Happy Ganesh Chaturthi!

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Women taking part in Kalash Yatra on 10th Ganesh Mahotsav organised by Ganesh Seva Mandal on Thursday at Laxmi Nagar in New Delhi.

Women taking part in Kalash Yatra on 10th Ganesh Mahotsav organised by Ganesh Seva Mandal on Thursday at Laxmi Nagar in New Delhi.

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Devotees get into a taxi with an idol of Lord Ganesh in Mumbai. Hindu devotees bring home idols of Lord Ganesha in order to invoke his blessings for wisdom and prosperity, ahead of the eleven-day long Ganesha Festival and culminates with the immersion of the idols in the Arabian Sea.

Devotees get into a taxi with an idol of Lord Ganesh in Mumbai. Hindu devotees bring home idols of Lord Ganesha in order to invoke his blessings for wisdom and prosperity, ahead of the eleven-day long Ganesha Festival and culminates with the immersion of the idols in the Arabian Sea.

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Devotees lift a 150kg Kozhukattai to offeri to Lord Ganesh on the occasion of Ganesh festival at Arulmigu Uchchi Vinayagar Temple in Tiruchirapalli.

Devotees lift a 150kg Kozhukattai to offeri to Lord Ganesh on the occasion of Ganesh festival at Arulmigu Uchchi Vinayagar Temple in Tiruchirapalli.

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Bollywood actor Nana Patekar decorates an idol of Lord Ganesha for installation at their residence, on the occasion of Ganesh Utsav in Mumbai.

Bollywood actor Nana Patekar decorates an idol of Lord Ganesha for installation at their residence, on the occasion of Ganesh Utsav in Mumbai.

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Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan along with his wife Satvasheela worship Lord Ganesha on the occasion of Ganesh Utsav in Mumbai.

Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan along with his wife Satvasheela worship Lord Ganesha on the occasion of Ganesh Utsav in Mumbai.

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Union minister of science and technology Vilasrao Deshmukh (R) along with his wife Vashali worship Lord Ganesha at their residence on the occasion of Ganesh festival, in Mumbai.

Union minister of science and technology Vilasrao Deshmukh (R) along with his wife Vashali worship Lord Ganesha at their residence on the occasion of Ganesh festival, in Mumbai.

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MP Jaya Prada offers prayers to Lord Ganseh on the occasion of Ganeshotsav in Rampur.

MP Jaya Prada offers prayers to Lord Ganseh on the occasion of Ganeshotsav in Rampur.

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Doctor Amaravadi Prabhakar Chary shows an idol of Lord Ganesh in the form of a camera as showcased at an exhibition in Hyderabad on the ocassion of Ganesh Chaturthi.

Doctor Amaravadi Prabhakar Chary shows an idol of Lord Ganesh in the form of a camera as showcased at an exhibition in Hyderabad on the ocassion of Ganesh Chaturthi.

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People wear caps, made popular by activist Anna Hazare's movement against corruption, as they transport an idol of God Ganesha for the Ganesh festival in Mumbai.

People wear caps, made popular by activist Anna Hazare's movement against corruption, as they transport an idol of God Ganesha for the Ganesh festival in Mumbai.

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A child looks out from a taxi window during Ganesh festival processions in Mumbai.

A child looks out from a taxi window during Ganesh festival processions in Mumbai.

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P Sanjana daughter of collector Pabsetti Shekhar holds an idol of Lord Ganesh from their home collection in Hyderabad during the festival 'Ganesh Chaturthi'.

P Sanjana daughter of collector Pabsetti Shekhar holds an idol of Lord Ganesh from their home collection in Hyderabad during the festival 'Ganesh Chaturthi'.

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Devotees carrying idols of Lord Ganesha to their residence to celebrate "Ganesh Chaturthi" in Mumbai.

Devotees carrying idols of Lord Ganesha to their residence to celebrate "Ganesh Chaturthi" in Mumbai.

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A devotee wearing a 'Me Anna Hazare' cap taking the idol of Lord Ganesha home to celebrate "Ganesh Chaturthi" in Mumbai.

A devotee wearing a 'Me Anna Hazare' cap taking the idol of Lord Ganesha home to celebrate "Ganesh Chaturthi" in Mumbai.

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Devotees offer prayers to an elephant on the occasion of the Hindu festival 'Ganesh Chaturthi in Ahmedabad. Devotees bring home idols of Lord Ganesha in order to invoke his blessings for wisdom and prosperity, ahead of the eleven-day long Ganesha Festival and culminates with the immersion of the idols in the Arabian Sea.

Devotees offer prayers to an elephant on the occasion of the Hindu festival 'Ganesh Chaturthi in Ahmedabad. Devotees bring home idols of Lord Ganesha in order to invoke his blessings for wisdom and prosperity, ahead of the eleven-day long Ganesha Festival and culminates with the immersion of the idols in the Arabian Sea.

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Devotees buying an idol of Ganesh Chaturthi on the occasion of Ganesh Festival in Jodhpur.

Devotees buying an idol of Ganesh Chaturthi on the occasion of Ganesh Festival in Jodhpur.

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