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Gunny sacks give Ganpati a smooth ride this Ganesh0tsav

The Brihanmumbai Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Samanvay Samiti has 10,300 mandals on its hold and there are 2,340 potholes on roads across the city. These figures are double troubles.  Most of the bumpy ride for Lord Ganesha will give the immersion [...]

Ganesh utsuv 2012: UAVs to teem Mumbai skies on Ganpati Visarjan day

During the Ganesh festive season, in order to neutralize the terror threat, the Mumbai city police in their first and innovative step are going to use multiple Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in order to full-swing monitor the large number of [...]

Ahilyadevi Girls High School School goes green with paper idols this Ganeshotsav

The Pune-based Ahilyadevi Girls High School is much renowned for their importance and acumen in education. Their students have come up with unique and innovative way through their green Ganeshotsav drive. The students of this school are making [...]

Mumbai welcomes Ganpati for Ganeshutsav 2012

On Wednesday 19th September, the 10-day Ganpati festival began amid very strict and tight security. Mumbai the core center of this particular celebration warmly welcomed Lord Ganesh, its favorite god elephant-headed. The ‘sthapan puja’ [...]

The tall order of this Ganeshutsav is Shorter Ganesh idols

In Lalbaug and Khetwadi, Mumbai most of the big-ticket mandals are rightly located. The record-breaking heights Ganesh idols are located in Khetwadi’s 14 lanes. On the other hand, 13 host big Ganeshas idols. Moreover, competition between the [...]

Pune Festival 2012 to enthrall with drama sports, music and dance

The city of Pune will come to a standstill on September 21 because of the 24th edition of the Pune Festival that is conducted during the Ganesh Utsav season will kick off with much fanfare. The grand events in the offing are drama sports, music [...]

Mumbai’s Ganesh Mandals move to protect Brand Ganesha in 2012

The names of Ganesh mandals and its Ganesh idol are quite popular in the national and in the international circuit. These names are mentioned with much profoundness and dedication among the local residents and Ganesh Devotees. Therefore most [...]

On Sept 23, Honour for Mantralaya bravehearts will be held as part of Ganeshutsav 2012

The original giant of Lalbaug, the Ganesh Gully mandal, has special reserved pride of place for all those residents and citizens who serve the city. This mandal has the tradition of organizing a series of special ‘aartis’ on all [...]

Mandals set to play social messenger in Ganeshotsav 2012

The tradition initiated by Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak is gaining momentum in 2012 too. The specialty of this 10-day Ganpati festival is drawing each and every mandals are much busy with creation of large set and beautiful decorations with [...]

Contest for mandals, societies with a cause marks Ganeshotsav 2012

During the biggest festival of the city, this Ganesh festival, the popular Ganesh mandal of Pune, Pune Janhit Aghadi (PJA) has decided to organize large scale competition for housing societies and create social awareness programme in and around [...]