Ganesh Utsav 2019: First look of Lalbaugcha Raja revealed with 'Chandrayaan 2' theme for this year

Lalbaugcha Raja is one of the most iconic and popular idols of the city and this year will mark 86th celebration of the association. The first look of the idol along with the theme was revealed at a recently held event at Lalbaug.


Lalbaugcha Raja is one of the most popular and worshiped idols in Mumbai, ever year, during Ganeshotsav. Lakhs of devotees from many parts of the city and Maharashtra, visit Mumbai to seek his blessings. Keeping the belief and popularity in mind, the mandal hosting Lalbaugcha Raja, decides on a new theme every year.

This year, this Sarvajanik Ganapati will celebrate one of the country's popular achievement, Chandrayaan 2. In the backdrop behind the idol, will be visuals of Chandrayaan 2 and space. In a recently held event, the theme of this year, along with this year's idol was revealed, where many media professionals were invited to seek his first blessings. The event began in a dramatic manner along with the smoke effects and visuals behind Bappa focusing on the space, planets and a lot more related subjects. His attire during this event was also designed keeping the Chandrayaan 2 theme in mind.

The association will also mark 86th Ganeshotsav celebrations this year and will carry forward the traditions just like every year. Lalbaugcha Raja will also be the last Ganpati to bid farewell to the city, and the visarjan of the idol will be done at Girgaon Chaupaty. 

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