Dashabhuja Ganapati Temple, Pune

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Dashabhuja Temple
Dashabhuja Ganapati Temple, Pune is located in Maharashtra
Dashabhuja Ganapati Temple, Pune
Location in Maharashtra.
Dashabhuja Ganapati Temple, Pune is located in India
Dashabhuja Ganapati Temple, Pune
Dashabhuja Ganapati Temple, Pune (India)
Geography
Coordinates18°30′20.80″N 73°49′32.88″E / 18.5057778°N 73.8258000°E / 18.5057778; 73.8258000Coordinates: 18°30′20.80″N 73°49′32.88″E / 18.5057778°N 73.8258000°E / 18.5057778; 73.8258000
CountryIndia
StateMaharashtra
Districtpune, kothrud
LocationKarve Road, Pune
Culture
SanctumLord Ganapati
Architecture
ArchitectureWest Indian
History
CreatorUnknown

The Dashabhuja Temple is a Hindu temple in Pune, in the Maharashtra state of India.

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The temple is located on Karve road, There is flyover at the juncture to facilitate the traffic going to Paud Road. Earlier there was no such flyover and the place was called Paud Phata. Paud is the name of the village on the western side on the road and "Phata" means diversion.

The presiding god of the temple is Lord Ganapati also known as Ganesh. The God is having trunk on the right which is more sacred. There is small temple of Lord Hanuman besides the main temple. Every "Ganesh Chaturthi" thousands of devotees come here to pray Lord Ganesha and participate in the evening "aarti".


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