Ganesh Chaturti 2011

    Ganesh Chaturti 2011

    Celebrations on the Cumbharjua

    CUMBHARJUA: The green banks of the Cumbharjua canal under overcast skies turned into a riot of colours and pageantry as the villagers relived the decades-old Sangodd tradition on Wednesday. Flotillas of boats strung together and...

    Peshwas celebrated with splendour

    PUNE: The Ganeshotsav festival that we celebrate with so much fervour was an annual affair in Pune even during the Peshwa era. If the accounts of the festivities then are to be believed, the...

    Navi Mumbai's Raja takes on a historical note this year

    Vijay Singh, TNN NAVI MUMBAI: The popular 'Navi Mumbai Ka Raja' sarvajanik Ganpati at Turbhe, which is as old as the city of Navi Mumbai itself, celebrates its 41st year with a historical theme-the importance...

    331 items wins Sattari man matoli competition

    Rajendra P Kerkar KERI: The directorate of art and culture's annual state-level matoli competition for individual houses saw a drop in the number of participants this year, but a rise in the quality of the...

    Laddu adds new dimension to Ganesh festivities

    S. Sandeep Kumar Lord Ganesh is known for bestowing prosperity and this is what the Lord's laddu has done with different youths and welfare organisations over the years in the city. Prospering from the proceeds of...

    A Ganapati idol specially for the sport aficionados

    PUNE: They see the elephant God in everything, which explains why the Sanyunkta Prasad Mandal displays Ganapati idols made of the most unusual ingredients: from automobile parts to musical instruments to even sports equipment....

    Diamond-studded Ganesha to be immersed in Somnath

    VADODARA: Diamonds are forever and many yearn to possess one and keep it for life. But a group of youths from Gotri area of the city will immerse a diamond-studded Ganesh idol in the...

    Lucknow residents write letters to Lord Ganesha, seek fulfilment of their wishes

    Hundreds of Lucknow-based devotees have written a letter to Lord Ganesha to seek fulfilment of their wishes during the ongoing Ganesh Utsav festival. There was a beeline of devotees standing in a queue to pay...

    Ganpati brings the light of learning to 113 kids

    Chetna Yerunkar, The Upnagaracha Raja mandal in Borivli will be  spending Rs 5 lakh, received as donation from devotees, to pay for the education of underprivileged children In his annual trip to the city, Mumbai's reigning...

    Odisha Samaj- UAE celebrates Ganesh Puja in Dubai

    Report by Sanjeeb Sahoo; Dubai: Like the previous years, this year, Ganesh Puja has been celebrated here in Dubai by Odisha Samaj- UAE with much excitement and vigour. More than hundred of Odia families...
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