Indian calendar is filled with lots of festivals and holidays considering different religions. Few days ago, Ganesh Festival or locally known as “Ganesh Chaturthy” was celebrated all over India and also abroad in some parts where majority of Indians are living. Originally it was celebrated by...
Joy of Ganesh Festival and Impact on Environment
Hemant Wakode|Life in India,Urbanisation and Water| October 8, 20121
Indian calendar is filled with lots of festivals and holidays considering different religions. Few days ago, Ganesh Festival or locally known as “Ganesh Chaturthy” was...
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The city is bustling with preparations, trying to master every possible arrangement as their favourite festival has arrived at their doorstep. Every year, the fervour and enthusiasm of Ganesh Chaturthi increases in massive amounts. People come out in large numbers to pay visit...
An eco-friendly Ganesh Utsav
In recent times, Ganesh Utsav festivities in Pune have adapted to environmental concerns, says Rasika Dhavse.
September 2004 - Puneites are passionate about Lord Ganesh. The Ganesh Utsav (Ganesh festival) in Pune is marked by an emotion so intense that it almost...
Puneites are passionate about Lord Ganesh. The Ganesh Utsav (Ganesh festival) in Pune is marked by an emotion so intense that it almost resembles mass hysteria. During utsav days, the Lord becomes family, to be worshipped with utmost love and devotion, before he is tearfully bid adieu on...
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1. Who wrote the Mahabharata?
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of festival celebrations are witnessed. The whole gamut of festivals like Ganesh Chaturthi, Durga Puja, Diwali, and Holi are occasions for great joy and celebrations across the length and breadth of our country With festivals season comes a disaster. Pollution of various types is generated in large...
Before 1893, Ganesh Chaturthi used to be an important family festival during the Peshwa rule in Maharashtra, but that year, Indian freedom fighter and social reformer Lokmanya Tilak transformed the annual festival into a large, well-organized public event.
Tilak recognized the wide appeal of...
always honoured at the start of rituals and ceremonies. Ganesh Chaturthi also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi which is a 10-day festival that celebrates Lord Ganesh’s birthday. It is celebrated all over India, where skilled artists make clay models that resemble Ganesh. During the course of the 10 days...
. Every festival tells a message pertaining to our customs, traditional values, mythology, culture, even historical events and the birth of the New Year too.
Diwali, festival of lights is the major festival in India for the Hindus. However, there are many others like Lord Ganesh Chaturthi, Dusshera...
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pool created to immerse Plaster of Paris idols.
On the final day of the Ganesh festival thousands of plaster idols are immersed into water bodies by devotees. These increase the level of acidity in the water and the content of heavy metals. Several non-governmental and governmental bodies have...
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, stitched clothes such as salwar kameez for women and kurta-pyjama and European-style trousers and shirts for men, are also popular.
Many Indian festivals are religious in origin, although several are celebrated irrespective of caste and creed. Some popular festivals are Diwali, Ganesh Chaturthi...
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Vinayak Damodar Savarkar.
Vinayak Damodar Savarkar was born in the village of Bhagur, near the city of Nasik, in what is now Maharashtra. He was one of four children – his brothers Ganesh (Babarao) and Narayan, and his sister Mainabai – born to Radhabai and Damodarpant...
in the month of Bhadra (August-September) comes the festival of Ganesh Chaturthi. Families and businesses prepare for this festival by purchasing brightly painted images of Ganesh and worshiping them for a number of days. On the festival itself, with great celebration, participants bathe the images...
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The practice of immersion of Ganesh idols after the Ganesh festival in various cities is causing severe water pollution which leads to the death of tonnes of fish and many aquatic creatures. Gone are the days when the idols are made with clay, nowadays idols are made with Plaster...
. Ganesh makes short briefing and we were all set to go. He asked me not to drink the following night “Jhap na hunu mora”, I said same to him. But the plan was for Saturday and this was Friday evening who is going to stop us. We back to our normal Friday and start finishing some of remaining...
festivals in India like Durga Puja,Navratri,Dussehra,Ganesh Chaturthi,Holi,Diwali,etc.
In India, festivals do not just offer people a temporary reprieve from their daily grind. Imbued with deep inner significance, each festival is a multifaceted celebration. The day on which a particular festival is...
FMC in the 1980s, one year the rains were lean and in August the futures markets prices for gur in the months ahead were accordingly going up. The Minister of Civil Supplies called me to Delhi to inform me that he was very worried that with the festivals of Ganesh Chaturthi, Navratri, and Diwali all...
An idol maker gives finishing touches to a Ganesha statue during the Chaturthi festival.
Batukamma is a spring festival celebrated by Hindu women of the Telangana region.
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Makar Sankranti or Pongal...
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), Janmashtami (Aug 28) and Ganesh Chaturthi (Sept 9) are within days of each other. While festivals are an occasion to celebrate with family and friends, spare a thought for the effect these festivities have on the environment.
One of the biggest problems with the way we celebrate...
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that are celebrated in Maharashtra are Diwali, Ganesh Chaturthi, Gudi Padwa, Dasara, Nag Panchami, Gokul Ashtami, Narali Pournima, Pola, Makar Sankranti, Banganga Festival and Holi.
Ganesh Chaturthi is the most important festival of Maharashtra and an integral part of the culture of Maharashtra...
Ganesh, 10% of total retailer keep Gajanand and nestle, 5% of total retailer keep. Retailer keeps less Amul gulab Jamun instant mix because of less consumer demand and there is a no replacement facility so if the product is not sale there will be a loss for retailer.
Highest selling at retailer...
the house in the lights.
The third day is Deepawali - People decorate their homes with diyas, candles and decorative bulbs and lights. Laxmi Ganesh Pooja is performed and then people light up crackers and enjoy themselves. Sweets and rich food is also prepared at home to celebrate the festival...
over darkness. The candlelight makes Diwali a very warm and atmospheric festival, and it's observed with much joy and happiness.
The spectacular eleven day Ganesh Chaturthi festival honors the birth of the beloved Hindu elephant-headed god, Lord Ganesha. The start of the festival...