4 cities that come alive during Ganesha Chaturthi

Lord Ganesha’s festival is celebrated in complete gusto in these mega cities.


Mumbai – the roads, streets, corners and gullies in Maximum City are soaked in festive fervour for weeks before, during and after this auspicious festival. Idols of various sizes line up streets, with pandals in every area, apart from households bringing in the idol for a number of days.

Hyderabad – replete with festive fervour, Hyderabad comes alive during this celebration, just like Mumbai.

Pune – the city of Peshwas is another place to be during the Ganesha festival.

Goa – apart from partying on the beaches, Goans know how to celebrate their chovoth. Streets as lined with pandals or mantov.