Ganpati Bappa Morya’, a and the god really belongs to everyone, benevolent, warm, eagerly awaited for the festival. For 10 days, from Bhadrapad Shudh Chaturthi to Ananta Chaturdashi, Ganesha is worshipped. On the 11th day, the idol of lord is taken through the streets in a procession accompanied with dancing, singing, to be immersed in a lake, river or the sea. The festival which was started by Lokmanya Tilak during pre independence time has now become a big event. So it’s not one idol we are talking about, but thousands.