Lord Ganesha is a Hindu God. He is worshipped as “Pratham Pujya” in every celebration, festival or Pooja.
It is a blessing to watch Lord Ganesha in his different poses and styles. In this post, we have showcased a superb collection of Lord Ganesha Wallpapers to honour and remember the Great Lord Ganesha. Here, you also get to know about Ganesha Chaturthi Festival which celebrates the birthday of Lord Ganesha.
Lord Ganesha is known as the god of wisdom, success, and prosperity. He blesses every devotee and ensures that they live a life of full of happiness and fulfillment.
Lord Ganesha is always worshipped before the starting of every new work. Lord Ganesha is the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati and the brother of Swami Kartikeya.
According to ancient Hindu scriptures, it is said that Lord Ganesha was formed from the sandalwood mud that her mother Parvati used to apply before taking a bath. Goddess Parvati created Lord Ganesha to guard the entrance of the door while she was taking a bath.
About Ganesh Chaturthi
Ganesh Chaturthi is a special festival. It celebrates the birthday of Lord Ganesha. The festival is celebrated all over India as well as different parts of the world with great enthusiasm. It is one of the prime festivals of the state of Maharashtra.
The Ganesha Chaturthi festival starts on Shukla Chaturthi in the month of Bhadrapada and last for ten days till Anant Chaturdashi (According to Hindu calendar). It usually falls between mid-August and mid-September.
So, Ganesh Chaturthi is not a one-day festival. This festival lasts for five days, seven days or eleven days depending on the tradition of the family starting from Shukla Chaturthi and ending on Ananta Chaturdashi in the Hindu month of Bhadrapada.
Ganesh Chaturthi celebrated with full devotion by worshipping Lord Ganesh. Ganesh Chaturthi is not restricted to India only. It is also celebrated outside India, as well.
In Ganesh Chaturthi festival Lord Ganesh is worshipped for full ten days, and on the 11th day, the idol of Lord Ganesh is immersed in a water body.
The whole process is very beautiful; the whole journey of the idol of Lord Ganesh from the devotee home to the beach is the best part of Ganesh Chaturthi.
The idol of Lord Ganesh is taken in a very colorful and joyful manner by performing various dances, drum beats, and devotional songs.
Here we have collected various Lord Ganesha wallpapers specially selected to make Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations a memorable one.
These Lord Ganesha wallpapers depict individual pictures of Lord Ganesha, Lord Ganesha beautiful processions, and many other beautiful poses of Lord Ganesha. Lord Ganesha can also be seen blessing his devotees.
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Ganesha Chaturthi Date
Ganesha Chaturthi marks the birth anniversary of Lord Ganesha. The festival is perform on the fourth day of Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapada month according to the Hindu calendar. Mostly it falls in the month of August or September. It is a ten-day long festival and ends on Anant Chaturdashi. The festival culminates by immersing Lord Ganesha Idols in a water body after a gala street procession.
Ganesha Chaturthi in 2016 is on 5th September, 2016 Monday
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“A Very Happy Ganesha Chaturthi”
30 Lord Ganesha Wallpapers
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