Today Starts Ganesh Chaturthi, Devotees Began arriving at Lalbaugcha Raja Pandal.
Here seeking blessings of Lord Ganesh as the 10-day long festivities kicked off on Monday.
This time, artists behind the famous Pandal have chosen India’s lunar mission Chandrayaan-2 as the theme.
The event was also live-streamed on the official Twitter handle of Lalbaugcha Raja.
The ten-day-long festivities at the Lalbaughcha Raja Ganpati celebrations will witness thousands visiting the Pandal to take blessings from the God.
The twenty-foot high idol was first installed in 1934. Once the festivities are over, devotes will take the Lalbaughcha idol for visarjan and immerse it into the Arabian Sea.
Meanwhile, Mumbai police said over 14,000 security officers have been deployed across the city ahead of the Ganpati festival. “From September 2-12 Ganpati festival is going to be celebrated all across Maharashtra.