Overview

 

Maharashtra, which is also known as ‘City of wrestlers’has amazing roads and hence your journey between temples is most likely to be smooth and excellent especially through the countryside which is great for photographs as well.

Ashtavinayak Temples is situated in Maharashtra. It is a very famous regional pilgrimage destination in Western India that are Swayambhu which means that they have self-originated. Ashtavinayak literally translates to ‘8 Ganeshas’. Out of the 8 temples, 6 of the Ashtavinayak Temples are in Pune district.

Every one of the Ashtavinayak Temples, have a story and significance of their own and is usually flocked by localites and pilgrims from all over India. The temples are open early in the morning and stay open till late evenings, with plenty of time to see the deity or get a darshan which is great for pilgrims and tourists who comes from all over.