The birth of the most adorable God in the Hindu pantheon - Ganapathy was celebrated in Dallas with lot of enthusiasm and energy on Sunday Aug 27th 2006 with the blessings of Parama Pujya Sri Swamiji. The Ganesh Chaturthi Celebrations were organized at the residence of Pavani & Jayesh Thakker in Irving.

Sri Maha Ganapathy Puja was performed during the celebrations and the Puja commenced with the chanting of sankalpam lead by Pavani Kamalapuram. Worship of Sri Maha Ganapathy was performed by chanting Ganapathy Ashtottaram. Most of Sri Swamiji's compositions on Ganapati were sung by devotees during the bhajans session. All devotees enjoyed the celebrations with lot of devotion and finally everybody listened to Ganesh Chaturthi Katha. The celebrations concluded with Mangalam & Kakada Arati followed by Maha Prasadam.

Ganesh Chaturthi Celebrations Photos

Lord Ganapati idol.

Puja Arrangement.

Shodashopachaara Pooja being performed.

Everybody singing Bhajans.

Everybody singing Bhajans.

Host Pavani & Jayesh Thakker giving Aarati.

Kakada Aarati.