Festivals in Panchgani
Celebration of festivals in any place reflects the culture of that place. Panchgani hill station is placed in Maharashtra. So, all maharashtrians festivals are celebrated in Panchgani like Diwali, Ganesh Chaturthi, Gudhi Padwa etc. and other festivals like Mapro Strawberry Festival etc are also celebrated with great fanfare and enthusiasm in Panchgani. There are so many Panchgani resorts and Panchgani hotels which provides good Panchgani accommodation are celebrates festivals in Panchgani.
Ganesh Chaturthi in Panchgani
Ganesh Chaturthi is marks the birthday of lord Ganpati (Ganesh). Lord Ganesh is regards as god of sagacity and welfare in Hinduism. Ganesh Chaturthi is a celebrated for Five days, Seven days, Ten days or Twenty-One days, But most popularly celebrated for Ten days. The dates of ganesh chaturthi in Panchgani
are usually falls in the month of August-September (19th August to 15th September).In Panchgani this festival is celebrated in enthusiasm and hilarity. The first and last day of Ganesh Chaturthi is much valuable. During these ten days spirited colors of celebration spread in city. Devotees are pray to lord Ganesh in fervor and merriment. During these ten days spirited colors of celebration spread in city. Devotees are pray to lord Ganesh in fervor and merriment
Panchgani Strawberry Festival
Panchgani is an excellent location for the strawberry production because of temperature of the city. It is also called as city of strawberry. Before the independence of India, discovered this place as a summer retreat. They also saw this as an ideal location for growing various crops like strawberries. Due to such welfare, Mapro Strawberry Festival to celebrate Panchgani strawberry festival
. MAPRO means Mahabaleshwar Products. A four days empyrean for strawberry lovers, this festival is held on every Easter weekend. Sweet Charlie, Interdown and Kama Roza or gorge on lip-smacking delicacies including chokeberry witch, strawberry chocolate pizzas, and strawberry bhels etc. varieties of strawberry can take in this festivals.
Diwali Festival in Panchgani
Another festival in Panchgani which is celebrated with great appetite is the lights festival Diwali. The entire hill station is vivil up with colorful lights and soled lamps. This festival is celebrated in the month of October-November. As per Hindu mythology, Diwali is celebrated to welcome Lord Rama, who returned after fourteen years of exile. In Diwali there are many function like Dhanatroydashi (dhanteras), Laxmipujan, Bhaubeej etc.which are the Hindu festivals. Diwali is starts from Dhanteras which is 18 days after Dussehra. In Laxmipujan there are the liturgical of the Mata Laxmi and Bhaubeej is a function of the Brother and Sister, which is the last day of the Diwali festivals.