Exchanging Ganesh Chaturthi greetings and Ganesh Chaturthi cards form an important part of Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations. Vinayaka Chaturthi greetings messages are exchange through mobile SMS all over the country and abroad. Internet savvy people leave messages in social networking sites such as Orkut and Facebook for friends and family. Messages in regional languages such as Tamil, Telegu, Kannada apart from in Hindi and English pour in from various corners in large numbers. E-cards are sent wishing people love, happiness, prosperity, and peace. Families get together during the festivals and visit the various puja pandals. Huge Ganesha idols sitting proud are the cynosure of the festivities.