Worshipping ganesha brings good fortune in one’s life. He is the elephant-headed god. Lord Ganesha is one of the most lovable god of hindu religion especially for children. Ganesha is the god of wisdom and prosperity. It is considered auspicious worshipping ganesha before any occasion or work.He is also known byEkdanta, heramba(obstacles remover), lambodara and many other names.
Ganpati Sthapana & Visarjan Puja
The famous primary sweet dish of this festival is ‘modak’.The festival is celebrated in public and at home. Ganesha’s clay model is installed in public and at home for worship. At the end of the festival the idols are immersed in a sacred river. There is a grand celebration by traditional instrument called dhol and tasha.
Griha Pravesh Puja
Amongst the most auspicious puja, grihapravesh puja is conducted on the occasion of purchasing new home or office. It is for ensuring the peace or harmony in the new place. Vastu says that performing this puja ensures keeping evil forces away. Auspicious metals like gold & silver can be put during these puja.