Ganesh Chaturthi 2020: The Ganesh festival of Vighnaharta Ganapati will be celebrated on 22 August Saturday on Bhadrapad Shukla Paksha Chaturthi. On this day devotees install Lord Ganpati in their home.
It is said that Lord Ganapati takes away the sufferings of his devotees. Lord Ganesha is immersed 10 days later on Anant Chaturdashi. Lord Ganesha is considered as the god of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune.
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Ganesha Murti Sthapana Timing and Vidhi
It is good to establish Lord Ganesha in auspicious time on Ganesh Chaturthi. This time Chuturti will start at 11 am on August 21. On August 22, Chuturti date will remain till 7.57 pm.
You can establish Ganapati by removing Rahukaal in it. The auspicious time of worship is at 12:45 pm. The special muhurta is from 11:45 am to 12:45 pm. The auspicious time of worship is at 12:45 pm. The special muhurat is from 11:45 am to 12:45 pm.
While installing Ganapati, keep in mind that the idol should face towards east. Before starting Ganesha Puja, resolution has to be taken, after which Lord Ganesha is invoked.
Ganapati is then established after the chanting of mantras. Incense, lamps, clothes, flowers, fruits, modaks are offered to Lord Ganesha. After this, aarti of Lord Ganesha is performed.