Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple-Pune

Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple Pune

Important information The Dagduseth Halwai Ganpati Temple is just one of the most Ganpati temples in Pune, Maharashtra. Dagduseth Temple was Established in the year 1893. The temple is located near Shaniwarwada in the heart of Pune city. History Shrimant Dagadusheth Halwai (original name Dagadusheth Shinde) was a Maratha trader and also a sweet maker … Read more

Ballaleshwar Pali Ganpati Temple

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Important information Shri Ballaleshwar Pali Ganpati temple is one of the eight major temples of Lord Ganesha which constitutes the divine Ashtavinayak temples. Among Ganesha temples, Ballaleshwar is the only incarnation of Ganesha that is known by his devotee’s name. History The history of the Pali Ganpati Temple is that it is considered to be … Read more

Trimbakeshwar Jyotirlinga

Trimbakeshwar Jyotirlinga in Nasik Maharashtra

Important information The Trimbakeshwar Temple has located 30 km from Nasik, near the Brahmagiri mountains from which the Godavari river flows. It is known as one of the 12 jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva and also as the source of the Godavari.  Due to excessive use of water, the Lingam has started to erode. History & Importance According … Read more

Ganpatipule Temple, Ratnagiri

Ganpatipule Temple Ratnagiri

Important information Ganpatipule Temple of Lord Ganesha has the self-manifest (Swayambhu) shrine of Lord Ganesh. Ganpatipule Temple is Located in Sansthan Shreedev Ganpatipule, Ganpatipule Tal. Dist. Ratnagiri, Maharashtra, This temple is unique because the idol of Ganpati faces in the west direction. History Ganapatipule is around 375 km. south of Mumbai, along the Konkan Coast. … Read more

Shree Navshya Ganpati Temple, Nashik

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Important information Shree Navshya Ganapati is located at Nashik on Gangapur-Someshwar road in Peshwe Colony, Anandvalli, Nashik, Maharashtra. This temple is attractive and the temple is situated on the banks of the river Godavari. History Navshya Ganapati Temple has a history of around 300-400 years. This temple was built at the time of the Peshwas. … Read more

Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga

Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga in Maharashtra

Important information Bhimashankar is an ancient shrine situated in the Sahyadri hills in the state of Maharashtra. Bhimashankar temple is one of the well-known Jyotirlinga, among the twelve jyotirlingas situated all over India. Bhimashankalocated is in the village of Bhorgiri 50 km northwest of Khed, near Pune. It is located 125 km away from Pune … Read more

Mahad Ganpati Temple | Varad Vinayak, Mahad

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Important information The Varadavinayak Temple is situated in Mahad, near Khopoli, Raigad. The temple is dedicated to the Hindu deity Lord Ganesh and is one of the Eight Ashtavinayak Temples of Pune in Maharashtra. and the other name is Varad Vinayak Temple. History Legend of Varad Vinayak: During his hunting journey, Prince Rukmaganda of Koudinyapur stopped at … Read more

Ashtavinayak Temples List


Ashtavinayaka literally means “eight Ganeshas” in Sanskrit. Ashtavinayaka yatra refers to a pilgrimage to the eight Hindu temples in the Maharashtra state of India that house eight distinct idols of Ganesh, in a pre-ascertained sequence. The Ashtavinayak yatra covers the eight ancient holy temples of Ganesh which are situated around Pune. Each of these temples … Read more

Ozar Ganpati Temple

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Important information Ozar Ganpati is a Ganesha Vinayak temple. The eight holy temples of Ganesha are located in Maharashtra, India. The idol form worshipped here is known as Vigneshwara. It is associated with the legend of Ganesha defeating Vignasura, the demon of obstacles. The temple is one of the Ashtavinayak Temples. History The history of the Ozar Ganpati temple … Read more