This is the cover page of Souvenir printed by "Kakinada City Ganesha Utsava Samithi" on the occasion of its Silver Jubilee year celebration (1989-2014).
This "Kakinada City Ganesha Utsava Samithi" established in the year 1989 in Kakinada and from then onwards every year there were grand celebrations by kakinada people with much enthusiasm and devotion starting from Ganesha Charurthi festival day to last day of the festival where Lord Ganesha idols nimajanam (immersion).
Starting from 1989 every year there will be volume of Ganesha idols nimjjanam is increasing by year by year. Last year i.e. 2013 there were nearly 300 idols immersion taken place and in the current year yesterday i.e. on 7th September, 2014 there were nearly 500 Ganesha idols nimajjanam (immersion) taken place in "Lokmanya Balagangadhar Tilak pranganam, Vinayaksagar, Jagannathapuram Warf Road, Kakinada". This place is permanent in kakinada for immersion of Ganesha idols every year.
These are some photographs which i taken with my digital camera at the time of Lord Ganesha idols nimajjanam (immersion) in Kakinada.
Yesterday Kakinada people of all age groups actively participated in this Ganesha idols nimajjanam (immersion) celebration.
These are some photographs where people enjoying with much devotion by chanting "Ganapati Bappa Morya" sloka.
These are only few photographs which i shared now and in the coming days i will share more photos of this Ganesha idols immersion celebration.
Further during the last 9 days i taken photographs of nearly 120 different Lord Ganapati Mandapams (Mandals) in Kainada and in the coming days i am sharing these photographs also in this post.