Ganesh Chaturti 2019 date in Indian Calender is expected to start on 2nd September which will be a Monday as per this schedule Anant Chaturdashi will be on 12th September which will be Thursday.
Ganesh Chaturthi 2019 is a festival celebrated with great enthusiasm and reverence in India. In today’s environment, people from other religions, we can say non-hindu’s celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi with great faith in Shri Ganesha. Ganesha is a son of Mata Parvati and God Shiva. Lord Ganesha is a most favourite God of everyone especially children. As ganesha is the God of wisdom and prosperity so people in Hindu religion worship him to get the same.
During this Ganesh Chaturthi festival Ganesh idol is establishes at his home or commercial places by the devotee and worshiped. Indian bollwood actor Salman Khan and his family are the most prominent Muslim family in the series, who have been bringing Ganesh idol in his house during Ganesh Chaturthi since many years now.
According to the Puranas, Ganesh Chaturthi is the birth festival of Ganesha.So on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, large statues of Shri Ganesha are established, worshiped and celebrated. Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated in India as a 9-day festival.
Everyone is aware that Ganesha worshiped before all the god’s so Ganesh Chaturthi marks the starting of all Hindu festivals in India.
The first credit for making Ganesh Chaturthi such a huge social and public program goes to great king Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.
After the Mughal-Maratha wars, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj who established the maratha empire used to celebrate the festival of Ganesh Chaturthi to unite people together. With this inspiration, in the 19th century, Indian freedom fighter Lokmanya Tilak established Ganesh Chaturthi as an important platform for uniting the Indians against the British Government.