12 Most Famous Ancient Ganapati Temples in India
365telugu.com news,feb 15th,hyderabad : Some people call him ‘Ganesha,’some ‘Ekadanta,’ and some ‘Vinayaka,’ the most beloved god of the Hindus ‘Lord Ganapati’ is the one who brings happiness and prosperity even for the most depressed soul. The elephant deity is the son of Shiva and Parvati and is considered to be the lord of good fortune, success, education, knowledge, wisdom, and wealth, and destroyer of evils. He is superior of all the Hindu gods and is always prayed first, be it any special occasion like marriage, birth of a child, or beginning of new life. There are many famous ancient temples in India, dedicated to Lord Ganesha that worshipers can’t resist but visit. Here is a list of 12 most ancient beautiful Ganapati temples in India that deserves to be seen on your spiritual tours in India.
Shree Siddhivinayak Temple
This majestic temple is counted among India’s most popular Ganapati temples, visited by a large number of tourists every day, especially during Ganesh Chaturthi. It was built by contractor Laxman Vithu Patil for a childless woman in a belief that it would advantage other women with no child. A lot of celebrities and famous personalities visit this ancient temple to offer their prayers to the elephant deity. Located in Mumbai, Maharashtra, the Siddhivinayak Ganapati Mandir looks very beautiful during night, when the temple complex is decorated with lights and flowers. Recently, the temple also won the ‘Best Trust Award’ for its participation in human welfare and social activities.