Anant Chatrudash is a festival celebrated across the boundaries of Country. This festival is known with the another popular name ‘Ganpati Visarjan’. This festival is celebrated 13days after the Ganesh Chaturthi. On this day , Lord Ganesha goes back to their Home. The Major celebration of this festival takes place in Mumbai.
This festival is celebrated as Farewell to lord Ganesha from the Earth. This festival had an official holiday. However in some cities , people take small vacations during this festival. This festival majorily celebrated by Hindus and Jains. The Community of Jains is celebrated as ‘Prayushna’. On this day , Jain’s ask for forgiveness for the mistakes which they had done intentionally or not.
This festival is a cultural festival. It is believed that the Lord Ganesha comes on Earth to bless their children and goes back after 13days. Some people don’t celebrate anant chaudas , they perform their visarjan before the day or according to them. This festival considers the celebration alike Lord Ganesha welcome or on Chaturthi.
On this special occasion some people became emotional because Lord Ganesha was going to leave them. This day is not liked by anybody because on this day lord Ganesha goes to their home. On this day , people wear traditional and fancy clothes…However women wear Marathi silk Saree and men wear dhoti.
This day is not celebrated on the fixed date time. This festival is celebrated according to Hindu calendar tithi which falls on the 14th day of lunar fortnight. It is a long festival. On this day , people perform the last puja to Lord Ganesha. On this day , many slogans are considered such as , “Agle Baras tu jaldi aa” and many others.
On Ganesh Chaturthi people invited Lord Ganesha in their houses , business and colonies to live some days with them. After the 11 Days of Ganesh Chaturthi his visit comes to an end and they go back to their place. On this auspicious day , special prayers are done and people thank them for their visit and blessings.
This day is regarded unfavourably by the devotees of Ganesha because they won’t let their Lord go. This is the last day of Lord Ganesha Visit. On this day , many people worship Lord Aanta. It believed in return, Lord Anata blessed them with lots of prosperity and success.
From this day , people awaited Ganesh Chaturthi. This festival was first celebrated in the Martha empire under the Rule of Legendary King Shivaji. On Ganesh Chaturthi , Lord Ganesh comes to this world among the Humans. This festival is important and special for the devotees of Lord Ganesha.
There is a story behind the Anat Chadus. Once there was a Girl Named Sushila. She was born in a Brahmin family. Her Father Named Sumant who was remarried with the Karkash after the Sushila mother died. Karakash was step mother of Sushila..he stepmother was not nice with her.
After some years when Sushila became younger and got married..she decided to move with her husband.Her Husband Named was ‘Kaundinya’. After some time of Moving away from their house , they rested near the River.When her husband was bathing , she saw some women praying. She went there and asked..women told them , they are worshipping Lord Ananta and explained their rituals.
Sushila also prayed with them as she was starting her new life with this husband. She performs all the rituals and after that she wears ceremonial thread and ties to her Husband too. After some years , her husband got success and they became rich. Sushila tells that it is so because of Lord Anant but her husband didn’t agree to this ..and he scratched the threads from his and her wife’s hand.
After that Lord Anat became angry with them. They became poor. After that they worship lord anat and sorry for their mishappening. Finally Lord Anant reveals them from their vow and given their prosperity.
On this day , Lord Ganesha fulfills the wishes of their devotees and children . On this day , people depart lord ganesha in the water bodies with prayers. On this day , people happily visit Viserjana Lord Ganesha. On this day , people perform lavani and traditional music. In 2020 , This day will be celebrated on the ‘tuesday of 1st sept’.
However this festival of Ganesh Chaurthi , in its topic defines the meaning. The First word ‘Ganesha’ comprises Lord and the second Word ‘Chathurthi’ refers to 14 days.On 14th day Lord Ganesh is the last day between the humans. The Visrjan takes place according to ‘Muhurat.
On this day , Lord Ganesh is immersed in water and after that performance people go back to their Home. On this day , many people practice fasting or Vrat known as ‘Anat Vrat’. However the anat is also known as Lord Vishnu. This festival is dated to Bhadrapada Shukla Chaturdashi.
This day is the day to worship the lord Ganesha and Vishnu. On this day , their devotees perform puja and many other events. This festival can be celebrated by any religious community. On this day , a great crowd is seen…the market offers a great deal. This day we enjoy the music , dance and devotional activities.
This day is scheduled with theme programs. This day is celebrated in every house or colony where the Lord Ganesha had Invited. It is believed that when the Lord is present on the Earth we can feel them but not seen. We must celebrate this festival. This day is known for its purity and pleasure.