Garh Ganesh Temple
Among many religious places in our pink city “Garh Ganesh temple” has unique fame for its reason of capture.
This temple is signed for complete of “Ashwamegh Yagh“, before established our pink city Jaipur.
The reason for the popularity of this temple is most attractive that is the statue of Lord Ganesha is without a trunk which is called as “Purusha Kriti“.
Means this statue is a child character of Lord Ganesha in which the real image of Ganesh Ji.
So it will be an amazing temple trip because this beautiful place is situated on top of Aravali hills which gives impressive sightseeing to this temple with a beautiful sight of Jaipur also.
Garh Ganesh Temple Jaipur Timings
- Morning at 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM
- Evening at 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Garh Ganesh Temple History
In our Hinduism when we start any new work we always remember our god and pray for well complete our work.
This way of pray comes from our ancestors and we follow it for our every new starting work.
Our most ancient temple Garh Ganesh is a sign of this type of worship for us.
The last rein duration at Amber Fort Palace was Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh I because during his time Amber was suffered from the inefficiency of water.
So, before constructed Jaipur he completed “Ashwamegh Yagh” at this place and put the Purushakriti statue of Lord Ganesha.
He made this temple in such a structure that he could be able to see this statue of Ganesha from his bedroom at Chandermahal of City palace with the help of binoculars.
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Facts about Garh Ganesh in Jaipur
- Without trunk statue of Lord Ganesha, this is the most attractive captured fact of the temple.
- It is also a resultant fact that when we visit this place continuously 16 Wednesdays for any special wish that is always complete.
- Two large size rats are also situated here, About these rats, devotees believe that when we say our wish in ears of rats that is completed by God.
Festivals In Temple
- Ganesh Chaturthi is a most special day of Garh Ganesh temple because this day is the birthday of Lord Ganesha so temple area is decorated and many types of sweets are made for prasad.
- First Wednesday after “Diwali” there is celebrated “Anna Kut” which is the biggest function of this temple.
- The Paush month according to Hindu calendar which is also called “Paushbada” is also an enjoyable festival of this temple.
On both Anna kut festivals several sweets like khichdi, Modak, laddu etc. are made as prasad for devotees.