Shree Siddhivinayak Ganpati Temple Siddhatek - Ashtavinayak

Siddhivinayak Ganpati Temple - Siddhatek

Siddhivinayak Ganpati Temple Siddhatek - Temple Timings, Bhakta Niwas Booking, Event and History

  • Address of Siddhivinayak Ganpati Temple - Siddhatek: Shree Siddhivinayak Mandir, Shree Kshetra siddhatek Siddhatek, Jalalpur, Taluka - Karjat. Dist - Ahmednagar Pin Code - 414403
  • Phone/Mobile No.: +91-09420944734 | 094203 43821
  • Stay at Siddhatek Siddhivinayak Ganesha: Siddhatek Siddhivinayak Temple, Bhakt Niwas Phone No: +91-9420944734
  • Locality/Village: Siddhatek, Jalalpur
  • Taluka: Karjat
  • District: Ahmednagar
  • State: Maharashtra
  • Country: India
  • Siddhatek Pincode: 414403
  • Siddhatek Town River: Bhima
  • Nearest City: Ahmednagar
  • Shopping: Available
  • Season To Visit: All (Best Season To Visit: After August Month to April)
  • Languages: Marathi, Hindi and English
  • Siddhivinayak Siddhatek Temple Timings: 5:30 AM to 09:30 PM
  • Photography: Not Allowed in the temple and Ganesh Murti
  • Vehicle Parking: Free parking space available
  • Siddhivinayak Official Website: Official Website Siddhivinayak Ganpati Siddhatek

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About Siddhivinayak Ganpati Temple

The Shree Siddhivinayak Temple at Siddhatek is a Hindu temple dedicated to Ganesha. The temple is one of the Ashtavinayaka, the eight revered shrines of Ganesha in the Indian state of Maharashtra and the only Ashtavinayaka shrine in Ahmednagar district. The Siddhivinayak Temple is the second Lord Ganesha Temple to be visited during the Ashtavinayak Temples Yatra/Pilgrimage/Tour according to Shastras. In the events or Ganesh Jayanti days, lots of small shops here for shopping and the sweet Prashad (Pedha) of Ganesha.

To propitiate the deity, devotees often perform pradakshina (Circumambulation) of the hillock seven times, even though there is no paved road and the path passes through thorny shrubs. The temple stands on a hillock, surrounded by the thick foliage of Babul trees and is located approximately 1 km from the core Siddhatek village.

The Siddhivinayak (Ganesha) enshrined in the Siddhivinayak Temple is said to be the one who is capable of granting Siddhi (spiritual power). It is believed that it was here on the Siddhatek Mountain, that Vishnu acquired Siddhi and as such the idol of Lord Ganesh here is called as Siddhivinayak (Siddhi: 'spiritual power', Vinayak: Lord Ganesha Name).

Awards - Shree Siddhatek Siddhivinayak Ganesha

Shree Siddhivinayak Ganapati Temple Trust, Prabhadevi, Mumbai was presented "The Best Trust Award" by the "Afternoon Newsmakers Achievers' Award 2013". The Trust engages in a number of Humanitarian and Social Activities throughout the year and the Award was bestowed for its "Outstanding Contribution towards Social Activities and Human Welfare".

Location of Siddhivinayak Ganpati Temple

Located on the banks of river Bhima, this Ashtavinayak Temple of Ganpati is situated in the remote village of Siddhatek, about 200 km east of Pune, in the Karjat Taluka of Ahmednagar district, Maharashtra and 20-22 km. away from Dound. The temple is accessible from the small village of Shirapur in Pune district, on the southern bank of the river, from where it can be reached by boat or newly constructed bridge.

  • Town: Siddhatek, Jalalpur
  • Taluka: Karjat
  • District: Ahmednagar
  • State: Maharashtra
  • Country: India
  • Pincode: 414403
Events and Festivals at Siddhivinayak Ganpati Temple

The temple celebrates the usual festivals associated with Ganesha: Ganesh Jayanti and Ganesh Chaturthi. At the time of Ganesh Jayanti, the temple decorated with flowers and lightings. Millions of peoples are visiting here for Ganesh Darshan in Ganesh Jayanti. In the events or Ganesh Jayati days, lots of small shops here for shopping and the sweet Prashad (Pedha) of Ganesha.

