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Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the most grandly celebrated festival in India. Lord Ganesh have a special significance in Hindu Mythology. The elephant headed God Ganesh is considered as the God of knowledge, wisdom and auspiciousness. In India, daily work, special events, fairs, festivals, cultural programs everything start after worship Lord Ganesh. Ganesh Chaturthi festival is the celebration of birthday of Lord Ganesh. Due to the special significance of Lord Ganesh in Hindu mythology, Ganesh chaturthi festival is obviously grandly celebrated across India. There are many big temples of Lord Ganesh across India which are world famous and are the center of deep belief of devotees of Lord Ganesh. Moti Doongri Ganesh temple of Jaipur is one of those world famous Ganesh temples in India. Millions of devotees come for Darshan of Lord Ganesh and to celebrate Ganesh chaturthi festival in Jaipur. On the next day of Ganesh Chaturthi,  a huge auspicious rally procession organized every year in Jaipur in which 40-50 tableaux of Lord Ganesh participate.

In following passages, you will find the details about the significance of Ganesh Chaturthi festival, rituals and celebrations related to Ganesh Chaturthi festival, Ganesh Chaturthi photos and Ganesh chaturthi videos.

Significance of Ganesh Chaturthi Festival

According to Hindu mythology, Lord Ganesh was born on Chaturthi tithi (4th day) of Shukla paksha (waxing moon) of Bhadrapada month.  Devotees of Lord Ganesh celebrate his birth day every year on this auspicious day.  On the name of Lord Ganesh, this festival named as Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayak Chaturthi.  In Hinduism, Lord Ganesh is worshipped first and then other deities are worshipped after him.

Rituals and Celebrations related to Ganesh Chaturthi Festival

On the day of Ganesh Chaturthi, Jaipurites wake up early in the morning and gather at famous temples of Lord Ganesh such as Moti Doongri Ganesh Temple, to have a view of Lord Ganesh and get his blessings. There is an architectural practice in India that every house and building has small idol of Lord Ganesh installed on the main gate. Devotees worship this idol of Lord Ganesh at their homes on this auspicious day to get wisdom, prosperity and remove obstacles from their life.

Devotees prepare Churma, Daal, Baati food in Jaipur as an offering for Lord Ganesh on the day of Ganesh Chaturthi festival.

A large auspicious rally of Lord Ganesha is processed next day of Ganesh Chaturthi Festival.  This rally starts from Moti Doongri Ganesh Temple Jaipur and ends at Garh Ganesh Temple Jaipur.  The rally has number of tableaux based on stories related to the life and miracles of Lord Ganesh.  Ganesh chaturthi festival is celebrated at a grand level that one of the largest fair of Jaipur is organized on this auspicious day.  Millions of devotees enjoy this fair and procession with their families.

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