6 Delicious Sweets for Ganesh Chaturthi

Sep 14, 2023, 03:55 PM IST

6 Delicious Sweets for Ganesh Chaturthi


Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated every year to worship Lord Ganesha. This year, the celebrations will start from September 19. Lord Ganesha loved sweets, especially modak. Here is a list of some sweets that will make the celebrations special.


Often referred to as the favourite treat of Lord Ganesha, the sweet is a must during the celebrations. It is a dumpling filled with coconut and jaggery and it tastes delicious.

Puran Poli

Puran Poli is a traditional flatbread often found in every sweet shop in Maharashtra. The delightful dish is made with chana dal, jaggery and a pinch of cardamom, and is a must-have.

Besan Ladoo

The classic dessert made from gram flour, ghee, and sugar never goes out of trend.

Til Laddoo

These laddoos are a perfect choice for those who prefer the nutty flavour of sesame seeds.


Also known as Karanji in Maharashtra, gujiya is an evergreen dessert. This delectable dish is filled with coconut, jaggery, poppy seeds, and sesame seeds, along with assorted dry fruits and nuts.

 Nariyal Ladoo

A delicious dessert made from condensed milk and coconut is a forever hit with worshippers.