Ganesh Festival

Winning the ‘laddu auction’ a matter of pride for citizens

The Ganesh festival which is celebrated with much pomp and splendour now has a special custom, ‘laddu auction’ which has gained in popularity over the years.

published on : 11th September 2019

Traffic to be diverted on Sept 7, 8 for idol immersion

On September 7, 55 Ganesha idols will be taken in processions at 5 pm in JC Nagar area. Owing to expected traffic congestion till 2.30 am, traffic diversions have bee made by the Bengaluru Traffic Pol

published on : 6th September 2019

Ganesh fest begins; devotees open heart, homes to welcome God

The 10-day long festival is being held this year amid the looming clouds of economic slowdown and the devastation caused by floods after heavy rains in some parts of the state.

published on : 2nd September 2019

Maharashtra: Devotees bid adieu to Lord Ganesh as 11-day festival comes to an end

While public Ganesh mandals prefer to take the idols for immersion to sea shores or rivers, families which install smaller idols are increasingly conducting 'viasarjan' at homes in buckets of water.

published on : 23rd September 2018