Jammu Tawi, September 26
A week-long Ganesh Mahotsav culminated with immersion of Idols of Lord Ganesh in different rivers on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturdashi today in different parts of Jammu region. In connection with immersion of the idols of Lord Ganesh processions by the devotees were taken-up in different parts of city and outskirts.
The idols of Lord Ganesh were decorated on tractor trolleys and block carts and taken in a big procession for immersion in Chenab and Tawi rivers by devotees. The major congregation was witnessed at Hari Ki Paudi and different of Jammu, wherein thousands of devotees immersed idols of Ganesh. Earlier people performed Pooja duringthe Ganesh Mahotsav celebrations.
Celebrations were held at various places in old city, Gandhi Nagar, Talab Tillo, Bantalab, Patoli Brahmana, Satwari, Ganghyal, Bari Brahmana and other parts. The devotees during the celebrations besides pooja archana paid obeisance to Lord Ganesh. Pandals were installed at various places on which the idols of Lord Ganesh were decorated befitting the occasion by the devotees.