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Old temple with a golden idol

This is a very old temple with a golden idol of Ganpati which had given its name as Swarna Ganpati... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
UtkarshMaheshwari
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Pune, India
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Nice Temple

The temple was famous for its golden Ganesh idol mask which was stolen years back. Now they have... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
shripednekar
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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

The temple as evident from the name actually housed a Lord Ganesha idol made of pure Gold (until 2012 when it was stolen). At present the temple still serves the memory of that idol and is still dedicated to Lord Ganesha, however you cannot witness...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gadarnaut
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Close to the city. Quiet place. Temple is beautiful and less crowded.visited with family and friends.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

This is a very old temple with a golden idol of Ganpati which had given its name as Swarna Ganpati Mandir. The idol was stolen few years back. Now this temple is without any idol opposite to its name.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank UtkarshMaheshwari
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The temple was famous for its golden Ganesh idol mask which was stolen years back. Now they have kept the ancient rock idol for devotees. The construction of temple is in Red soil rock (Laterite rock) which looks beautiful. A must visit if you are...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank shripednekar
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

The temple is located in the town centre. Easily distinguished by its red color structure. It can be visited anytime.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank joyienjoy
Reviewed 24 March 2018

It’s a Ganapati Temple with fair amount of manyaata (faith) by locals. It has a history to go with it just like other old temples. It was quite popular for the gold Ganesh idol but it has been stolen in some recent past. Good spot...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank PranayG90
Reviewed 28 February 2018

This visit was a quiet one. Alongside the diveagar beach. There are lots of stories about the temple.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Saurav S
Reviewed 13 November 2017

The mandir had an idol covered in gold and some years back thieves stole it after a break-in. Now the temple is under reconstruction but prayers are still held with the original idol.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Sumithran
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Nothing much to see here. Personally I would not recommend unless you are going there to offer Puja.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank NetPratap
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Suvarn Ganesh temple was the main attraction of Diveagar. Temple used to have Ganesh Idol made up of Gold. It was found from the soil by the local farmer in Diveagar along with some other Gold ornaments. Unfortunately, gold was robbed a few years back...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank priteshkulkarni
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