Khajrana Ganesh Mandir

Khajrana Ganesh Mandir

 

 

Detail~
The temple Built in the year 1875, during the reign of Rani Ahilya Bai Holkar, Khajrana temple is famous for housing the largest Ganapati statue in the world. The popular belief is that Bada Ganapati is the hinderer of all obstacles so devotees render highest regard to this idol.The gigantic statue of khajrana Ganapati is a fascinating of this pilgrim center and large folks frequents here to have a darshan.
An important pilgrimage center, Khajrana Ganesh temple in city is a devotees delight. This temple, which is built by Rani Ahilya Bai Holkar. It is believed that all the wishes will be fulfilled after praying here. Large numbers of devotees gather here on Sundays and Wednesdays to offer their reverence and prayers.
Khajrana temple is taken over by the government. The temple is managed by the Bhatt family. It is believed that in order to safe guard the idol from Aurangzeb, the idol was hidden in a well and in 1735, it was taken out from the well and a mandir was established in 1735 by Ahilyabai Holkar belonging to the Holkar dynasty of the Temple.

 

Main Info~

• Visiting timing- 5:00 AM to 10:00 PM
• Visit duration : 1-2 hour
• Open for all days of the week.

 

Distance

air_plane_airport_black~ 20.4 km

train_transportation_black~ 5.3 km

 

Address

Shri Ganesh Mandir Kharjana, Khajrana Rd, Indore, Madhya Pradesh 452016