Major festivals: Ganesh Chaturthi, Ganesh Jayanti


 Ganesh Chaturthi in 2020
Ganesh Chaturthi
Shree Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chaturthi is the Hindu celebration of the birth of Lord Ganesh. His life represents prosperity, wisdom, and good fortune. In the year 2020, Ganesh Chaturthi on 22 August 2020 Saturday (22-08-2020) and Anant Chaturi is on 01 Sep 2020. The festival falls in August or September which is in the month of Bhadra on Shukla Chaturthi in the Hindu calendar.
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Where: Shree Siddhivinayak Ganpati Temple
Shree Siddhivinayak Mandir, Shree Kshetra Siddhatek, Jalalpur, Taluka - Karjat. Dist - Ahmednagar Pincode - 414403
Siddhatek, Jalalpur
Maharashtra, India
History of Siddhivinayak Ganpati Temple Siddhatek

Legend says that Lord Brahma, with the blessings of Lord Ganesha, was occupied in making the world. While this was going on, Lord Vishnu felt snoozing and the two devils, Madhu and Kaitabha, rose up out of Vishnu's ears. They began alarming all divine beings, goddesses and sages. On understanding that just Lord Vishnu could execute the evil spirits, Lord Brahma and different Gods asked for him to slaughter them. In spite of the fact that Lord Vishnu quarrelled for over 5000 years, he bombed in overcoming the evil presences. On the guidance of Lord Shiva, Vishnu venerated Lord Ganesh. Vishnu was then effective in executing the evil spirits with the gifts of Lord Ganesha. Thus, where Vishnu performed compensation and picked up Siddhi is known as Siddhatek and Lord Ganesha, who gave Siddhis, is known as Siddhivinayak.

How to reach Siddhivinayak Ganpati Temple?

Siddhatek Vighneshwara Ganpati Temple By Road:
Buses are available from Pune and Daund to a village called Shirapur, which is a kilometre away from Siddhatek. From there, one can get on a boat to reach the temple. An alternate route is the long route of 48 km from Daund-Kashti-Pedgoan. In the morning some buses ply from Pune directly to Siddhtek.

Siddhatek Vighneshwara Ganpati Temple by Train:
Daund Junction Railway Station, which is 18 km away, is the nearest railway station on the Pune - Solapur line. Mumbai Hyderabad Express, Jhelum Express, Nanded Pune Express, Mumbai Nagercoil Express, Konark Express and Udyan Express passes through Daund Junction Railway Station.

Siddhatek Vighneshwara Ganpati Temple by Air:
Pune Lohegaon Airport, around 10 km from Pune, is the nearest airport.

Distance from Siddhatek to other Ashtavinayak temples

*By Car/Bike/Bus

  • Siddhatek to Lenyadri Distance: 31 min (15.1 km) via Narayangaon - Junnar - Siddhatek Road, Fastest route, The usual traffic.
  • Siddhatek to Ranjangaon Distance: 1 hr 49 min (65.3 km) via Narayangaon - Siddhatek Road, Fastest route, the usual traffic.
  • Siddhatek to Theur Distance: 2 hr 47 min (90.0 km) via NH60 Highway, Best route. This route has tolls.
  • Siddhatek to Siddhatek Distance: 3 hr 57 min (150 km) via MH (Maharashtra) SH 50 (State Highway), Fastest route.
  • Siddhatek to Morgaon Distance: 3 hr 25 min (135 km) via Shirur - Satara Road, Fastest route, the usual traffic.
  • Siddhatek to Pali Distance: 4 hr 7 min (171 km) via NH60 Highway and Bengaluru - Mumbai Highway/Mumbai Highway/Mumbai - Pune Highway/Mumbai - Pune Expressway, Fastest route, the usual traffic. This route has tolls.
  • Siddhatek to Mahad Distance: 3 hr 13 min (137 km) via NH60 Highway and Bengaluru - Mumbai Highway/Mumbai Highway/Mumbai - Pune Highway/Mumbai - Pune Expressway, Fastest route, the usual traffic, This route has tolls.

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