Lord Ganesha is believed to overcome the evil and prosper our lives with peace and tranquility. India celebrated the first day of this 10-day lord Ganesha festival with great enthusiasm. Here's a day in pictures.
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis Brings Ganesha Home
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis celebrates the first day of Ganesh Chaturthi with his family in Mumbai.
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar Went To Lalbaugcha Raja
Cricket Superstar Sachin Tendulkar seeks blessings of famous Lalbaugcha Raja on the first day of Ganesh festival in Mumbai.
Exquisite Ganesh Idol
Vibrant Ganesh idol enlightened the day for the people of Beawar in Rajasthan.
Ganesh Temple in Guwahati
People seek blessings from an elephant at a Ganesh Temple in Guwahati.
People Celebrate Ganesh Festival In Mumbai
Devotees carrying Ganesh idol to their homes during the festival in Mumbai.
Sounds Of Drums And Dhols Waving In Bylanes
Devotees carry an idol of Lord Ganesha to pandal for the festival in Nagpur.
Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal
Members of Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal carried huge Lord Ganesha idol to the pandal on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Karad, Maharashtra.
Ganesha Festival in Karad
Devotees blew trumpets to celebrate the presence of Lord Ganesha to the pandal for the Ganesha Festival in Karad, Maharashtra.
Ganesha Immersion Procession
People take part in the immersion procession of Lord Ganesh during Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Moradabad.