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Lal Baugcha Raja is the most famous Sarvajanik Ganapati in all over India, which kept at Lalbaug, Mumbai. During the time of Ganesh Chaturthi, the Lalbaug becomes the most prominent locality. The devotes celebrates this festival in an open hand. People are waiting for the Ganapati, to come to the Lalbaug and take the blessings from the Lal Baugcha Raja. Every year the height of the Ganapati is increasing, and this is the main attraction for the visitors. Here we will share some information about the Lalbaugcha Raja, its history, the height of the Lal Baugcha Raja and other information through this article.

Lalbaugcha Raja, Mumbai 

The meaning of the Lalbaugcha Raja is the king of Lalbaug. The Ganesh Chaturthi is the most important festival for Marathi’s. All over India, the Ganesh Chaturthi festival celebrated by the people. But the Mumbai is famous for the Ganesh Chaturthi. During this festival time, the Mumbai town decorated like a bride. Most of the people bring the statue of Ganapati into their home and celebrate for 5/7/9/11 days.

Most probably all celebrate this Ganesh Chaturthi for 11 days. According to the people, the Lord Ganapati brings happiness and positive vibes with him. Lord Ganesh is also known as Vighnaharta, who cure the difficulties of life and keep all people save from all negative vibes and problems.

LalBaugcha Raja Ganesh Idol

From 84 years in Lalbaug, the Ganesh Chaturthi celebrated fully with great enthusiasm. During this festival, people know this location as Lalbaugcha Raja, because of the Load Ganapati named in this place as Lal Baugcha Raja. People believe that the Load Ganesh is Navsacha Ganesh, who can fulfil all wishes of devotees. Every year, the festival is celebrating here for 11 days.

In those days, around 1.5 million people visit this Lal Baugcha Raja pandal for taking the blessings from the Load Ganesh.  After 11 days, devotes immersed the Lord Ganapati in the Arabian Sea at Girgaum Chowpatty. During these 11 days, many films stars, celebrities and other VIP persons also come to here to take the blessings from Lord Ganesh.

Lalbaugcha Raja History

The Lalbaugcha Raja is the famous Ganesh pandal in all over India. During Ganesh Festival people from every corner of India come here once to see Lord Ganesh sitting on their pandal. The Ganesh festival in Lalbaug market started in 1934. From that year to present, the people of this locality celebrate the Ganesh Chaturthi with a big celebration. The Mandal founded because of a vow, which constructed in the Lalbaug market. The Peru Chawl market was shut down in 1932 for this Ganesh pandal. So, the fisherman and vendors replaced their place and sit in the open vowed to Ganesha for a permanent residence.

With the efforts and supports of the local councillor Sri Kuwarji Jethabhai Shah, Dr V.B. Korgaonkar, Shri Ramchandra Tawate, and some other residents agree to give the plot to construct a new market. After fulfilling the wishes of the fisherman and the traders, Lord Ganesh established on 12th September 1934. Since from that days, the Lalbaugcha Raja become more popular as they, fulfil the devotee’s wishes.

Who Makes Lalbaugcha Raja

The Ganesh festival for the first time started in 1935 at the Lalbaug, and late Madhusudan D Kambli was commissioned to sculpt the Lalbaugcha Raja. As the years passed, the next generation of him has taken this responsibility to sculpt the Lal Baugcha Raja. Over the years, the family ensured that some few things remain constants like the eyes of the Lord Ganesha, the face and the idol’s body.

Mr Ratnakar Madhusudhan Kambli, who is now in 77 years old, has been making the idol from 2002.  In 1935, the height of the Lalbaugcha Raja was 5 feet, but now the height has fixed at 14 feet. Year by year the decoration became elaborate.

Lalbaugcha Raja Images, Height

 This is not Image of 2020 Lalbagcha raja.More info visit official website

When the Ganesh Chaturthi started in the Lalbaug, the height of the idol was 5 feet. The height was increasing year by year. Now the height of the Lal Baugcha Raja is fixed on 14 feet. From some years, the height is constant. The makers of the Lalbaugcha Raja is saying that every year when they make the idol, always the eyes, face and the body shape of the Lord Ganapati is the same.

The image of the Lalbaugcha Raja 2020 is now available on the internet. People can check the first look of the Lalbaugcha Raja. Every year, the decoration is different from the previous year. In this 2020 the theme is about the space. All the pandal has decorated with astronomer statute, space ships and other space lighting.

Lal Baugcha Raja Trust Contact Number

Here we have shared the location of the Lalbaugcha Raja, Mumbai and also given the trust number. Through this number, people can direct contact with the Lal Baugcha Raja trust.
Lalbaugcha Raja Trust Number – 02224713626
Lalbaugcha Raja Address – Dr Baba Saheb Ambedkar Road, Shree Ganesh Nagar, Lalbaug, Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra- 400012

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Rishi Panchami 2020- Significance And Celebrations-Sama Pancham

Rishi Panchami is an auspicious festival in Hindu Religion. It is believed that the day is meant for honoring the sages of India. The occasion of Rishi Panchami is primarily dedicated to the seven great sages revered as Saptarishi. The term Panchami represents the fifth day and the word Rishi signifies sage. Thus, the holy day of ‘Rishi Panchami’ denotes the commemoration of the great Indian sages. It is observed in the Bhadrapada month on the fifth day (Panchami Tithi) of the Shukla Paksha. Usually, the festival is observed one day after Ganesh Chaturthi and two days after Hartalika Teej.



