Ganesh festival, 29th august 2010. Paris, France.
Ganesha Chaturthi (गणेश चतुर्थी) , also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi, is the Hindu festival of Ganesha, the elephant-headed son of Shiva and Parvati, who is believed to bestow his presence on earth for all his devotees in the duration of this festival. It is the birthday of Lord Ganesha who is widely worshiped as the god of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune.(wiki)