Ganesh celebration - Stephanie Lamy Photography

...... documentary | Ganesh celebration ......

Ganesh celebration happens every year in the 18th arrondissement's temple Sri Manicka Vinayakar Alayam, in Paris and celebrates the elephant god.Ganesh. He is the son of divinities Shiva and Paravait and symbolizes love and knowledge.

For Hindus, he is at the origin of the world and of all events in life. Its statue travels in the streets and blesses everything and everyone on its way. Flute, Nageshvaram and drum players, as well as dancers with the Kavadi on their shoulders precede the parade. On the way, coconuts are broken on the floor to symbolize some offerings & blessings.

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