`

Shankar Mahadevan pays tribute to Lord Ganesha with `Tutari`

This Ganesh Chaturthi, celebrate the spirit of the festival with a high energy song 'Tutari' by none other than Shankar Mahadevan.

Aug 23, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
Child actor Usair Basar bags role of Lord Ganesha in TV show

Child actor Usair Basar bags role of Lord Ganesha in TV show

Child artist Usair Basar has been roped in to essay the character of Lord Ganesha in an upcoming show "Vignahartha Ganesha".

Jun 28, 2017, 19:41 PM IST
Ram Gopal Varma summoned for poking fun at Lord Ganesha

Ram Gopal Varma summoned for poking fun at Lord Ganesha

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has got summons for making fun of Lord Ganesha through his Twitter account.

Jun 28, 2017, 18:00 PM IST
Muslim man uses pic of Lord Ganesha in wedding card to invite Hindu friends; family gets threat for bold move

Muslim man uses pic of Lord Ganesha in wedding card to invite Hindu friends; family gets threat for bold move

This Muslim man has set an example of communal harmony.

May 02, 2017, 16:35 PM IST
Angarika Chaturthi - One of the most significant days for Lord Ganesha devotees

Angarika Chaturthi - One of the most significant days for Lord Ganesha devotees

Angarika Chaturthi is one of the most important days for devotees of Lord Ganesha.

Feb 13, 2017, 14:33 PM IST
Ganesh Jayanti 2017: Puja Timings and Tithi

Ganesh Jayanti 2017: Puja Timings and Tithi

People in Maharashtra celebrate the birth of Lord Ganesha on Shukla Chaturthi during Magha month in the Hindu calendar.

Jan 31, 2017, 09:21 AM IST
Here’s how Santoshi Mata was born

Here’s how Santoshi Mata was born

According to one of the many popular beliefs, Santoshi Mata is Lord Ganesha’s daughter. 

Nov 10, 2016, 16:28 PM IST
Lord Ganesha immersions end in Maharashtra, 16 deaths

Lord Ganesha immersions end in Maharashtra, 16 deaths

After more than 24 hours, the immersion ceremonies of thousands of big and small idols of Lord Ganesha finally drew to an end on Friday morning.

Sep 16, 2016, 12:12 PM IST
Ganeshotsav 2016: Amid incessant rains, Mumbai bids adieu to Ganpati Bappa

Ganeshotsav 2016: Amid incessant rains, Mumbai bids adieu to Ganpati Bappa

As many as 24,768 idols of Lord Ganesha were immersed at 100 spots, which included beaches and natural and artificial ponds, by late night.

Sep 16, 2016, 09:24 AM IST
Ganeshotsav 2016: Ganpati Bappa returns to his abode on Ananta Chaturdashi

Ganeshotsav 2016: Ganpati Bappa returns to his abode on Ananta Chaturdashi

‘Ananta’ means eternal and ‘Chaturdashi’ means fourteen.

Sep 15, 2016, 10:00 AM IST

Ganesh visarjan tragedy: Eight bodies recovered from Tungabhadra river in Karnataka

At least 12 devotees, who were immersing a Ganesh idol after Vinayaka Chaturthi celebrations, fell into the Tungabhadra river.

Sep 08, 2016, 12:18 PM IST
Amit Shah visits Mumbai Ganesh pandals; Oppn needles Sena-BJP

Amit Shah visits Mumbai Ganesh pandals; Oppn needles Sena-BJP

The Opposition in Maharashtra on Wednesday took a jibe at the BJP-Sena ruling alliance saying the former has "no respect" for its ally as Amit Shah visited Ganesh pandals in the city but did not meet Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray who resided just "10 minutes away".

Sep 07, 2016, 16:10 PM IST