Ganesh Chaturthi also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi is one of the most important Hindu festivals celebrated all over India. This day is celebrated as birthday of Lord Ganesh. Lord Ganesh is seen as the symbol of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune. Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated on Shukla Chaturthi of the Hindu month of Bhadra.
This year Ganesh Chaturthi will also be special as Artistic idols of Ganpati have already hit the market.
To grab the attention of devotees artistic idols of Ganpati are dressed in different characters like traffic police.
You can also see Ganpati as video journalist available in the markets of Nagpur.
PM Modi and other ministers urged people not to use idols made out of plaster of paris as they are harmful to the environment.
Eco-friendly Ganapati idols being made to promote a green Ganesh Chaturthi festival.
This year Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated from 5th of Sep to 12th of Sep.