Ganesh Chaturthi is a Hindu celebration that commemorates the birth of Lord Ganesha, the deity who represents wisdom, prosperity, and good fortune. This year’s festivities begin on September 19. The occasion is marked by great enthusiasm and joy, with preparations beginning months in advance, including the making of Lord Ganesha idols and decorations.
During Ganesh Chaturthi, the streets of the entire nation come alive with a riot of colours, drum beats, and joyful dance. Here’s a list Bollywood songs for your Ganesh Chaturthi celebration that you may add to your playlist:
Deva Shree Ganesha – Agneepath
Sadda Dil Vi Tu from the film ABCD creates a harmonic mix of Western and Indian musical elements. It’s dedicated to Ganpati, has pleasant sounds and Hard Kaur’s lyrics adds a distinct desi touch.
Aala Re Aala Ganesha – Daddy
Aala Re Aala Ganesha, featuring Arjun Rampal, captures the essence of Ganesh Chaturthi and is ideal for dancing at Ganpati celebrations. It features Wajid and Dr. Ganesh Chandanshive on vocals, music by Sajid-Wajid, and lyrics by Prashant Ingole.
Hey Ganaraya – ABCD 2
This devoted yet thrilling melody, featured in the film ABCD 2 which stars Varun Dhawan as the lead, is an excellent pick for celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi. It is sung by Divya Kumar and composed by Sachin & Jigar.
Mourya Re – Don
Mourya Re, which is featured in the film Don 2 and stars Shah Rukh Khan, brilliantly expresses the delight and passion of Ganesha worshippers. The actor takes to the streets of Mumbai in the song, displaying his dance talents in this high-energy visarjan song sung by Shankar Mahadevan.
Shendur Laal Chadhayo – Vaastav
The song Shendur Laal Chadhayo is an aarti dedicated to Lord Ganesha, beautifully capturing the essence of the festival with its spiritual feel and Marathi touch.