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Ganesha Chaturthi, Chennai Style (Part 2: Video)

Yesterday I explained a bit about the festival currently ongoing in Chennai (and across India) – Ganesha Chaturthi – and posted some photos. It’s hard to really capture the atmosphere of the event with photos only – a video in … Continue reading

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Ganesha Chaturthi, Chennai Style

Today was day 7 of Ganesha Chaturthi, the Hindu festival celebrating the (re-)birth of Lord Ganesha, the son of Shiva and Parvati. ┬áTo celebrate this festival, many Indian families display a statue of Ganesha in their homes, and after making … Continue reading

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