Ganesh Chaturthi (गणेश चतुर्थी) also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi, is a Hindu festival celebrating the arrival of Ganesh to earth from Kailash Parvat with his mother Goddess Parvati/Gauri. In this year Ganesh Chaturthi is on 22 August 2020. The festival is marked with the installation of Ganesh clay idols privately in homes, or publicly on elaborate pandals. Observations include chanting of Vedic hymns and Hindu texts such as, prayers and brata (fasting). Offerings and prasadam from the daily prayers, that are distributed from the pandal to the community, include sweets such as modaka as it is believed to be a favourite of Lord Ganesh.
Ganesh Chaturthi 2020: Ganpati Puja Muhurat
The Ganesha Chaturthi puja will be observed on Saturday, 22 August, 2020. Ganpati Puja on Ganesha Chaturthi day is preferred during Madhyahna as it is believed that Lord Ganesh was born during Madhyahna Kala. Madhyahna Ganpati Puja Muhurat 2020 begins at 11:06 AM and continues till 01:42 PM. The Ganesha Visarjan will be done on Tuesday, September 1, 2020.
- Chaturthi Tithi Begins – 11:02 PM on Aug 21, 2020
- Chaturthi Tithi Ends – 07:57 PM on Aug 22, 2020
Ganesh Chaturthi 2020 – Wishes, Messages & Quotes
May Lord Ganesha always stay your mentor and protector and remove obstacles from your life. Wish you and family a Happy and blessed Ganesh Chaturthi 2020!
May Lord Ganesha keep enlightening your lives and bless you always. Wishing you a Happy Vinayak Chaturthi 2020!
May Lord Ganesha destroy all your worries, sorrows and tensions. Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2020!
I pray that Ganesha bestows you with happiness, wisdom, good health and prosperity!
May Lord Ganpati always be by your side in every test of your life. Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2020!
On this occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi,
I wish Lord Ganpati visits your home
with bags full of happiness, prosperity, and peace.
May Lord Ganesha bestow you power, destroy your sorrow and enhance happiness in your life.
Happy Ganesh Chaturthi!!
Om Gan Ganapatay Namo Namah!
Shri Siddhivinayak Namo Namah!
Asta Vinayak Namo Namah!
Ganapati Bappa Moraiya!
Ganpati Bappa Morya!
May Lord Ganesha bless you with all the happiness & success.
गणेश जी का रूप निराला हैं
चेहरा देखो कितना भोला भाला हैं
जब भी हम पर आए कोई मुसीबत
गणेश जी ने ही तो हमे संभाला हैं!
हैप्पी गणेश चतुर्थी 2020
करके जग का दूर अंधेरा
आई सुबह लेकर साथ ख़ुशियाँ
गणपती जी की होगी कृपा
हैं सब पर आशीर्वाद उनका
हैप्पी गणेश चतुर्थी 2020
सब शुभ कारज में पहले पूजा तेरी
तुम बिना काम ना सरे, अरज सुन मेरी
रिध सिध को लेकर करो भवन में फेरी
करो ऐसी कृपा नित करूँ मैं पूजा तेरी
गणेश चतुर्थी 2020 की शुभ कामनाएं
Lalbaugcha Raja made with 36,000 paper flowers
Beautiful mosaic portrait of Lalbaugcha Raja made with 36,000 paper flowers of different colours by a team of 12 women in Mumbai.
Photo by @abpmajhatv
Ganesh Chaturthi Muhurat in Other Cities of India
- 11:21 AM to 01:53 PM – Pune
- 11:06 AM to 01:42 PM – New Delhi
- 10:57 AM to 01:27 PM – Chennai
- 11:12 AM to 01:47 PM – Jaipur
- 11:03 AM to 01:34 PM – Hyderabad
- 11:07 AM to 01:42 PM – Gurgaon
- 11:07 AM to 01:44 PM – Chandigarh
- 10:23 AM to 12:56 PM – Kolkata
- 11:25 AM to 01:57 PM – Mumbai
- 11:08 AM to 01:37 PM – Bengaluru
- 11:26 AM to 01:59 PM – Ahmedabad
- 11:05 AM to 01:41 PM – Noida