Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated in the month of September or October with great enthusiasm. The festival is believed to bring – happiness, good luck, and prosperity among all and is celebrated with full jubilation. Lord Ganesha is worshipped first among all deities in any of the Hindu rituals and is invoked at the beginning of a venture or journey. He is believed to bring good luck for the new endeavors.
Ganesh Chaturthi lasts for ten days which also include the tradition of Ganesh Visarjana, where the statue of Lord Ganesha is immersed in a river or sea -symbolizing the lord taking away the sorrows of the devotees. The chants- “Ganpati Bappa Moreya” boost the electrifying atmosphere.
In the Year 2013, the Ganesh Puja is beginning on September 9 and will go up to September 18, i.e Anant Chaturdashi.
May Lord Ganesh Bless all His Devotees with Good Health, Prosperity and Happiness.