Chants of ‘Ganpati Bappa Morya, Mangal Murti Morya’ are echoing in the air as we all welcome Lord Ganesh with pomp and fervour on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi. The Hindu festival is celebrated in the honour of Lord Ganesha– destroyer of obstacles and the vitality. Ganesh Chaturthi is the most popular and extravagant festival celebrated across India, but it is most elaborately celebrated in Maharashtra. On this auspicious celebration friends and family get together to worship the elephant god and to seek happiness and prosperity.
Song of the day for the Ganesh festival is Shree Ganeshay Dheemahi from the movie Viruddh… Family comes first. This is an immensely popular track from the movie Viruddh starring Amitabh Bachchan, Sharmila Tagore, John Abraham & Anusha Dandekar. This Ganesh aarti played in its pristine form in this family oriented movie is one of the most liked and popular songs. Nocommunity function is complete without this song being played or a performed. The song is a divine rendition by the soulful singer Shankar Mahadevan.The song “Shree Ganeshay Dheemahi” was selected from one of the Lord Ganesha Strorum from Marathi music maestro Ajay-Atul. The beautiful composition brings out the essence of devotion.
Watch the devotional video below. May Lord Ganesh shower you with success in all your endeavours. Happy Ganesh Chaturthi.