by russell chattaraj

18 sep, 2023

Famous Ganesh Temples to Visit in India During Ganesh Chaturthi

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Shree Siddhivinayak Temple, Mumbai

The Siddhivinayak Ganapati Mandir in Mumbai, Maharashtra, is a popular temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha, known for its history, celebrity visitors, and recent recognition for social activities.


Shrimant Dagdusheth Halwai Ganpati Temple, Pune

The Shrimant Dagdusheth Halwai Ganpati Temple in Pune, Maharashtra, is the second most popular Ganapati temple, famous for its rich history, golden idol, and elaborate decorations during Ganeshotsava.


Kanipakam Vinayaka Temple, Chittoor

The Kanipakam Vinayaka Temple in Andhra Pradesh is a revered ancient Ganapati temple known for its unique idol and annual Brahmotsavam festival, drawing worshippers from all over India.


Ranthambore Ganesh Temple, Rajasthan

The Trinetra Ganesh Temple in Ranthambore National Park is a 6500-year-old sacred site with a tradition of receiving wedding invitations, drawing large crowds during Ganesh Chaturthi.


Moti Dungri Ganesh Temple, Jaipur

Moti Dungri Ganesh Temple in Jaipur is a famous 18th-century religious site known for intricate stone carvings and Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations, located near the historic Moti Dungri Palace.


Ganesh Tok Temple, Gangtok

Ganesh Tok Temple in Gangtok, Sikkim, offers a unique shrine to Lord Ganesha amidst the Buddhist culture, with scenic views of lush valleys and Mount Khangchendzonga, making it a popular pilgrimage and tourist destination.


Ganpatipule Temple, Ratnagiri

Ganpatipule Temple in Ratnagiri is unique for its west-facing self-evolved Ganesh idol, with a legend involving a cow's miracle, and its design allowing direct sunlight on the idol during certain months.

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