Ganesh Chaturthi 2023 witnessed an outpouring of greetings from notable leaders, ranging from Prime Minister Modi to Maharashtra's Chief Minister Eknath Shinde, as they extended their heartfelt wishes during the festive celebration of Ganeshotsav. This ten-day Hindu festival, dedicated to Lord Ganesha, marks the joyous occasion of His birth and will be observed from September 19th to September 28th.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, sharing a touching moment of worship before Lord Ganesha, conveyed his warm wishes to the nation on Ganesh Chaturthi. His message resonated with, "A joyous Ganesh Chaturthi to all fellow citizens. Ganapati Bappa Morya!" In another post, he added, "To my extended family across the nation, I wish you a blessed Ganesh Chaturthi. May this sacred celebration dedicated to Vighnaharta-Vinayak usher in boundless fortune, success, and prosperity into all your lives. Ganpati Bappa Morya!"
Union Home Minister Amit Shah also joined in the celebrations and extended his heartfelt greetings through a post, stating, "Warmest wishes to all our compatriots on the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi. My prayers go out to 'Vighnaharta-Shri Ganpati Bappa' for your well-being."
Taking to social media platform X, Maharashtra's Chief Minister Eknath Shinde conveyed his felicitations to the people of the state with the message, "Happy Ganeshotsav from Chief Minister Eknath Shinde to the people of the state!"
Congress leader and Member of Parliament, Rahul Gandhi, added his voice to the well-wishers with a post on X, where he shared his hopes, saying, "I extend my warmest regards to all our fellow countrymen on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi. May this auspicious festival usher in joy and remove all impediments and hardships from your lives."