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Vinayak Chaturthi (June 27th)

Lord Ganesha is popularly known as Vignaharta (remover of obstacles). Iconography shows him as an elephant headed god with four hands and riding a mouse. In ancient India when traders had to travel to...

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Vinayak/Ganesh Chaturthi

Vinayak Chaturthi starts on the fourth day of Vedic Luni-Solar calendar month of Bhadrapada. The festival is celebrated as Lord Ganesh’s birthday, the harbinger of good beginnings, prosperity and obstacle remover. It is observed throughout...