Ashtavinayak Temple

Ashtavinayaka or eight Ganeshas is located in Maharashtra state of India, The Ashtavinayaka yatra or pilgrimage covers the eight holy temples of Ganesha .All the Eight  Ashtavinayak Templs are Swayambhu (self-originated) and Jagrut.There are various names of Lord Ganesh for various places. 

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Temple And Deity

It is believed that Parvati (Shiva's wife) performed penance to beget Ganesha at this point. Girija's (Parvati's) Atmaj (son) is Girijatmaj. This temple stands amidst a cave complex of 18 caves of Buddhist origin. This temple is the 8th cave. These are called Ganesh-leni as well. The temple is carved out of a single stone hill, which has 307 steps. The temple features a wide hall with no supporting pillars. The temple hall is 53feet long, 51feet wide and 7feet in height. 

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Ashtavinayak Tour From Pune

Ashtavinayak Temple tour from  pune can be visited in 2 night & 3 days - the sequence of visit are day one visit Siddhatek Temple  Moregaon Temple ,Tehur Ashtavinayak Temple. Day two Lenyadhari Temple, Ozar Temple then visit Ranjangaon  Temple & Day three Mahad  Temple and Pali  Temple

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Other Temples

Ballaleshwar Pali

Ganesha is believed to have saved this boy-devotee, Ballala, who was beaten by local villagers and his father for his single-minded devotion to him.

Chintamani Theur

Ganesha is believed to have got back the precious Chintamani Jewel from the greedy Guna for sage Kapila at this spot.

Girijatmaj Lenyadri

It is believed that Parvati (Lord Shiva’s wife) performed penance to beget Ganesha at this point. This temple stands amidst a cave complex of 18 caves of Buddhist origin.

Mahaganpati Ranjangaon

Shiva is believed to have worshipped Ganesha before fighting the demon Tripurasura here.

Moreshwar Temple

The temple is covered from all sides by four Minarets and gives feeling of a mosque if seen from a distance. This was done to prevent attacks on the temple during Mughal periods

Siddhivinayak Siddhtek

God Vishnu is supposed to have vanquished the asuras Madhu and Kaitabh after propitiating Ganesha here. This is the only idol of the eight Ashtavinayakas with the trunk

Varad Vinayak Mahad

Ganesha is said to reside here in the form of varada Vinayaka, the giver of bounty and success. This is the only temple where devotees are allowed to personally pay their homage

Vighneshwar Ozhar

The demon Vighnasur, after being defeated by Lord Ganesha pleaded to show Mercy. Ganesha granted his plea,

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