Saturday, Nov 26, 2022

Ganesh idols


Over 60,000 Ganesh idols immersed in Surat

September 10, 2022 1:28 am

The Surat Municipal Corporation had made 19 artificial ponds at different zones in the city where Ganesh idols with height less than five feet were immersed while arrangements with cranes had been made in Hazira and Dumas area on the seacoast where idols over 5 feet sizes were immersed directly into the sea.

Surat to see immersion of over 68k Ganesh idols tomorrow

September 07, 2022 11:30 pm

Ganesh idols below 5 feet in height will be immersed in the artificial ponds, while those over 5 feet will be immersed in the sea at Dumas and Hazira.”

Ganesh idol Immersion: Railways to run more late-night trains in Mumbai

September 09, 2022 9:51 pm

The Central Railway and Western Railway have announced more local train services on the intervening night of September 9 and 10

Probe into missing Ganesha idol leads TN Idol Wing to stumble upon 11 more lost ones

August 30, 2022 6:59 am

The Ganesha idol belonged to the Arulmigu Pannaka Parameswara Swamy Temple at Pannatheru in Nagapattinam district.

Mentally challenged girls at Maharashtra care home excel in making Ganesh idols

September 02, 2022 5:26 pm

Twelve mentally challenged girls and women living at a care home in Maharashtra's Osmanabad district made Lord Ganesh idols to sell in the market for the upcoming Ganpati festival.

Ahmedabad police’s Ganesh idol norms leave makers a worried lot

August 17, 2022 3:24 am

The order has left idol makers disappointed as they alleged that the notification has been issued a tad too late and without consulting them.

‘Clay idols don’t fetch enough’: Gulbai Tekra street comes alive ahead of festival

August 05, 2022 7:02 am

Vasuben who is among a group of idol-makers says clay idols tend to get damaged and a damaged idol is not used for worship.

Mumbai: Body of third youth who drowned during idol immersion at Versova beach found

September 21, 2021 5:37 pm

“The spot where the incident occurred is not an immersion point, otherwise there would have been security posting,” said a police officer.

Hyderabad: SC allows immersion of Ganesh idols made of PoP in Hussain Sagar lake this year

September 16, 2021 2:44 pm

A bench of Chief Justice N V Ramana and Suraya Kant clarified that this is the last time it was allowing the same and that alternate preparations should be made from next year.

Pune: Mobile vans for eco-friendly Ganesh visarjan

September 14, 2021 8:00 am

The van -- installed with an eco-friendly pond -- will ferry around the city on the main immersion days during the ongoing 10-day festival.


Ganpati Visarjan 2019: Devotees bid farewell to Bappa on Anant Chaturdashi

September 12, 2019 10:14 pm

Anant Chaturthi, the festival which marks the end of the 10-day long Ganesha Festival, draws a huge crowd of devotees. Mumbai is popular for hosting some of the most famous Ganpati festivals and mandals.

Ganesh Visarjan begins

August 31, 2014 1:01 pm

Devotees of Lord Ganesh started to immerse Ganesh idols on the second day of Ganesh Chaturthi.