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Ganpati Visarjan

At least 28 dead across Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh during Ganpati visarjan rituals

In Maharashtra, 17 drowning deaths have been reported while five people are said to be missing while in Bhopal, at least 11 people died after a boat capsized during visarjan. 

Sep 13, 2019, 11:34 AM IST

17 dead, 5 missing during Ganesh visarjan across Maharashtra

Four people died in Amravati, followed by three in Ratnagiri, two each in Nashik, Sindhudurg and Satara and one each in Thane, Dhule, Buldhana and Bhandara. In a similar incident, 11 people have died and five went missing after a boat capsized during Ganpati Visarjan in Bhopal.

Sep 13, 2019, 10:26 AM IST

Photo Gallery: B-Town celebs bid goodbye to Bappa on Ganpati Visarjan

Several B-Towners had welcomed Bappa home this year and performed the Visarjan ceremony last night. Armaan Jain and family, Neil Nitin Mukesh bid Bappa goodbye with a promise to return the next year. 

Sep 13, 2019, 08:40 AM IST

Madhya Pradesh: 11 dead after boat capsizes during Ganesh Visarjan in Bhopal

At least 11 persons died after a boat capsized during Ganpati Visarjan at Bhopal’s Khatlapura Ghat on Friday morning. 

Sep 13, 2019, 08:03 AM IST

Shah Rukh Khan shares Ganpati pics from Mannat, wishes happiness for all—See inside

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan too had welcomed Bappa like other devotees and day before performed the Visarjan ceremony.

Sep 13, 2019, 07:05 AM IST

Ganpati Visarjan 2019 live streaming: Date and Puja timings

Chants of Ganpati Bappa Morya, Pudhchya Varshi Lavkar Ya reverberate the entire atmosphere. 

Sep 12, 2019, 08:59 AM IST

Anant Chaturdashi 2019: Puja timings, Muhurat and significance

A sacred thread is tied during the Puja. Lord Vishnu is prayed in his 'Anant' form on this day.

Sep 12, 2019, 08:41 AM IST

5W1H: Salman Khan dances at Ganpati Visarjan

Salman Khan dances at Ganpati Visarjan.To know more watch the video

Sep 04, 2019, 16:56 PM IST

Salman Khan dances his heart out on Ganpati Visarjan, Swara Bhasker joins festivity—Watch

A day after seeking his blessings and pray to him with utmost faith and devotion, it was time to bid him goodbye.

Sep 04, 2019, 13:24 PM IST

Mumbai Police gears up for Ganpati Visarjan, 50,000 cops to guard the roads

Fifty three roads have been declared closed and on 56 roads, traffic will be allowed from only one way. The police has made five traffic control rooms to manage the situation.

Sep 21, 2018, 17:46 PM IST

Ganpati Visarjan 2017: Ranbir Kapoor bids adieu to Bappa—Watch

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

Ganpati Visarjan: 40,000 policemen, 5000 CCTV cameras and drones to monitor Mumbai

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

Do you know Lord Ganesh has an accountant – Watch it to believe it!

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

Maharashtra bids adieu to Lord Ganesh after 11 days

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.

Sep 15, 2016, 11:08 AM IST

Ganpati Visarjan at Salman Khan's Galaxy had everyone minus the superstar! Watch videos

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

Punjab: Two Sikh men remove turbans to save eight youths from drowning

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 Mumbai

Ganpati Visarjan: Devotees bid adieu to Lord Ganesha in Mumbai​

Sep 27, 2015, 19:07 PM IST

Nana Patekar's foundation collects Rs 80 lakh for drought-hit farmers

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