Ganesh Chaturthi is among the most pompously celebrated festivals in India. This festival celebrates the re birth of Lord Ganesha. Ganesh Chaturthi traditions and customs are observed not only in India but also in countries like United States, Mauritius, Nepal, China etc. Among all the states in India, Maharashtra witnesses the most grandeur celebration of this festival with songs, dances, bursting of crackers and so on. The fervour and pulse of this festival is also witnessed by the states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala and Goa. Various rituals, customs and traditions are observed during this festival.The Traditions and Customs of Ganesh Chaturthi:
This prayer method involves the following:
Thus, Ganesh Chaturthi traditions and customs are observed strictly nation-wide. The core essence of these customs is the same throughout, with slight differences in the other states of India. The slight variations are due to diverse cultures.