Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated as the birthday of Ganapati, the elephantheaded god. Preparations for this festival begin months prior to the festival. The skilled artisans create the idols of Ganapati, big or small, and in various poses. Lord Ganesha, the god of wisdom, prosperity and knowledge is believed to remove all obstructions from ones life. Ganesh Chaturthi being the most popular of all Maharashtra festivals is celebrated with splendour and zeal. The festival is celebrated for five, seven or ten days depending upon the family customs. Many cultural activities are held during these days of festivities that add on to the charisma of the festival. On the tenth and the last day, devotees submerge the idols of the Lord in water, with an earnest request to return sooner next year. The festivals essence lies in meeting and greeting every near and dear one distribution of gifts is also involved. For those loved ones who are not able to catch up with you on this festive occasion, send them the suitable gifts from this online gift portal jewellery being one of them.