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  • Bhopal: Devotees all set to welcome Lord Ganesha

    Bhopal is all set to celebrate 10-day Ganesha utsav beginning from Thursday. Free Press spoke to some people from Marashtrian community in the city to learn about the significance of the fest and their plans for celebrations. They said that it is the biggest festival for them. They said that great freedom fighter Lokmanya Gangadhar Tilak started it for national unity, but over the time it has become a catalyst for social

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    Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Unique Modak makeovers in Mumbai

    It’s Ganesh Chaturthi and sweet shops in the city are flooded with sweets and savories, especially ‘Modaks’ – the favourite food of the elephant god. Lord Ganesha and modak are synonymous. We love modak all year around but they are the need of the hour for all the 11 days and cannot be avoided how much we try. With due respect to the traditional steamed and fried modak, if you had enough of

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    Angarki Sankashti Chaturthi 2018: 5 bhog to offer to Lord Ganesha

    Sankasthi Chaturthi, also known as Sankata Hari Chaturthi, falls on the fourth day of Krishna Paksha in every lunar month of the Hindu calendar. The Chaturthi that falls on Tuesday is called as Angarki Sankashti Chaturthi and is considered highly auspicious. Angarki Chaturthi occurs once or twice a year and is celebrated with zeal and enthusiasm by the devotees of Lord Ganesha. It is believed that those who observe the fast on

  • Food : Ganesh Chaturthi Celebrations

    As Mumbai welcomes Lord Ganesha, Pebbles- Specialty Multicuisine restaurant in Andheri gives you chance to savour onto the most loved sweet of Lord Ganesha – Modaks. As a part of the celebration, Pebbles is offering complimentary Modaks to all their patrons who come to dine on the Visarjan or Farewell day (10th day) of the festival. The variety of Modaks include: Chocolate & Walnut Modak, Gulkand & Mawa Modak, Moong dal Modak,