Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the most prominent festivals of our nation. Ganeshotsav, being very central to the Marathi culture is celebrated with great pomp and show across the state of Maharashtra. And the Mumbai's Bollywood industry, being the centre of all attraction and madness, could never afford to miss out on this auspicious occasion of Ganesh Puja.
Lord Ganesha has been profoundly influencial in the world of Bollywood. Every year, Bollywood stars and their families look forward to celebrate this festival with a spirit of love, brotherhood and friendship. Several top-notch Bollywood stars including Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Akshay Kumar, Shilpa Shetty, Govinda and many others have been celebrating Ganeshotsav for years now.
On this day, many celebrities take to the social networking sites to wish their fans and loved ones. But, that's not the end of it. Lord Ganesha has also played a very crucial role in several hindi movies. Go through to the slider to check out some really popular and most loved Ganesh Chathurthi songs from the Bollywood movies:
The song 'Deva Shree Ganesha' from Hrithik Roshan's movie Agneepath is a powerful track and fills the audience with faith on the diety.
The 'Maurya Re' song from SRK's Don became quite popular amongst the music lovers.
The song 'Tera Hi Jalwa' from the film Wanted is yet another dancing number.
The Big B's original Agneepath also had a Ganpati song, titled ‘Ganpati Apne Gaon Chale'.
Hum Se Badhkar Kaun
The movie Hum Se Badhkar Kaun is mostly remembered for it's hit Ganeshotsav number 'Deva Ho Deva...Ganpati Deva'.
The devotional track 'Ganesha Aarti' from the film Vaastav is yet another prominent number.
The song 'Sadda Dil Vi Tu (Ga Ga Ga Ganpati)' from the movie ABCD became our favourite, especially for it's incredible dance steps.