The joyous echoes of “Ganpati Bappa Morya!” are about to fill the air as the people of Mumbai eagerly await the arrival of Lord Ganesha during the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Utsav. Among the city’s most renowned Ganpati pandals, Lalbaugcha Raja, has officially announced the date for its much-anticipated first darshan, along with exciting plans for the festival’s live broadcast.
The momentous event of Lalbaugcha Raja’s first darshan will take place on September 15, 2023, a Friday. At precisely seven o’clock in the evening, devotees will have the privilege of witnessing Lord Ganesha’s enchanting appearance as they seek his divine blessings.
To accommodate safety and crowd control measures, entry to this special event will be restricted. However, the organizers have made arrangements for devotees to participate virtually. A live telecast of the first darshan will be available on YouTube, allowing devotees from all corners to partake in this spiritually significant occasion.
Balasaheb Kamble, the President of the Lalbaugcha Raja Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal, shared this exciting news with the media. He revealed that following the first darshan on September 15, the pandal will be open for devotees to offer their prayers and celebrate the festival from September 19 to 28.
This announcement has stirred excitement and anticipation among the faithful devotees, and the upcoming Ganesh Utsav promises to be a source of spiritual connection, community, and joy for Mumbaikars and devotees around the world. Ganpati Bappa Morya!