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Bombay High Court hears PIL seeking directions restraining immersion of Ganpati idols in the Sanjay Gandhi National Park on the last day of Ganesh Chaturthi festival.

#BombayHighCourt #GaneshChaturthi2022
Adv Shriniwas Patwardhan: There is a notification and permission is granted for immersion of idols.
To go inside the park, I am frisked at three levels, food, plastic is not allowed.
There is executive GR, that state has permitted enmasse immersion into the national park.
Patwardhan: Former municipal corporator says they will permitted.

Court: The news article shows there is permission. What is an ordinary man supposed to know? That is a straight indication that permission was sought and it was granted for idol immersions in national park.
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#GanapatiBappaMorya is trending and often is a chant used during #GaneshaChaturthi . What is "Morya". The most logical one being it is a combination of 2 marathi words - mhora (soon) & ya (come) meaning come soon which would go with the slogan
But WHO is Morya..... a Thread
By other accounts Morya refers to Saint Morya Gosavi considered chief spiritual progenitor&the most important saint of Ganapatya sect.Tales of his devotion to the lord are unmatched with stories revolving around how the Lord blessed him with multiple encounters #GaneshChaturthi
Morya Gosavi is supposed to have been in the time period of 13th-17th century. His life was filled with divine revelations &miracles. He worshipped at the Moreshwar Temple in Moregon Pune which is the starting &ending point of worship of 8 types of Ganesha . #GaneshChaturthi2022
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BREAKING: Karnataka High Court is hearing Anjuman Islam Trust against a Karnataka High Court order against Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations in Hubbali Idgah Maidan #GaneshChaturthi2022
The Anjuman Islam Trust refers to Supreme Court order of passed in the evening which had halted Ganesh Chaturthi festivities at another Idgah Maidan of Bengaluru. Trust says same relief be given here #GaneshChaturthi2022
AAG says that the Corporation has the right to use the property as it pleases. Bench asks if this is true.
AAG says there is no dispute to the Title of the Maidan. “#Ganeshotsav2022 is not strictly religious, after all everyone is welcome,” he says
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Sri #GaneshaChaturthi (31.08.2022) - #Titbits

Sri #Viswambhara naamaka Paramatma, Sri #Vishnu's #Viswa Taijasa roopa is #upaAsana moorthy of Lord #Ganesha. Viswambhara moorti will have 19 faces with middle one of Elephant head (#GajaMukHa) and nine human faces on either side. +
While worshiping/praying Lord #Ganapati or for that matter while worshiping any other Demi-God, one should always remember the dictum of Sri #Madhvacharya in #TantrasaaraSangraha (3.124)
ವಿಷ್ಣುಸ್ಮೃತಿವಿಹೀನಾ ತು ಪೂಜಾ ಸ್ಯಾದಾಸುರೀ ಸದಾ |
ಗೃಹ್ಣಂತಿ ದೇವತಾ ನೈತಾಂ ತತಃಸ್ಯಾದದೇಶವಿಪ್ಲವಃ|
ವ್ಯಾಧಿಚೋರಾದಿಭಿಃ ತಸ್ಮಾತಅಂತರ್ಧ್ಯೇಯೋಹರಿಃಸದಾ ||

विष्णुस्मृतिविहीना तु पूजा स्यादासुरी सदा ।
गृह्णंति देवता नैतां ततःस्याददेशविप्लवः।
व्याधिचोरादिभिः तस्मातअंतर्ध्येयोहरिःसदा ॥ ++
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On #GaneshaChaturthi , another gem of Shri Muthuswamy Dikshitar krithi, Hastivadanaaya in navroj.
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Darshan of Mukkuruni Vinayagar -Madurai #meenakshi Amman #temple today in Silver kavach.

On #ganeshchathurthi ,1huge Kozhukkattai(modak) made out of 3 kuruni of rice(equals 18padi,1 padi =38000 rice grains)is offered to Ganesh.Hence this Ganesha is called Mukkuruni Vinayagar
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#Legend - Thirumalai Nayakkar found this #ganapathi idol in Vandiyur while he was digging a tank &placed in path between lay between Meenakshi Sannidhi & Shiva Sannidhi in #meenakshi
#temple .The tank is known as Vandiyur Mariamman Teppakulam (tank).

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#storytime -Everyone teased Ganesh for sitting idle with his pot belly. So,he decided to find some work.Took a form of a young boy,approached a devotee of his who was working on fields to assist him.Completed work n asked for 3 Kurranai grains.Hence name MukkuruniVinayagar
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Historical Buddhist statue at the Mes Aynak site in #Kabul, #Afghanistan, #Buddhism
Centuries old "Ekamukhalinga " ( Lord Shiva) in #Afghanistan , now in #Kabul Museum !
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