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Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: Significance, Puja Vidhi, Shubh Muhurat

On Ganesh Chaturthi, Lord Ganesh is worshipped as the God of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune.

Lord Ganesh-(Photo: Unsplash)

Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated as birth anniversary of Lord Ganesh. This year it will be celebrated on September 10.

Significance of Ganesh Chaturthi

On Ganesh Chaturthi, Lord Ganesh is worshipped as the God of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune.


It is believed that Lord Ganesh was born during Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapada month. Usually Ganesh Chaturthi day falls in month of August or September in English calendar.

The festivity of Ganesh Chaturthi, ends after 10 days Anant Chaturdashi which is also known as Ganesh Visarjan day.

On Anant Chaturdashi, devotees immerse idol of Lord Ganesh in water body after a gala street procession.

As per, it is believed that Lord Ganesh was born during Madhyahna Kala. It is also believed that one should not sight the moon on Ganesh Chaturthi. 

Puja Vidhi

Puja should begin with invocation of Lord Ganesha, one should chant following Mantra in front of the idol. After offering Asana to Lord Ganesha, offer Him water to wash the feet. After offering Padya to Lord Ganesha, offer scented water to Lord Ganesha.

Give a bath with Panchamrita (the mixture of milk, curd, honey, Ghee and sugar) to Shri Ganesha.

Puja Timings

Madhyahna Ganesha Puja Muhurat – 11:03 to 13:33 Duration – 02 Hours 30 Mins

Ganesh Visarjan on September 19, 2021

Time to avoid Moon sighting – 09:12 to 20:53 Duration – 11 Hours 41 Mins

Chaturthi Tithi Begins – 00:18 on Sep 10, 2021

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Chaturthi Tithi Ends – 21:57 on Sep 10, 2021

Mantras To Chant

Vakratunda Ganesh Mantra

Shree Vakratunda Mahakaya Suryakoti Samaprabha।
Nirvighnam Kuru Me Deva Sarva-Kaaryeshu Sarvada॥

Ganesh Shubh Labh Mantra

Om Shreem Gam Saubhagya Ganpataye।
Varvarda Sarvajanma Mein Vashamanya Namah॥

Ganesh Gayatri Mantra

Om Ekadantaya Viddhamahe, Vakratundaya Dhimahi,
Tanno Danti Prachodayat॥

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