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Dagdusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple

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Dagduseth Halwai temple located in Pune city is one of the most important religious place to visit in Pune. Ever since its inception, Dagduseth Halwai temple pulls in devotees from in and around the world where people throng to receive blessings from the famed Ganesh deity. The temple was built by Dagdushet Halwai and his wife LaxmiBai after a sad incident of plague which took their only son.

The temple also boasts of its rich architecture over a span of 100 years where the 7 feet tall 4 feet wide idol can be seen from a viewer standing outside the shrine. The great leader Lokmanya Tilak being a close friend of Dagdusheth suggested that the Ganesh festival be celebrated in the shrine marking a tradition which continues till this day. Ganeshotsav, the most celebrated 10 days festival is worth paying a visit. An enticing site for visitors and devotees alike are the marble statues of Jay and Vijay which are the sentinels of the shrine. You can also be proud that your offerings to the temple are actually used for supporting various charity funds.

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Location:
Pune
Maharashtra, India
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Ticket / Cost / Expenses
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Time people usually spend here:
2.5 hours
Latitude / Longitude:
18.5164273°N, 73.8539146°E
Distance from Pune city center to Dagdusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple
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Read traveller's reviews about Dagdusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple..

Overall Rating:4.7

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  '4' out of 5
"#Dagdusheth Ganpati itz one of the #famous #beautiful #temple 🙏#touristattraction to vist in pune 👍"
  '5' out of 5
"This is The Very Famous and Rich Ganesh Temple . That is Shrimant Dagdusheth Ganpati Mandir.. With Tight Security 24 Hours... The Whole Shree Ganesh Murti Is Made by The Gold"
  '4' out of 5
"Dagadushet ganpati are one of the greatest holy place of Hindi in Pune city. Lord Ganesh mandir with gold construction "
  '5' out of 5
"Shrimant Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Trust's Ganapati temple is situated at Budhwar Peth, near City Post Chowk and Pharaskhana Police Station. This trust is doing lots of social activities for the betterment of the society."
  '5' out of 5
"Ganpati bappa morya... Very famous ganesh temple "

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