Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 Date & Time in India, 2017 गणेश चतुर्थी तारीख और समय, ২০১৭ গনেশ চতুর্থী তারিখ এবং সময়
About Ganesh Chaturthi : Ganesh Chaturthi is the Hindu festival celebrated in honour of the elephant-headed god, Ganesha. Chaturthi means "fourth day" or "fourth state". Celebrations are traditionally held on the fourth day of the first fortnight in the month of Bhaadrapada in the Hindu calendar, usually August or September in the Gregorian calendar. The festival generally lasts ten days, ending on the fourteenth day of the fortnight .
The festival is celebrated in public and at home. The public celebration involves installing clay images of Ganesha in public pandals and group worship. At home, an appropriately-sized clay image is installed and worshiped with family and friends. At the end of the festival, the idols are immersed (and dissolve) in a body of water such as a lake or pond.
It is celebrated throughout India, especially in Maharashtra. There is a grand celebration in the state of Maharashtra by traditional instrument called dhol and tasha. It is also celebrated in the other parts of India such as Gujarat, Karnataka, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and other parts of western and southern India.Abroad, Ganesh Chaturthi is observed in the Terai region of Nepal and by the Hindu diaspora in the United States, Canada and Mauritius.
Here is the date of Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 :
|Name of Festivals||Days||Date of Festivals|
|Ganesh Chaturthi||Friday||25th August 2017|