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Not your regular prasad: Why Hyderabad residents paid Rs 60 lakh for a ladoo
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Not your regular prasad: Why Hyderabad residents paid Rs 60 lakh for a ladoo

The end of the Ganesh festival in some Telugu-speaking states is marked by the auctioning of the prasad. This year, residents of Sun City in Hyderabad pooled Rs 60.8 lakh to buy a giant ladoo

Watch: Little girl hugs Ganpati Bappa idol, cries as it's taken for visarjan
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Watch: Little girl hugs Ganpati Bappa idol, cries as it's taken for visarjan

The unconditional love of the child for Lord Ganesh touched the hearts of many people in the comment section.

Anand Mahindra shares video of 'Bappa bidding goodbye', internet draws similarity with Ravindra Jadeja
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Anand Mahindra shares video of 'Bappa bidding goodbye', internet draws similarity with Ravindra Jadeja

A couple of users on the microblogging site even termed the baby elephant, a fan of Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja. Wondering why? Well, they compared the baby elephant’s trunk movement to Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja’s on-field celebrations.

Haryana: Six die of drowning during Ganesh idol immersions in Mahendragarh & Sonipat
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Haryana: Six die of drowning during Ganesh idol immersions in Mahendragarh & Sonipat

Nine youths were swept away by the current of water in a canal in Mahendragarh when the group was carrying a nearly seven-foot idol for immersion, four of them died of drowning while the rest were rescued

Rashmika Mandanna, Kajol and Ajay Devgn with son Yug visit Lalbaugcha Raja to seek blessings
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Rashmika Mandanna, Kajol and Ajay Devgn with son Yug visit Lalbaugcha Raja to seek blessings

Ajay Devgn’s wife and actress Kajol also visited the Lalbaugcha Raja pandal with former actress and filmmaker Revathy.

'One village, One Ganpati'; Idea embraced by hundreds of villages in Maharashtra decades after it was conceived
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'One village, One Ganpati'; Idea embraced by hundreds of villages in Maharashtra decades after it was conceived

Way back in 1961, communist leader Bhau Sakharam Patil proposed the 'One Village One Ganpati' policy during the Ganesh festival in Agroli, now part of Navi Mumbai region

Ganesh Chaturthi 2022: Shilpa Shetty, Raj Kundra bid adieu to Ganpati in grand style
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2022: Shilpa Shetty, Raj Kundra bid adieu to Ganpati in grand style

The actress dropped a montage video on her official Instagram account to reveal the farewell journey of Lord Ganesha, which she celebrated with much fervour.

Soha Ali Khan looks magnificent in pink suit, visits Ganapati temple with husband Kunal Kemmu and daughter Inaaya
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Soha Ali Khan looks magnificent in pink suit, visits Ganapati temple with husband Kunal Kemmu and daughter Inaaya

Actress Soha Ali Khan took to her Instagram account to share a series of pictures of herself donning pink and appearing like a sight to behold.

Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal visited Salman Khan’s sister Arpita's house for the Ganesh Chaturthi puja
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Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal visited Salman Khan’s sister Arpita's house for the Ganesh Chaturthi puja

Ganesh Chaturthi 2022: From Salman Khan to Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal, celebrities made a bee-line to Arpita Khan’s house for the festivities.

From RRR to policeman, the many different avatars of Lord Ganesha
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From RRR to policeman, the many different avatars of Lord Ganesha

The 10-day festival dedicated to Lord Ganesha has begun and some devotees are celebrating it with a twist. Here are seven Bappa idols that stand out from the rest

Ganesh Chaturthi Puja: Salman Khan, Vicky Kaushal, Katrina Kaif arrive at Arpita Khan’s house
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Ganesh Chaturthi Puja: Salman Khan, Vicky Kaushal, Katrina Kaif arrive at Arpita Khan’s house

Apart from Salman Khan, B-town celebs like Riteish Deshmukh, Vicky Kaushal, Katrina Kaif and Akansha Malhotra were also part of the celebrations.

Kartik Aaryan is blessed after his darshan of Lalbaugcha Raja on Ganesh Chaturthi
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Kartik Aaryan is blessed after his darshan of Lalbaugcha Raja on Ganesh Chaturthi

Bollywood actor Kartik Aaryan revealed that he visited the popular Lalbaugcha Raja pandal by dropping a series of pictures on his official Instagram account.

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates Lord Ganesha sculpture out of over 3,000 sand laddoos
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Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates Lord Ganesha sculpture out of over 3,000 sand laddoos

Through his tweet, Sudarsan revealed that he created this sculpture with more than 3000 sand laddoos and flowers. The artist created the massive art on Odisha’s famous Puri beach

Bappa is here! The most celebrated Ganesha pandals you can't miss
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Bappa is here! The most celebrated Ganesha pandals you can't miss

Lord Ganesha is back with a bang! After two years of restricted celebrations and online darshans, pandals are going all out to mark the 10-day festival. From Lalbaugcha Raja in Mumbai to the Khairatabad Ganesh idol in Hyderabad, these are some pandals one can't miss

'May his Force be with you': Anand Mahindra's post on Ganesh Chaturthi wins hearts
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'May his Force be with you': Anand Mahindra's post on Ganesh Chaturthi wins hearts

Anand Mahindra made a Star Wars reference in the caption and wrote, 'He’s unstoppable. May his Force be with you. Have a blessed Ganesh Chaturthi'

Ganesh Chaturthi 2022: Top Bollywood songs to add to your playlist
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2022: Top Bollywood songs to add to your playlist

This prominent Hindu festival is celebrated with great pomp and show across the country, but is celebrated with great fervour in the southern states and Maharashtra.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2022: This Ganpati idol will bless devotees if feet are touched
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2022: This Ganpati idol will bless devotees if feet are touched

A video making the rounds on social media shows an astonishing Ganpati idol. The mechanical idol will actually rise and bless devotees if its feet are touched

Ganesh Chaturthi 2022: Here's how Bollywood and TV stars are welcoming Bappa this year
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2022: Here's how Bollywood and TV stars are welcoming Bappa this year

Shilpa Shetty, Kartik Aaryan, Shraddha Kapoor and numerous other Bollywood celebrities have shared pictures and videos from their Vinayaka Chaturdashi celebrations.

PM Modi greets people on Ganesh Chaturthi
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PM Modi greets people on Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated across the country to mark the birth of the god of wisdom who is worshipped before beginning anything new

Ganesh Chaturthi 2022: Share these wishes and messages with your loved ones
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2022: Share these wishes and messages with your loved ones

Considered to be the remover of obstacles, the birth of Lord Ganesha is celebrated as Ganesha Chaturthi in India. During the celebration, Lord Ganesh idol is brought home and is worshipped by the devotees for wisdom and good fortune and a prosperous and happy life.