Ganapati or Ganesha is one of the best known and worshipped deities across India. Lord Ganesha is considered to bring good fortune as he is considered to be the God of wisdom and prosperity. Ganesh charurthi is celebrated as it is believed Ganesha transcends to earth for all his devotees. The festivities go on for several days and on the 11th day, an idol of Ganesh is immersed into the water. This immersion is marked by a procession on streets filled with followers dancing and singing praises for Lord Ganesha. The festival is celebrated all over the country with passion and fervour. However the most elaborate celebrations can be seen in Maharashtra. This procession has been portrayed in several Bollywood movies and many hit songs about Lord Ganesh have transpired over the years.
Moriya re – Agneepath (1990)
This movie established Amitabh Bachhan as the angry young man of Bollywood. Moriya re was an instant hit. It was sung by Sudesh Bhosle and Kavitha krishnamurty. Pictured on Amitabh and Mithun da this song is a delight to listen as well as watch and stays true to the sentiments of Ganesh chaturti. It was shot in a manner to show the traditional way of celebrating the festival.
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