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|| Vakratunda Mahakaya
Suryakoti Samaprabha
Nirvighnam Kuru me deva
Sarva Kaaryessu Sarvadaa ||

Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated as birth anniversary of Lord Ganesh. On Ganesh Chaturthi, Lord Ganesh is worshipped as the god of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune. It is believed that Lord Ganesh was born during Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapada month. Currently Ganesh Chaturthi day falls in month of August or September in English calendar.

The Ganeshotsav, the festivity of Ganesh Chaturthi, ends after 10 days on Anant Chaturdashi which is also known as Ganesh Visarjan day. On Anant Chaturdashi, devotees immerse idol of Lord Ganesh in water body after a gala street procession.

Ganesh Chaturthi is also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi and Ganesh Chauth.

Shri Ganesh is the symbol of auspiciousness He is the Lord of success and destroyer of evils and remover of obstacles.Ganesh is also the destroyer of vanity, selfishness and pride.He is the personification of material universe in all its various magnificent manifestations.

He is also worshipped as the God of education, knowledge,wisdom and wealth.Ganesh is one of the five prime Hindu Gods.Ganesh is remembered by all his devotees at every moment of their lives.

The following are some of the common Names of Lord Ganesh: Dhoomraketu, Sumukha, Ekadantha, Gajakarnaka, Lambodara, Vignaraja, Ganadhyaksha, Phalachandra, Gajanana, Vinayaka, Vakratunda, Siddhivinayaka, Surpakarna, Heramba, Skandapurvaja, Kapila and Vigneshwara. He is also known by many as Maha-Ganapathi...

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