Shri BallaleshwarPaliGanpati temple is one of the eight major temples of Lord Ganesha which constitutes the divine Ashtavinayak temples. Among Ganesha temples, Ballaleshwar is the only incarnation of Ganesha that is known by his devotee’s name. It is located in the village of Pali which is at a distance of 30 km from Karjat in the Raigad district. It is situated between fort Sarasgad and the river Amba. The deity is said to be famous for quick response to the prayers. The Idol of Vinayaka sitting on a stone throne, faces east & its trunk is turned left. The idol has two diamonds in his eyes and one in the navel. The background is of silver where one finds Riddhi& Siddhi waving Chamaras.
SANCTUM: Lord Ganesha
BUILT BY:Shri Phadnis of Moradabad
The doors of the Ballaleshwar temple are opened at 5 Am in the morning and the devotees can start worshiping the Lord Ballaleshwar from 5:30 Am onwards.
- The Kakadaarti and Panchopachari Puja are done by the priest at 5:00 Am
- Shodopachari Puja is conducted before 12:00 Pm in the afternoon.
- The Panchamriti Puja is conducted after sun set.
- The DhoopAarti is conducted at night
- The temple is closed for the devotees after the last puja and after this the deity takes rest.
SIGNIFICANT TIME TO VISIT
During Ganesh Chaturthi
HOW TO REACH
By Road:There are many public and private vehecals available to reach Ashtvinayak Temple in Maharashtra
By Rail: The Nearest Railway station is Nagothane station.(15kms).
By Air: The Nearest Airport is Pune and Mumbai Airport (110 Kms).
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Ballaleshwar, Pali Address
Shri BallaleshwarDevasthanPali ,
Taluka Sudhagadh, Dist. Raigad
Pin Code -410205.
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