Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2020 Wishes Images, Quotes, Messages, Wallpaper, Status: Vinayaka Chaturthi or Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the most important Hindu festivals.
It is generally believed that one needs to gain the favor of Vinayaka to avoid obstacles. That is why Ganesha is seen as the lucky one.
Vinayaka Chaturthi is a festival celebrated on the white side of the month of Chingam. Vinayaka Chaturthi is celebrated to please Lord Ganesha.
It was earlier celebrated in Maharashtra and other northern states. However, Vinayaka Chaturthi is still very important in the Ganapati temples of Kerala.
Vinayaka Chaturthi is also celebrated in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. This time Vinayaka Chaturthi is tomorrow (August 22).
Vighneshwar has many idols. Vinayakan is revered by many names such as Vinayakan, Ganesan, Pillaiyar, Gajananan, Mushikavahanan and Modakapriyan.
On the day of Vinayaka Chaturthi, Ganesha is painted on houses. As a result of long-term efforts, a large idol is made and worshiped. Vinayaka is worshiped with all the ornaments.
The idols of Lord Ganesha are consecrated and worshiped with special rituals. On this day, when the lotus and black currant are used for Ganapati pooja with special rites, a sweet called Modakam is prepared with special poojas and offered before Ganapati.
The earthen idols of Lord Ganesha are usually worshiped. These idols are immersed in water on the evening of the same day or on the third day, the fifth day, the seventh day and the ninth day after the morning pooja.
Immersion is accompanied by large ceremonies with songs and processions. The festivities end with the idols of Lord Ganesha floating in the river or sea.