Hindu Festivals


A statue of Ganesha.

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Pancha Ganapati is a five-day Hindu festival honoring the elephant-headed diety, Lord Ganesha. Each day of the festival, devoted to creating love, joy and harmony in a distinct facet of life, is represented by a different color.

What five colors, which symbolize Lord Ganesha’s five powers, are significant to the Hindu celebration of Pancha Ganapati?

  • A. black, white, red, yellow, blue
  • B. pink, green, brown, pink, blue
  • C. purple, red, black, green, yellow
  • D. yellow, blue, red, green, orange

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Answer

Answer: D. yellow, blue, red, green, orange

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