New Delhi | Jagran Lifestyle Desk: Ganesh Chaturthi, also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi has started from today and devotees are busy decorating their house temple and Lord Ganesha. This celebration holds great importance as it was on this day Lord Ganesha came down from Kailash parvath with his beloved mother Goddess Parvathi. This year, the festival has started today, September 10, 2021, and will conclude on September 21, 2021.  

Lord Ganesha is known by many names such as Gajanan, Vighnaharta, Vinayaka, Bhalchandra, Ekadanta, Vakratunda and Krishnapingaksha.

Ganesh Chaturthi: Puja and rituals

- On the day devotees get up early clean the worship place of their home.
- The new idol of Ganesh is put on a raised platform and worshipped.
- For ten days rituals are followed with devotion .
- Daily aarti and bhog is offered.
- As modaka are very favourite to Ganesh, daily Modak and other naivedya are offered.
- prasad is distributed among all.
- Where Ganesh idols are installed at public places, huge elaborate pandals are decorated.
- People visit these pandals with devotion and enthusiasm.
- Daily puja and bhog is offered.
- After ten days visarjan processions are carried out with pomp and show.

Ganesh Chaturthi: Mantra 

Om Ekadantaya Viddhamahe, Vakratundaya Dhimahi, Tanno Danti Prachodayat

Om Vakratundaik Danstraya Kling Hring Shring Gan Ganapataya Vara Varada Sarvajanan Me Vashmanaya Swaha

Vakratunda Mahakaya, Surya Koti Samaprabaha Nirvighnam Kurumedeva Sarva Karyeshu Sarvada

Ganesh Gayatri Mantra

Aum Ekadantaya Viddhamahe, Vakratundaya Dhimahi, Tanno Danti Prachodayat

Vakratunda Mantra

Om Vakratundaik Danstraya Kling Hring Shring Gan Ganapataya Vara Varada Sarvajanan Me Vashmanaya Swaha

Daily Ganpati Mantra

Om Gam Ganapataye Namaha

Ganesh Mantras with names

-Om Ganadhyakhsaya Namah

-Om Gajananaya Namah

-Om Vighnanashaya Namah

-Om Gajkarnakaya Namah

-Om Vikataya Namah

-Om Vinayakaya Namah

Rinn Harta Mantra

Om Ganesh Rinnam Chhindhi Varenyam Hoong Namaah Phutt

Shaktivinayak Mantra

Om Hreeng Greeng Hreeng

Ganesh Basik Mantra

Om Shreem Hreem Kleem Glaum Gam Ganapataye Vara Varad Sarvajan janmay Vashamanaye Swaha Tatpurushaye Vidmahe Vakratundaye Dhimahi Tanno Danti Prachodyat Om Shantih Shantih Shanthi

Posted By: Sanyukta Baijal