This festival is associated with Saptarishi which are the seven sages who sacrificed their lives for eliminating evil from the Earth and worked for the betterment of humankind. These great sages were principled and highly religious and taught their devotees to take the path of goodness and humanity. In Hindu beliefs and scriptures, it is mentioned that these sages passed on their wisdom and knowledge to their devotees so that everyone can also follow the path of charity, humanity, and knowledge.

Legend of Rishi Panchami

The festival of Rishi Panchami is a holy day and if the devotees observe all the rituals and a fast of Rishi Panchami, they will get relieved from bad fortune and all kinds of sins of past and present life. Lord Brahma himself narrated the Rishi Panchami story.

There was a Brahmin named Uttank who resided with his wife named Sushila. Their daughter, being a widow, also resided with them. On one night, the body of the daughter was covered with several ants which worried the mother and the father. So, they called a sage who could help them come out of this situation.

The sage who came for resolving the issue was a learned Rishi and he significantly mentioned the reason behind such occurrence. The sage reminded them of the sins of their daughter in her past life. The sage told them that in the previous life she had entered into the kitchen during her monthly cycle. Then, the Rishi suggested the daughter perform certain rituals and to observe a fast of Rishi Panchami for purifying her soul and body so that she can be relieved from all her present and past sins.

After performing all the rituals and fast with much devotion, she completely purified her soul from all kinds of sins and previous doshas. Thus, this story explained the importance of Rishi Panchami and explained its significance as the path to purify the soul, body, and mind.

What are the rituals performed on Rishi Panchami?

All the customs and the rituals of Rishi Panchami must be observed with good intentions and a pure heart. The intentions of the individuals play a significant role in the purification of the body and the soul.

  • The devotees wake up early in the morning and take a holy bath just after they wake up
  • People observe a strict Rishi Panchami Fast on this day.
  • The key purpose of observing this fast is to sanctify an individual completely
  • People perform a number of things comprising of teeth cleaning with upmarga (herb) and by taking a bath with the datwarn herb
  • All these herbs are specifically used for the body’s outer purification and a mixture of butter, basil, milk, and curd is also drunk for the purification of one’s soul
  • On this day, devotees worship the Saptrishi of the seven great sages which is the last of the concluding aspect of all the rituals.
  • To invoke the presence of all the seven sages, the prayers and several sacred things are offered such as flowers and food products. The names of the great Saptarishis are Vashishtha, Jamadagmi, Gauthama, Vishvamitra, Bharadvaja, Atri and Kashyapa.
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 Independence Day Information
EnglishIndependence Day
Hindiस्वतंत्रता दिवस
Observed by India
SignificanceIndependence Day of India
CelebrationsFlag hoisting, parade and kite flying
First Observed Year1947
Type of holidayPublic holiday, National day

Independence Day History and Significance

  Jawaharlal Nehru, Gandhi’s protege, and Muhammad Ali Jinnah, leader of the Muslim League, would also play prominent roles in opposing British rule.The British responded by arresting all the leaders of the movement and over 60,000 other protestors. 

 Day Celebrations across India

 Twenty-one gun shots are fired in honour of the solemn occasion.  In February 1974, the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, M.  
Multiple festivities take place in different parts of the nation.
Academic institutions including schools and colleges, host a special ceremony for enlightening the students about the historical significance of this day. Children fly tri-coloured kites for celebrating this occasion.
“While the world was disintegrating into fascism, violence and war in the 20th century, Gandhi taught the virtues of truth, nonviolence and peace,” wrote Tharoor in Time magazine.  
The country needs new officers of independence
There is a need for freedom lovers like Bhagat-Azad,
India again needs patriotic Parvans .. !!


