Introduction

Mayasa Bhuvaneshwari Shivasti Dehashrita Sundary
Vignesham Sutmaptukam Sanhita Kurvetapo Dushkaram

Takhya Bhutprakat Prasanna vardo Tishtataya Sthapitam

Vandeh Girijatmaj parmaj Tam Lekhanadrishitam


Meaning : Mother of universe, Beautiful wife of Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvati performed severe penance of Shri Ganesh & at last obtained Shree Ganesh as her son . I salute Girija Parvati's son Girijatmaj who stays on mountain Lekhanadri (i.e. Lenyadri ) .


Ashtavinayaka or eight Ganeshas is located in Maharashtra state of India, The Ashtavinayaka yatra or pilgrimage covers the eight holy temples of Ganesha which are situated around Pune.