Swayambhu Ganpati Temple

#4 of 18 things to do in Ratnagiri

Timings: All days of the week, 6:00AM-9: 00 PM

Swayambhu Ganpati Temple is known to be a self-created temple monolith of Ganesha. It is built on Ganapatipule, which is a beach and attracts beach-lovers, peace-seekers and pilgrims. It was discovered around 1600 years ago. This temple is the best during Diwali as it is lit with lights and diyas all around and enlighten the entire temple. During the festival, people from near and far flock here to offer their prayers to Ganaptiji. There are prayers chanting in the morning and evening when the idol is being dressed and ready for puja. 

Swayambhu Ganpati Temple Photos

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