Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated on the 4th day of the bright half of Bhadrapad.
This festival marks the birthday of Lord Ganesh.
Lord Ganesha or Ganpati is one of the most popular deities in the Hindu religion.
The lord is worshipped by both Shaivites and Vaishnavites.
Even Buddhists and Jains have faith for Ganpati. He is considered to be an avatar of both Shiva and Vishnu.