Ganesh chaturthi is a Hindu festival that is celebrated every year, especially in Maharashtra and Karnataka.
It is a celebrated as the birth anniversary of Ganesh the youngest son of lord Shiva.
Ganesh chaturthi is celebrated for about 10 or 11 days.
It is celebrated on Shukla chaturthi of Bhadra month in Hindu calendar.
This festival is the long-lasting festival.
Lord Ganesh brings all the luck and blessings in our life.
Children call him ” My friend Ganesha”.
Temples and Pandals are decorated with flowers, garlands and lightings during Ganesh chaturthi.
Devotees offer Lord Ganesha with Modak which is the Lord’s favourite dessert.
At the end of festival the idols of Lord Ganesha are joyfully immersed in water bodies like Lakes, Rivers, or Sea.