Victoria: Ganesh Festival

The 2018 Melbourne Ganesh Festival – held on occasion of Ganesh Chaturti – will be held at the Werribee Indoor Sports Centre on Saturday, 15 September 2018 from 11:00AM.


Ganesh Festival is a celebration of Ganesh Chaturthī, also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi. The festival is marked with the installation of Ganesha clay idols privately in homes, or publicly on elaborate pandals (temporary stages). Observations include chanting of Vedic hymns, prayers, offerings and prasada that is distributed from the pandal to the community, include various sweets. The festival celebrates Lord Ganesha as the God of New Beginnings and the Remover of Obstacles as well as the god of wisdom and intelligence.

Event Details

Program: Melbourne Ganesh Festival 2018
Date: Saturday 15 September 2018
Time: 11AM – 6:00PM
Location: Werribee Indoor Sports Centre, 13 Riverside Avenue, Werribee, Victoria 3030
Entry: FREE





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