Ganesh Chaturthi It is celebrated with much pomp and enthusiasm all over the country especially in Maharashtra. This year, Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations will start from 10th September and will go on till 19th September. One of the many rituals performed throughout the 11 days is known as Ganeshotsav. In this, devotees visit many Ganesh Mandals.
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced people to stay at home and avoid large gatherings. However, there are some mandals that are conducting digital celebrations so that you can have Ganpati darshan from your home.
Let’s have a look at the most liked Ganpati mandalas:
Lalbaugcha Raja of Mumbai
Lalbaugcha Raja or ‘King of Lalbaug’, located in Putlabai Chawl, is a famous and most visited Ganesh idol in Maharashtra. Every year lakhs of devotees visit Lalbagh market to have darshan of the king of Lalbagh. In view of the pandemic, all restrictions and precautions have been taken. However, you can also observe the proceedings on their official website or click onhttps://www.lalbaugcharaj.com/
Andhericha Raja in Mumbai
Located on Andheri West, Veera Desai Street, and known as the ‘King of Andheri’, Andhericha Rajis is a life-sized construction managed by Azad Nagar Public Utsav Samiti. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s celebrations may turn out to be low-key, however, as the theme for 2021 is ‘Paradise’. To know more details visit the official website of Andhericha Raja or follow the link http://www.andhericharaja.com/
Chinchpoklicha Chintamani in Mumbai
The 101-year-old Chinchpoklicha Raja of Parel will celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi 2021 with fewer celebrations. You can access the official Instagram and Facebook web pages or even their . can also open official website To know about what is happening in Chinchpokli Cha Chintamani.
Khetwadi Cha Raja in Mumbai
Adorned with gold and diamond ornaments, the breathtaking Ganesh idol of Khetwadi Cha Ganraj or Khetwadi Cha Raja is one of the most decorated idols of Lord Ganesha. The Mandal will conduct the function with all necessary restrictions and protocols. Watch the live proceedings on its official website,http://www.khetwadichaganraj.com/
Shree Kasba Ganpati in Pune
“Manacha Pehela Ganapati”, which is the most revered Ganpati, is the most liked Mandal in Pune. Here is the official website of Shree Kasba Ganpati, http://www.kasbaganpati.org/, which is updated regularly with all the latest news and information regarding Shri Kasba Ganpati.
Guruji Training Ganpati in Pune
Established in 1887, Guruji Talim Ganpati is one of the oldest mandals in Pune. The idol at Ganpati Chowk on Laxmi Street is given the third option in the immersion procession on the last day. You can watch the puja live on Guruji Talim Ganpati’s Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/Guruji-Talim-Ganpati-Mandal-Pune-254009284620911/