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From installing idols of the elephant-headed Hindu god Lord Ganesha, showering flowers, offering prayers and modaks (traditional sweets), chanting poetry and hymns, and dol From dancing to the reverberating beats of the Tasha (Indian musical instrument), the 11-day Ganesha Chaturthi Festival is celebrated with much fanfare each year.

Hundreds of people from different parts of India took part in ‘Ganesha Chaturthi’, an 11-day religious celebration that began on Wednesday to mark the birthday of Lord Ganesha, who symbolizes wisdom and prosperity. I am in a festive mood.

Lord Ganesha, the pot-bellied god of new beginnings and the removal of obstacles, is worshiped by Hindus all over the world, especially in the Indian states of Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Goa.

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi also took to Twitter to express his wishes in Hindi to his devotees. When achieved, we always bow and worship that Ganesha. Happy Ganesha Chaturthi. Ganpati Bappa Moriya!”

Tens of thousands of Indian devotees flocked to temples to decorate them for the celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi, offering prayers and sweets and seeking God’s blessings.



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