Dwarka: Gaiety marks Ganesha idol immersion

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Posted: Sep 09, 2019

As the 10-day festivities of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival concluded on Sunday, Bappa's idol is immersed into the water. Residents bid an emotional adieu to the Lord with a promise that he will return next year.

Ganesh idol installed by the Maharashtra Mitra Mandal at True Friends Apartments of  Sector 6 and Jagannath Seva Sangh at Pujari Apartments of Sector 12 in Dwarka city, was immersed on Monday with much fanfare. 

The community members were soaked in the festive spirit as they carried out the idols, which will be welcomed again in the next year.  

This year's celebrations started from September 2 and were marked with several activities, competitions in which people from different age groups participated.

Puja orgainsed by the Maharashtra Mitra Mandal witnessed  decoration in form of Thanjavur art, whereas, the event organised by the Jagannath Seva Sangh was celebrated with traditional  Odiya style. 

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