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Ganesh Chaturdasi – Ganesh Chaudas 2024 in Jammu and Kashmir

Ganesh Chaturdasi is a unique ritual dedicated to Hindu God Ganesha and is observed mainly in Kashmir. Ganesh Chaturdashi 2024 date is May 22. The festival and ritual is also known as Ganesh Chaudas. Please note that this festival is entirely different from the Ganesh Chaturthi observed in (August – September), which is the birthday of Ganesh.

Ganesh Chaturdashi is observed on the 14th day during the waxing phase of moon or Shukla Paksha of the Vaishakh month.

Ganpatyar Yatra to the famous Ganesh Temple in Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir takes place on the day.

Special pujas and rituals are observed in Ganesh Temples associated with the Kashmiri Hindus and Kashmiri Pandits.