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Ganesh Chaturthi, in Hinduism, 10-day festival marking the birth of the elephant-headed deity Ganesha, the god of prosperity and wisdom. ... There they are immersed, a ritual symbolizing Ganesha's homeward journey to Mount Kailas—the abode of his parents, Shiva and Parvati.

In 1893, the Indian freedom fighter Lokmanya Tilak praised the celebration of Sarvajanik Ganesh Utsav in his newspaper, Kesari, and dedicated his efforts to launch the annual domestic festival into a large, well-organized public event.

The learners of Gajera International School celebrated virtual Ganesh Chaturthi with great pomp and gaiety. Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Ganesha, the son of Lord Shiva and Parvati. The festival is also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi or Ganeshotsav.

Educators Used natural flowers for decoration. Decorate the festival venue with reusable items or biodegradable materials like cloth, paper, decorative plants and leaves, bamboo, etc. Use natural colours such as turmeric, henna, rice powder and gulaal for making rangoli.

The session started with a lezim done by educatoes to welcomeing Loard Ganesha. Traditional lamp lighting and aarthi done by Principal and V.P. Educators showcased dances, songs and skits depicting the importance of Lord Vinayaka. The principal explained in virtual classes to all learners that one should not forget the culture, tradition and importance of celebrating festivals.

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