Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated as the birth of Lord Ganesha by Hindus all over the world. Hindu month of Bhadra marks the arrival of Lord Ganesha. It fall on September 13, 2018 (Thursday) and ends on anant chaturdashi September 23, 2018. The festival is celebrated with full enthusiasm in state of Maharashtra and lasts for 10 days. The celebration ends on the day of Ananta Chaturdashi. The festival is being celebrated with lots of colors, worshipping and daily Prayer, Puja, Mantras Recitation and Homam. The Puja takes places by chanting of Mantras by Pandit that invokes life and soul in the idol of Lord Ganesha by chanting mantras. Modaks or ladoos are considered to be the favorite sweet of Lord Ganesha. On 11th day, the idol is carried from the streets with lots of celebration and enthusiasm and is submerged into sea asking Lord Ganesha to visit them next year again.
The right way of celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi at home is to meditate and memorize the stories related to lord Ganesha. Take bath and visit temple. Offer sweet flowers to Lord Ganesha. Have an image of Lord Ganesha in your house to feel his presence.
Benefit of Lord Ganesha Anushthan for 10 Days.
Worshipping Lord Ganesha brings good fortune to one’s personal and professional life.
This puja helps one become wise and knowledgeable.
The souls of the worshipers are purified by the grace of Lord Ganesh.
Financial difficulties are resolved easily by performing Ganesh puja and one can gain great success in their business.
To overcome the obstacles and welfare of the family.
Hurdles in the path of mind and soul will be neglect.
It increases family bondage.