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Happy Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Give Lord Ganesha Bollywood style welcome this year with these 5 songs

Take out time to visit the beautifully decked up pandals, eat the 'modaks' and enjoy the celebrations with these Ganesha songs. Happy Ganesh Chaturthi!
India TV Entertainment Desk
Edited by: India TV Entertainment Desk New Delhi September 11, 2018 17:36 IST

With Ganesha murtis flooding the markets and the happy vibe in the atmosphere, it is evident that the nation is all set to immerse in festive fervor with the celebrations of Ganesh Chaturthi. The holy festival will mark its beginning from September 13th this year. The Hindu festival, as the name suggests, is dedicated to the Lord of new beginnings, Ganesha. The celebration is marked with the installation of the deity's idols at homes and at elaborate pandals.

The festival is undoubtedly a favorite considering the pomp and show involved and Bollywood is not far behind when it comes to showering love for Ganpati Bappa. Hindi films boast of a number of songs dedicated to the deity and here's a list of the top five songs that you can add to your playlist and dance to on the joyous festival!

Deva Shree Ganesha | Movie- Agneepath

The high on energy devotional song starts off with tingling of bells at varied pitches fused together followed by an introduction of percussions. Composed by Ajay-Atul and sung by Ajay with lyrics by Amitabh Bhattacharya, the song features Hrithik Roshan completely immersed in devotion.

Gajanana | Movie- Bajirao Mastani

The awe-inspiring song 'Gajanana' from 2015 blockbuster 'Bajirao Mastani' is a sacred prayer that powers Peshwa Bajirao (played by Ranveer Singh). The number is dedicated to the averter of obstacles and the lord of wisdom and intellect, Lord Ganesha. Sung by Sukhvinder Singh, the devotional song will surely calm your nerves.

Jalwa | Movie- Wanted

The foot-tapping number is one of the most favorite picks for Ganesh Mahotsav. The song features Salman Khan's impressive dance moves with actors Anil Kapoor, Govinda and Prabhu Deva in special appearances. Sung by Wajid and directed by Sajid, Wajid, the song rings in the ears whenever played.

Sadda Dil Vi Tu Ga Ga Ga Ganpati | Movie- ABCD

The track which has a western twist and a remarkable choreography is surely a treat to both the eyes and ears. With killer dance moves, the track will surely get you grooving. Let this hit number, composed by Sachin-Jigar and sung by Hard Kaur, grace your play list for some crazy dancing.

Oh my friend Ganesha| My Friend Ganesha

Extremely popular among kids, this song is a must at every school function. The story of the movie 'My Friend Ganesha' revolved around an eight-year-old boy who feels lonely since his parents do not have time for him and he doesn't have any friends. Ganesha befriends him and helps him become confident.

Colourful processions, bustling music and energetic dance moves - it is time for chants of Ganpati Bappa Morya to echo on the streets! So, do take out time to visit the beautifully decked up pandals, eat the 'modaks' and enjoy the celebrations with these Ganesha songs. Happy Ganesh Chaturthi!

(With ANI inputs)



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