Ganesh Chaturti 2011

    Ganesh Chaturti 2011

    Mumbai Craftsmen race to get idols ready in time

    With clay and plaster of Paris strewn around and the radio humming on a low volume, Thakurdwar-based murtikar (idol-artist) Pradeep Madhuskar, has not had the time to take a lunch break over the last...

    Rajajinagar Ganesh pandal: It's an all-girl show here

    Charan C S, TNN BANGALORE: Ganesha pandals which crop up this time of year usually have young men in charge of the celebrations. But the one in Rajajinagar III Block 14th Main -- Vidya Ganapa...

    Imaginative idols dot millennium city

    Cuttack: The flourish of creativity and imagination marked the lanes, bylanes and thoroughfares, as Ganesh Puja commenced with pomp and splendour in the millennium city on Thursday.  Themed pandals and Ganesh idols seemed to have...

    Ganesh Pandals 2011 – Popular Ganapati Pandals 2011 in Mumbai during Ganesh Chaturthi

    Thousands of Ganesh Pandals are put up in Mumbai during the Ganesh Chaturthi festival (September 1, 2011 to September 11). This is a list of popular Sarvajanik Ganesh Utsav in 2011. Each Ganapati mandal...

    5,000 POP idols seized

    SURAT: Continuing their drive against idol makers using the banned Plaster of Paris (POP) in Ganesh idols, the city police seized about 5,000 POP idols worth Rs.3.5 lakh here on Thursday. This is the second time that...

    Mandal's idol grows bigger every year

    Pooja Biraia, Hindustan Times The Ganpati idol of the Gaud Saraswat Brahmin (GSB) Seva Mandal at King's Circle has a unique feature. The mandal keeps increasing the idol's height every year. "Just like a child...

    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...

    Ganesha idols to cost 30% more

    By Kiran Dahitule, DNA Be it the regular plaster of paris (PoP) idols or the eco-friendly versions, the prices of Ganpati idols have gone up by 10% to 50% ahead of Ganeshotsav this year. The festival...

    A splendid offering

    Megha Shenoy No festival is complete without its share of food and traditional delicacies and the same goes for Ganesha Chaturthi. From small joints and sweet shops to well-known restaurants, all eateries in the City...

    Rs 222cr insurance for Mumbai's GSB ganpati

    The mandal at King's Circle, richest in city, has insured its pandal, devotees, deity's ornaments for 15 days with the stupendous amount After speculation that the insurance cover of Gaud Saraswat Brahman mandal's Ganesh festivities...
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