Bollywood celebrates Ganesh Chaturthi


By IndiaFM News Bureau

Lord Ganesha is one God to whom Bollywood personalities confide to in

their thick and thins. And celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi seemed to be in

full swing. Decorating Ganesha is the best part of this celebration. It’s

believed that one’s wish is fulfilled once it is on the ear of Ganeshji.

Nana Patekar is one actor who religiously celebrates Ganesh Chaturthi

every year. He is personally involved in all decorations and Poojas done

for Ganeshji at his place. Nana also allows common people to visit his

home and take Ganeshji’s Darshan.

Salman Khan and his family also celebrate Ganeshostav. The Khan family

had brought home Ganesh idol for one and a half days. In the above

picture Salman with his step mom Helen and Nephew on his shoulders is

dancing during the procession before immersing the Ganesh Idol into the


The Kapoors bring Ganeshji’s idol in RK Studio each year. Also,

Jeetendra and Rakhi Sawant celebrate the festival religiously every year.

Riteish Deshmukh took Ganeshji’s idol along when he went to visit Cancer

Patients during a special screening of Dhamaal organized for them.

Ganeshji is highly respected by the film industry. Looking at the lavish

celebrations we can surely say that Bollywood takes pride to believe in

oneness of God.

Ganapati Baapa Maurya!