 The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will unfurl the National Flag from the ramparts of the Red Fort, tomorrow to celebrate the 72nd Independence Day.  
On arrival at Lahori Gate of Red Fort, the Prime Minister will be received by the Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman, Raksha Rajya Mantri Dr. Subhash Bhamre and Defence Secretary Shri Sanjay Mitra.
  General Asit Mistry to the Prime Minister.  Thereafter, Shri Narendra Modi will inspect the Guard of Honour.
 This year, the Navy being the Coordinating Service, the Guard of Honour will be commanded by Commander PR Jagan Mohan of the Indian Navy. The Army Contingent in the Prime Minister’s Guard will be commanded by Major Suraj Pal, the Navy contingent by Lt Cdr MYV Tejas, while Sqn Ldr Praveen Narayan will lead the Air Force contingent and the Delhi Police contingent by ACP Shri Jagdev Singh Yadav.
The Army contingent for the Prime Minister's Guard is drawn from the elite Fifth Battalion of the First Gorkha Rifles.  It was re-raised on January 01, 1965 at Solan (Himachal Pradesh) by Lt Col Govind Sharma and served in erstwhile NEFA (now Arunachal Pradesh) in its first assignment.
The battalion proved its mettle during ‘Operation Cactus Lily’ in East Pakistan in 1971 when led by its dynamic Commanding Officer Lt Colonel C Venugopal, the unit carried out five consecutive attacks on Santoshpur, Uthali, Darsana, Kushtia and Hardinge Bridge. During the campaign the unit was awarded with three Mahavir Chakras and two Vir Chakras. The unit was honoured with the Battle Honour DARSANA and the Theatre Honour EAST PAKISTAN for its outstanding performance.
The battalion also participated in ‘Operation Pawan’ in Sri Lanka in 1989 where it was awarded with two Vir Chakras and six Sena Medals for the gallant actions of its soldiers.
The battalion, during its deployment in ‘Operation Rakshak’ in Panzgam, Jammu & Kashmir from 1997-1999 neutralized 36 hardcore terrorists and recovered huge caches of arms and ammunitions. The unit was awarded the Chief of Army Staff Unit Citation.
The battalion also had a prestigious opportunity to serve in United Nation Mission in Sudan. During its tenure in Sudan from March 2008 to May 2009, the unit participated in numerous humanitarian missions and was awarded with Force Commander's Unit Citation for its exemplary performance. During ‘Operation Rhino’ in Assam, the battalion neutralized 15 hardcore militants and recovered large quantities of arms & ammunitions. The unit was awarded with the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief (Eastern Command) Unit Citation for its exemplary performance.
The unit also represented Indian Army at the prestigious Army Cambrian Patrol Championship held in United Kingdom in 2007 and won Gold Medal.
The battalion is presently performing the honourable duty of Ceremonial Army Guard to the President of India.
After inspecting the Guard of Honour, the Prime Minister will proceed to the ramparts of the Red Fort where he will be greeted by the Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman, Raksha Rajya Mantri Dr. Subhash Bhamre, the Chief of the Army Staff General Bipin Rawat, the Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba and the Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa. The unfurling of the tri-colour will synchronize with the 21 Gun Salute fired by the valiant gunners of the elite 2281 Field Battery (Ceremonial). The ceremonial battery will be commanded by Lt.  
 of the National Flag by the Prime Minister. Commander Vaibhav N Janbandhu from the Indian Navy will be in command of this Inter-Services Guard and Police Guard. The Naval Contingent for the National Flag Guard will be commanded by Lt Cdr Prashant Parbakr, the Army contingent by Major Ashwin Shah, the Air Force contingent by Sqn Ldr Vivek Mohan and the Delhi Police contingent by Addl DCP Shri Rajendra Prasad Meena.
  The Band will be commanded by Chief Petty Officer Musician, VP Singh”.
Two Naval Officers, Lt GA Reddy and Lt AG Nikhil will be positioned on either side of the saluting dais for the Prime Minister for ADC duties. Lt Sarthak Nischal will assist the Prime Minister in unfurling the National Flag.
The Army Contingent for the National Flag Guard is drawn from the 11th Battalion of the Rajputana Rifles.

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   The Hindus celebrate this festival in the Ashtami of Krishna Paksha. Moreover, Lord Krishna is the most powerful incarnation of Lord Vishnu. It is a joyful festival for the Hindus.   This is one of the most joyous celebrations for the Hindus.

Lord Krishna
  Bhadon is a month in the Hindu calendar.  Because he was one of the most powerful Gods.   Lord Krishna was born to free the world from evil.
As a result, he played an important role in the book of Mahabharata.  

 The month of Shravan brings in a fresh fragrance with celebrations and joyous ambiance, when the entire society soaks in the mood of festivity. People from all corners of our country gets geared up to celebrate Krishna Janmashtami in the Shravan month of Hindu calendar. With great devotion and enthusiasm devotees observe fasting during the day and stay awake until midnight to offer prayers and after that, they feed themselves with fruits, dhaniya panjiri , sabudana pakoda, sweet lassi and other food that is considered as auspicious.
A glimpse of Janmashtami festival in Vrinda.

  If you have a plan to travel to the state of Maharashtra, during the time of August, then don’t miss out the Janmashtami celebration In Maharashtra. Embark on a journey with Kesari Tours and spend wonderful holidays in Maharashtra. Also known as the Gokulashtami, this festival goes with the Gokulas‘Dahi Handi’ celebration. Clay pots with Dahi, butter, are hung high on a top, and all the young people form humans pyramids to break the ‘Handi’ and chant ‘Govinda Govinda’! 
In our childhood days we used to hear a lot of tales about Lord Krishna from our grandmother and mother. Now, it’s time to take a tour to Krishna’s born and brought up place, where Janmashtami is considered one of the main festivals. Well, Vrindavan and Mathura are the two holy towns where the celebration continues for a week before the actual day. Take the pleasure of the various plays and rasleela’s which are organized over there. Decked up in colorful attires, everyone gets geared up for tapping their feet with the perfect sounds of the dhol.

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