September 13, 2018 2:33:42 pm
Ganesh Chaturthi 2018, Lalbaugcha Raja 2018 Mumbai Live: One of the most anticipated festivals, Ganesh Chaturthi marks the day lord Ganesh was born. The 10 days Ganesh Chaturthi festival that falls on September 13 this year, is celebrated with much aplomb in Maharashtra. During these festive days, people from far off places come together to take darshan of various temples and Ganesh pandals, one of which is Lalbaugcha Raja. This 85-year-old idol is situated in Lalbaugcha Raja Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal in a narrow lane of Lalbaug market is one of the most celebrated and worshipped Ganesha idols.
This year, the celebration kicks off from today and is the case, idols are making their way to homes, a platter full of modak and other sweets are being prepared. We bring you the live updates of how Mumbai is celebrating the homecoming of Ganesh.
The celebration will continue for 10 days stretch and it will be a delight to see people ushering in one of the most famous festivals. There is a lot to rejoice and celebrate in the coming days.
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