Ganesh chaturthi 2023

Significance, Dates, Rituals, and FAQs

Significance of Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi, also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi or Ganesh Utsav, marks the joyous arrival of Lord Ganesha, a beloved deity known for wisdom, prosperity, and good fortune in Indian culture.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2023 Dates

The vibrant festival of Ganesh Chaturthi will be celebrated from 19 September to 28 September 2023.

Ganesh Chaturthi Puja Muhurat

The Madhyahna Ganesha Puja Muhurat extends from 11:01 AM to 01:28 PM, lasting for 2 hours and 27 minutes on Vinayak Chaturdashi, which falls on 19th September 2023.

Ganesh Chaturthi Rituals

Devotees celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi with fervor and devotion, following rituals like early preparation, idol setup, pooja rituals, decoration, invocation, bhajan kirtan, and temple visits.

Four essential rituals

1. Avahana and Pran Pratishtha 2. Shodashopachara Ganesh Chaturthi 3. Ganesh Chaturthi Uttarpuja 4. Ganpati Visarjan on Ganesh Chaturthi