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Why you should not judge my kids when they are bursting crackers tonight
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Why you should not judge my kids when they are bursting crackers tonight

Diwali celebrations should not be muted just because we as a nation have failed to act against pollution

Modaks, masti and morya: Let the Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations begin
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Modaks, masti and morya: Let the Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations begin

The 10-day festival will see muted celebrations owing to the COVID-19 pandemic

Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: Read the extraordinary story of a 1,100-year-old Ganesh idol in Chhattisgarh
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: Read the extraordinary story of a 1,100-year-old Ganesh idol in Chhattisgarh

According to myths, the hill is in Dantewada is the site of a battle between Lord Ganesha and the seer Parashuram

First look of Rajinikanth from Annaatthe out; film to release on 4 November
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First look of Rajinikanth from Annaatthe out; film to release on 4 November

Prakash Raj, Keerthy Suresh, Nayanthara also star in Annaatthe.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: What the different names of Lord Ganesh are and their meanings
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: What the different names of Lord Ganesh are and their meanings

The word Ganesha is formed by combining two Sanskrit words, with ‘gana’ meaning a multitude of people and ‘isha’ meaning lord

Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: Madhuri Dixit, Karan Johar, Amitabh Bachchan extend wishes
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: Madhuri Dixit, Karan Johar, Amitabh Bachchan extend wishes

Anil Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Dia Mirza, Bipasha Basu, and Taapsee Pannu were among the others who marked the festive occasion

Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: President Ram Nath Kovind, PM extend wishes to mark festival
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: President Ram Nath Kovind, PM extend wishes to mark festival

Narendra Modi wished the country, asking Lord Ganesh to bring "happiness, peace, good fortune and health" to everyone

Ganesh Chaturthi: Pandal visits restricted in Mumbai, no visarjans in Karnataka after 9 pm
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Ganesh Chaturthi: Pandal visits restricted in Mumbai, no visarjans in Karnataka after 9 pm

Keeping in mind the looming fear of the COVID-19 pandemic, different curbs have been laid out to celebrate the 10-day festival

Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: Wishes, quotes and messages to share this season
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: Wishes, quotes and messages to share this season

Ganesh Chaturthi is a significant one for the Hindu community as the day is observed and celebrated to honour the birth of Lord Ganesha.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: All you need to know about various rituals performed during the festival
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: All you need to know about various rituals performed during the festival

While the ongoing pandemic has put a halt to large-scale celebrations in many parts of the country this year, devotees can still perform some key rituals at their homes

Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: From Lalbaugcha Raja to Andhericha Raja, a guide to online darshan this year
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: From Lalbaugcha Raja to Andhericha Raja, a guide to online darshan this year

The ten-day celebrations of Ganesh Chaturthi, which are slated to commence on 10 September, will be muted due to the coronavirus pandemic

DDMA bans public celebrations of Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Delhi citing COVID-19 fears
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DDMA bans public celebrations of Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Delhi citing COVID-19 fears

In an order issued on Tuesday, the DDMA said that district magistrates and deputy commissioners of police will ensure that idols of Lord Ganesha are not set up in a tent or pandal.

Banks to remain closed for five days this week; check details here
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Banks to remain closed for five days this week; check details here

People should bear in mind that 10 September will be considered a bank holiday in nine major cities on account of Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: All you need to know about date, shubhmuhurat and puja visarjan
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: All you need to know about date, shubhmuhurat and puja visarjan

According to the Hindu calendar, the best timing for puja is from 11.03 am to 1.33 pm on 10 September. The 10-day festival is set to conclude on 21 September

From Easter to Eid, Ganeshotsav and Durga Puja, how festivals were observed in a locked down year
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From Easter to Eid, Ganeshotsav and Durga Puja, how festivals were observed in a locked down year

Occasions that had hitherto brought people together had to be ‘celebrated’ in a socially distanced manner, devoid of many of the comforting customs of the past.

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