Ganpati

Mumbai: Heavy rains dampen spirit of devottees

Mumbai: Heavy rains dampen spirit of devottees

Bhiwandi: The Kamvari river water level has risen after heavy rains since Friday night, which dampened the enthusiasm of the devotees who...Read More

More ya, Bappa: A poor man's SoBo-style guide

More ya, Bappa: A poor man's SoBo-style guide

GBM to everybody. For those over 45 like myself, GBM is Ganpati Bappa Moraya. Never confuse it with SDM, which is: See, that’s Dino Morea...Read More

Chandrayaan 2 theme for this Ganpati

Chandrayaan 2 theme for this Ganpati

On entering the Makwana’s Santacruz house, one can see an idol of Lord Ganesh sitting on a big table like structure and on both the sides...Read More

Mumbai: Mandals to celebrate tobacco-free Ganpati

Mumbai: Mandals to celebrate tobacco-free Ganpati

The Mumbai-based NGO, Salaam Bombay Foundation, is working closely with the BSGSS to ensure the city’s Ganesh mandals remain tobacco-free...Read More

Mumbai: City gets decked up for Ganpati

Mumbai: City gets decked up for Ganpati

This year too, renowned Ganpati mandals have come up with innovative themes to woo the visitors. One of the city’s oldest mandals, ‘Lalba...Read More

First look of Lalbaughcha Raja unveiled, see pictures and video

First look of Lalbaughcha Raja unveiled, see pictures and video

Lalbaughcha Raja is going along with a ‘Chandrayaan 2’ theme, putting the spotlight on India’s second mission to the moon.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Gold touches new high of Rs 40K per 10gm, drop in sale of ornaments devotees offer to Ganpati

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Gold touches new high of Rs 40K per 10gm, drop in sale of ornaments devotees offer to Ganpati

With Ganesh Chaturthi fast approaching, people are shopping for the festivities. But this time there has been a 70% drop in the sale of g...Read More

Sankashti Chaturthi 2019: Significance, moonrise, and all you need to know

Sankashti Chaturthi 2019: Significance, moonrise, and all you need to know

According to lunar month in Hindu calendar there are two Chaturthi tithis – Sankashti Chaturthi and Vinayaka Chaturthi. Sankashti falls d...Read More

Mumbai: 14 trips of 3 Ganpati special trains to Mangalore

Mumbai: 14 trips of 3 Ganpati special trains to Mangalore

Mumbai: For the convenience of passengers during the Ganapati Festival and to clear the extra rush during the festive season, the Western...Read More

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Devotees warned of mobile phone perils

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Devotees warned of mobile phone perils

Mumbai: The Girgaum Chandanwadi Sarvajanik Ganesh Mandal has a social message for its devotees this year. It has made a short film on the...Read More

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Ganesh mandals support ‘pothole cause’

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Ganesh mandals support ‘pothole cause’

Mumbai: Ganesh Chaturthi is being celebrated with great enthusiasm and zeal all over the city. Every year, mandals highlight social issue...Read More

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Donate stationery for tribals at mandals

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Donate stationery for tribals at mandals

Mumbai: Now, donate a stationery item, every time you seek the blessings of a sarvajanik Ganpati. With Ganesh mandals raking in lakhs of ...Read More

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Indian Celebs share their favourite childhood memories of Ganpati festival

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Indian Celebs share their favourite childhood memories of Ganpati festival

Today, the entire world is celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi. On this day, people welcome Lord Ganesha at their home and worship for happiness...Read More

Maharashtra state to act tough on loud music played in silence zones

Maharashtra state to act tough on loud music played in silence zones

Mumbai: With the festive season around the corner, Maharashtra Government wants to ensure it keeps the noise pollution under check in the...Read More

Mumbai Plastic Ban: BMC allows use of plastic to cover Ganesh idols in rain

Mumbai Plastic Ban: BMC allows use of plastic to cover Ganesh idols in rain

Mumbai: At a meeting with the umbrella body of Ganesh mandals across the city, the BMC has decided to allow use of plastic for ‘aagman’ a...Read More

Mark Ganesh Chaturthi minus plastic: Dia Mirza

Mark Ganesh Chaturthi minus plastic: Dia Mirza

Mumbai: For Ganesh Chaturthi festivities, which fall in September, actress and UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador Dia Mirza want people t...Read More

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: Ganpati pandals in your smart phone

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: Ganpati pandals in your smart phone

As the festivities start, Tapapriya Lahiri explains how various puja mandals are relying on virtual digital promotions to lure more eclec...Read More

Lekhani art in Ganesh idol decoration is a diminishing form in Mumbai city

Lekhani art in Ganesh idol decoration is a diminishing form in Mumbai city

Mumbai: The 11-day festival of Ganeshtosav is celebrated with great spirit in all over the state. The craze of the festival is so much th...Read More

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: 5 Bollywood songs that add zing to the festive mood

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: 5 Bollywood songs that add zing to the festive mood

For the ultimate new age Ganpati gigs, Sneha Singh finds out best five Bollywood songs that will add more zing to your festive mood.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: TV celebs share their experiences of worshipping Ganpati

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: TV celebs share their experiences of worshipping Ganpati

Lord Ganesha is one of the most lovable Gods in Hinduism along with Lord Krishna. He is quite special and is also known as Ganapati and V...Read More

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