Ganesh Chaturthi 2018, Lalbaugcha Raja 2018 Mumbai Highlights: One of the most anticipated festivals, Ganesh Chaturthi marks the day Lord Ganesha was born. The 10-day festivities for Ganesh Chaturthi, which falls on September 13 this year, are celebrated with much aplomb in Maharashtra. During the festivities, people from across the state visit various temples and Ganesh pandals, of which the best known is Lalbaugcha Raja. The Lalbaugcha Raja Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal has been having a pandal for 85 years in a narrow lane of Lalbaug market in central Mumbai, and it’s one of the most celebrated and worshipped Ganesha idols.
As celebrations kick off from today and idols make their way to homes, Platters of modaks and other sweets are readied. We bring you highlights of how Mumbai is celebrating this year.
Celebrations will continue for 10 days as people usher in one of the most popular festivals. There will be a lot of rejoicing and celebrating in the coming days.