From Delhi To Mumbai, How People Across The Country Celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi Amid COVID-19
The festival of Ganesh Chaturthi was celebrated with enthusiasm in various parts of the country on Saturday. As 10-day festivities of Ganesh Chaturthi began amid the COVID-19 outbreak, people brought?Lord Ganesha into their homes. Lord Ganesha is considered to be the master of wisdom, prudence, and wealth. It is believed that pleasing Ganapati leads to prosperity, happiness and peace. Here are some pictures showing how the country celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi:
A Hindu priest wearing a protective facemask as a preventive measure against the COVID-19, prays in front of an idol lord Ganesh, on the first day of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival, in Ahmedabad.
The people of Pune welcomed Ladakya Ganaraya, the destroyer of all obstacles.
A devotee carrying idol of Lord Ganesha on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi at Ranipura market, Indore.
People bring home Ganesha idols with great excitement and celebration.?
Devotees performing puja?at Maharashtra Mandal in Patna, on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi Puja Festival.?
Hindu devotee performs prayers in front of an idol of lord Ganesh on the first day of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival at a Temple in Amritsar.
Devotees take Ganpati Bappa to their home on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi.
People buy idol God Ganesha from Chitaroli at Nagpur on the occasion of Ganesha Chaturthi.
A priest wearing a ppe kit during puja on the day of Ganesh Chaturthi at Ganapati Bhakt Mandal's puja in Bhawanipur, Kolkata.
A girl prays before the eco-friendly chocolate Ganesha idol made by Just Bake on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi festival, in Ludhiana.