Lord Ganesha’s birthday is a revered celebration in our country. The God of wisdom and remover of obstacles, Ganesha is the son of Shiva and Parvathi. Ganesh Chaturti sees many devotees purchasing auspicious puja jewellery to decorate their idols.
It is celebrated in India every year around August-September. Idols of Ganesha a brought home for worship for 10 days, and are then taken for emersion in a big procession. This ritual is one that all devotees look forward to.
People decorate their homes and their idols with various adornments. This is also an auspicious occasion to buy gold jewelley.
A variety of puja jewellery is used to decorate the idol of Ganesha once it is brought home. This pooja jewellery includes a Ganpati Sond or an embellishment for the trunk, a mukut of crown that defines his power of wisdom and a trishul – his weapon of choice.
Other than these, the Idol of Ganesha is adorned with Pearl and gold necklaces, a Ganpati bajubandh, and a gold modak, symbolizing his favourite food.
It gives one great joy to decorate their idols with such embellishments on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturti, so go ahead and adorn your Ganesha with the best!