Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple, Pune

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Visit the temple of Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple, known for its lavishly decorated idol, which is insured for $150,000. The temple was constructed in 1893 by a wealthy Pune businessman who lost his son in an epidemic, and he dedicated it to Lord Ganesh, the Hindu god with the head of an elephant. Admire the elaborate detailing of the imposing temple structure, illuminated with shimmering lights in the evening, and view the massive Ganesh image, decorated with 8 kg (17 lb) of gold. Arrange to visit Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple and other attractions in Pune using our Pune day trip app.
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  • The most iconic devotional places of pune that puffs up your heart with its tradition and the arrtis simply mesmerize the environment. The people selling flowers and mithais , all make you sit for...  more »
  • The line moves fast and well organised while the darshan itself one does not feel rushed. The dazzling gold does not distract from the devotion.  more »
  • Awesome. Really feeling blessed. I am enjoyed everything and my way is so good. The environment was very good and I'm so lucky to get change to went there. Everyone was happy there and you gets everything which you demand in that place. Excellent. I will wish to visit again and again.😍🥰😇😇😇😇😇
  • This is a famous Ganesha temple and has a very nice ambience. You feel good inside the temple however is very crowded mostly during the mornings and evenings. There is no parking available here. It's best to come by local transport . Awesome, This is a famous Ganesha temple in Maharashtra. You feel bless inside the temple.area very crowded mostly during the mornings and evenings.

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