Happy Ganesh Chaturthi: Ganesha Chaturthi, also known as Vinayagar Chaturthi, is the day where all the Hindus celebrate one of the most popular god, Lord Ganesh. Ganesh may also be known by the names Ekadantha, Ganapati, Vinayaka, Pillaiyar, and Heramba.
Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the most widely celebrated festivals in India. The lord known as the fortune giver and one who can help to avoid the natural calamities. He is depicted with the elephant’s head on the human body and in the Hindu tradition, he is the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. This year 2022, the auspicious Ganesh Chaturthi was celebrated on Augsut 31 (Wednesday).
He is also the patron god of travelling. Vinayagar Chaturthi is the regional public holiday in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Goa, Karnataka, Odisha, Maharashtra. The celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi may vary based on the region, Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh celebrate this for ten days. It is the public occasion, Sweets are provided.
On the festival, clay idols of Lord Ganesh are placed in-home or outdoor in the decorated tents for the public to view and submit their homage. It is also placed in schools and colleges. The festival ends by carrying the Ganesh’s idol in a public procession with music and group chanting, then immersed in the nearby body of water such as river or ocean.
Ganesh Chaturthi Wishes
- May Lord Ganesha comes to your house and takes away all your laddus and modaks, along with all your worries and sorrows. Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2022!
- This Ganesh Chaturthi, may Ganpati fill your home with prosperity and fortune! Happy Ganesh Chaturthi from our family to yours.
- May the destroyer of evil grace you with peace and love;
- And blessings be showered upon you from heaven up above! Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2022!
- On this auspicious occasion, I am sending across my prayers and warm wishes for you and your family. Ganpati Bappa Morya! Wishing you a happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2022.
- Wishing you happiness as big as Lord Ganesha’s appetite, Life is long as his trunk, Trouble as small as his mouse and moments as sweet as his laddus.
- May Lord Ganesha bless you with worldly bounties and keep you and your family protected from obstacles at all times!
- Hoping that this ‘Ganesh Chaturthi’ will be the start of a year that brings the happiness that Lord Ganesh fills your home with prosperity & fortune.
- May Lord Ganesha Remove the Obstacles of your life; Provide you with auspicious Beginnings; Inspire you with creativity; And bless you with intellect and wisdom! – Happy Ganesh Chaturthi!
Ganesh Chaturthi Images
Take a lookt at some celebration photos of Ganesh Chaturthi,