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Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival

Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
01/18
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The Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates the last day of the Ganesh Festival with a procession carrying an idol of the Lord Ganesh through the streets of Soho.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
02/18
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Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival with a 45 minute procession through SoHo.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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The Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates the last day of the Ganesh Festival with a procession carrying an idol of the Lord Ganesh through the streets of Soho.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
04/18
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The Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates the last day of the Ganesh Festival with a procession carrying an idol of the Lord Ganesh through the streets of Soho.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
05/18
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Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival with a 45 minute procession through SoHo.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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A procession carrying an idol of the elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesh through the streets of Soho marks the last day of a six-day festival.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival with a 45 minute procession through SoHo.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival with a 45 minute procession through SoHo.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
09/18
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A procession carrying an idol of the elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesh through the streets of Soho marks the last day of a six-day festival.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
10/18
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A procession carrying an idol of the elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesh through the streets of Soho marks the last day of a six-day festival.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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A procession carrying an idol of the elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesh through the streets of Soho marks the last day of a six-day festival.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival with a 45 minute procession through SoHo.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival with a 45 minute procession through SoHo.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival with a 45 minute procession through SoHo.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival with a 45 minute procession through SoHo.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival with a 45 minute procession through SoHo.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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Earlier in the day, chanting and talks were held in the temple space. Yoga equipment is stored in the back area.
Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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Chanting and talks are held in the temple space marking the last day of a six-day festival in honour of the Hindu god Ganesh.
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
  • Manhattan Hindu temple celebrates last day of Ganesh Festival
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The Broome Street Ganesh Temple, the only traditional South Indian Hindu temple in Manhattan, celebrated the last day of the annual six-day Ganesh festival with chanting and talks during the day, and a 45 minute evening procession through Soho.

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