1. Despite indicates an illogical occurrence.
We had a good time despite the bad weather.
2. In spite of has the same meaning and usage as despite.
We had a good time in spite of the bad weather.
Celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi
Ganesh Chaturthi Decorations
Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the significant festivals of India and is rejoiced with great fervour and joy amongst the Hindus. It is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Ganesha, though mainly in the regions of Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. During this festive occasion, people clean their houses and decorate them with fresh flowers, rangolis, ethnic paper lanterns, decorative lights, etc. and welcome Lord Ganesha to their houses with great pomp and happiness. Also, the pandals are decorated on a grand level where people come in large groups, wearing new clothes, to worship Lord Ganesha. For placing the idol of the god, special