Mumbai: The auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi shines as the grandest celebration of the birth of Lord Ganesha, who is worshipped with great devotion as the symbol of strength, wisdom and good luck. Each year, the festivities commence with the unveiling of the 'Lalbaughcha Raja,' marking the beginning of Ganeshotsav in Maharashtra. For the fifteenth consecutive year, BIG FM, one of the leading radio networks in the country, proudly affirms its exclusive radio partnership for the auspicious celebrations of Lalbaughcha Raja. With Union Bank of India as the presenting sponsor and co-powered by Finolex Pipes and Ather, this initiative under the tagline ‘Bajega Band Aur Baaja, BIG FM Phir Karvayega Big Darshan of Lalbagh Cha Raja’, brings the grandeur and devotion of this event closer to millions of listeners.
During the grand 10-day celebrations, BIG FM's talented RJs will be broadcasting live from Lalbaug, fostering engagement with devotees, organizers, officials, and avid listeners alike. Their presence will serve as a bridge, connecting people from every corner of India to the divine darshan of Lalbaughcha Raja. With digital live coverage directly from the location, the audience will have a front-row seat to the festivities, enriching their experience. Additionally, the excitement will be further amplified with celebrity appearances alongside the RJs, bringing an extra layer of fervour and enthusiasm, making this year's celebrations even more memorable.
Year after year, the initiative has received an overwhelming response from countless devotees and has been showered with accolades. This year, taking the initiative a notch higher the radio network has a special musical treat in store. BIG FM is set to release an exclusive song, beautifully sung by the exceptionally talented artist, Brijesh Shandilya. This melodious composition will be brought to life by BIG FM RJs – RJ Vrajesh, RJ Rani, RJ Abhilash, and RJ Dilip, adding an enchanting rhythm to the celebrations.
BIG FM COO Sunil Kumaran said, “Lalbaughcha Raja holds a special place in the hearts of Mumbaikars and our longstanding partnership exemplifies our commitment to bringing this divine experience closer to every home. Now, in our 15th year of this initiative, we are thrilled to continue to personalize the sacred experience for our listeners and devotees. With various on-ground, digital and on-air activities planned, we aim to unite hearts of all devotees and create a memorable celebration that reflects the essence of Lalbaughcha Raja."
The radio network will provide live coverage of the Visarjan, providing listeners with real-time updates through a helicopter ride. The live event aims at spreading goodwill, cheer, and uniting well-wishers nationwide with Bappa. The initiative is being extensively promoted through on-air, digital, social media elements and on-ground activations.