Getting the abode ready for Ganpati

Ganesh Chaturthi, which falls on August 25, is considered Mumbai's favourite festival. From large pandals to small idols at home, the festival is celebrated in a grand fashion.

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From Lord Shiva to Hanuman designs, different temple decorations (makhars) on sale at Vanmali Hall Dadar in Mumbai for Ganesh Chaturthi, which falls on August 25. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

From Lord Shiva to Hanuman designs, different temple decorations (makhars) on sale at Vanmali Hall Dadar in Mumbai for Ganesh Chaturthi, which falls on August 25. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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A man looks at the designs on offer. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

A man looks at the designs on offer. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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Now, it’s nearly perfect! (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

Now, it’s nearly perfect! (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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A replica of the temple at Pandharpur. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

A replica of the temple at Pandharpur. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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Shiva, the superhero. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

Shiva, the superhero. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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Spoilt for choice? (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

Spoilt for choice? (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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A holistic view. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

A holistic view. (Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

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