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Hindu Munnani founder Ramagopalan passes away of COVID-19 in Chennai; veteran RSS pracharak was 94
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Hindu Munnani founder Ramagopalan passes away of COVID-19 in Chennai; veteran RSS pracharak was 94

He was instrumental in taking public the celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi in the state. Back then, nearly four decades ago, it was an indoor affair

Hema Malini, Esha Deol's classical dance performance for Ganesh Chaturthi to air on Star Plus, Disney+ Hotstar
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Hema Malini, Esha Deol's classical dance performance for Ganesh Chaturthi to air on Star Plus, Disney+ Hotstar

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, Hema Malini and Esha Deol practiced and recorded their dance routine for Ganesh Chaturthi at home.

SC allows devotees to offer Prayushan prayers in three Jain temples in Mumbai
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SC allows devotees to offer Prayushan prayers in three Jain temples in Mumbai

The apex court, however, said that no permission for prayers would be given for any other temple in Mumbai while stating that decision for Ganpati festival will have to be taken on a case-to-case basis by the MDMA

Pune's Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav dials down festivity amid COVID crisis, but legacy of city's pandals is undimmed
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Pune's Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav dials down festivity amid COVID crisis, but legacy of city's pandals is undimmed

From a handful of temple trusts, the sarvajanik ganeshotsav in Pune has transformed into a mega carnival boasting of nearly 3,000 public mandals attempting to outdo each other with countless lamps, lights and colour.

Bhumi Pednekar endorses environment-friendly Ganesha idols for Ganesh Chaturthi
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Bhumi Pednekar endorses environment-friendly Ganesha idols for Ganesh Chaturthi

Bhumi Pednekar teamed up with sculptor and environment activist Dattadri to spread the message of ecological conservation by making eco-friendly Ganpati idols

COVID-19 outbreak: DDMA prohibits setting up pandals on Ganesh Chaturthi, bars Muharram processions
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COVID-19 outbreak: DDMA prohibits setting up pandals on Ganesh Chaturthi, bars Muharram processions

The Delhi Disaster Management Authority instructed officials to solicit co-operation of religious leaders to ensure compliance to its order ahead of the upcoming festivals

Gujarat Board postpones GUJCET 2020 exam to 24 August; students can download hall ticket on gsebeservice.com
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Gujarat Board postpones GUJCET 2020 exam to 24 August; students can download hall ticket on gsebeservice.com

Out of the total number of applicants, more than 49,000 have applied for medical stream and over 75,000 have registered for non-medical stream.

Mumbai's biggest Ganesh festival Lalbaugcha Raja cancelled as COVID-19 cases continue to rise in city
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Mumbai's biggest Ganesh festival Lalbaugcha Raja cancelled as COVID-19 cases continue to rise in city

Lalbaugcha Raja is among the most grand pandals set up during Ganesh Chaturthi, a festival that starts on the fourth day of Hindu luni-solar calendar month Bhadrapada.

Ganpati Visarjan: Devotees bid adieu to elephant-headed God on Anant Chaturdashi, pray for his speedy return next year
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Ganpati Visarjan: Devotees bid adieu to elephant-headed God on Anant Chaturdashi, pray for his speedy return next year

After the 10-day-long extravaganza of Ganpati Chaturthi festivities, which commenced on 2 September, comes Anant Chaturdashi or Ganesh Visarjan on 12 September, marking the end of the auspicious Hindu festival

Ganesh Chaturthi: Devotees across Maharashtra celebrate as the 10-day festival culminates with visarjan
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Ganesh Chaturthi: Devotees across Maharashtra celebrate as the 10-day festival culminates with visarjan

The 10 day-long festival celebrating the arrival of Lord Ganesha, or Bappa, as he is affectionately known culminated on 12 September, 2019. Ganpati statues are brought to the sea on the last day amidst much dancing and merriment, and immersed in the water. In this photo, Ganesha is on his way to Versova Beach followed by his devotees.

'Avoid dancing atop these bridges!' Mumbai civic body identifies 20 unsafe rail overbridges as city gears up for Ganesh visarjan
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'Avoid dancing atop these bridges!' Mumbai civic body identifies 20 unsafe rail overbridges as city gears up for Ganesh visarjan

Adhering to safety of the people, Mumbai Police officials have said they have been asked to regulate the number of people atop the bridges at all times during Ganeshotsav.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Two women killed, four injured after wall collapses at Ganpati Pandal in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Two women killed, four injured after wall collapses at Ganpati Pandal in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district

Two women were killed on the spot and four were left injured in a wall collapse at a Ganpati Pandal in Bamurakunj village on Wednesday night.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Mumbai Police issues traffic advisory, deploys 50,000 cops across 129 immersion points
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Mumbai Police issues traffic advisory, deploys 50,000 cops across 129 immersion points

In order to maintain law and order in the city while also ensuring that there is not much inconvenience to people, Mumbai Police has issued traffic advisory for the same.

Ganpati Visarjan 2019: From Shubh Muhurat to Puja Vidhi, a look at Ganesh Chaturthi festivities before immersion
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Ganpati Visarjan 2019: From Shubh Muhurat to Puja Vidhi, a look at Ganesh Chaturthi festivities before immersion

The process of Ganpati visarjan involves a public procession accompanied with much much pomp and fervour. Music and group chants are also a part of the ritual, where devotees bid adieu to the deity and hope for his speedy return the next year.

'Be prepared for any situation': IMD issues red alert for Mumbai, Thane and Palghar as heavy rains pound MMR; over 200mm rainfall recorded in some parts
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'Be prepared for any situation': IMD issues red alert for Mumbai, Thane and Palghar as heavy rains pound MMR; over 200mm rainfall recorded in some parts

IMD has issued a red alert for various places, including Mumbai city and suburbs, Thane and Palghar districts, for next 24 hours due to heavy rains

Public sector bank stocks plunge up to 9.3% post-merger announcement; Andhra Bank,  Syndicate Bank among gainers
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Public sector bank stocks plunge up to 9.3% post-merger announcement; Andhra Bank, Syndicate Bank among gainers

Oriental Bank of Commerce cracked 7.34% to Rs 68.10, Union Bank of India 6.79% to its 52-week low of Rs 54.90, Allahabad Bank declined by 2.83% to Rs 34.30 and United Bank 0.28% to Rs 10.39 on the BSE.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Here is how you can download and send WhatsApp stickers
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Here is how you can download and send WhatsApp stickers

Ganesh Chaturthi-themed WhatsApp stickers can be downloaded from the Play store app for free.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor, Salman Khan, Sonali Bendre wish their fans
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor, Salman Khan, Sonali Bendre wish their fans

Several political leaders and celebrities greeted the nation on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi.

Former Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy slams ED for summoning DK Shivakumar on Ganesh Chaturthi
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Former Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy slams ED for summoning DK Shivakumar on Ganesh Chaturthi

HD Kumaraswamy slammed ED for 'refusing' to allow a plea by senior Congress leader DK Shivakumar for exempting him from appearing before it on Monday in view of Ganesha Chaturthi festival

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Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: "Ganpati Bappa Morya!' From Narendra Modi to Ram Nath Kovind, politicians wish devotees on Twitter

With the celebrations in full swing, influential leaders and top politicians from prime minister Narendra Modi to President Ram Nath Kovind among others are taking to Twitter to wish the citizens on Ganesh Chaturthi.