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Idagunji Maha Ganapathi Temple

Closed Now: 06:00 - 13:00, 15:00 - 20:00
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Spirituality redefined

Idugunji-the abode of bala Ganesha (only two arms and both tusks intact, standing and smiling at... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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annual family visit

our family usually visit this temple. about 150 kms from mangalore. Ganapathi is the main... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Mangalore, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Idugunji-the abode of bala Ganesha (only two arms and both tusks intact, standing and smiling at the world below, one of the most sought after and lauded Gods of India - power to us all) . Also the oldest known idol to be discovered dating...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

our family usually visit this temple. about 150 kms from mangalore. Ganapathi is the main deity. special poojas and Tulabhara can be conducted on prior booking. Lunch is served in the temple hall.

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Visited the temple by taking a short detour on the way to Honnavar. Worth a visit if u have time to spare. Ample parking space available, however, road leading to temple entrance is narrow.

Thank latheshrao
Reviewed 26 May 2018

The Lord Vinayaka at Idagunji Devasthana,15 kms from Honnavara, PIN: 581 423 (Temple Office - (08387)247227 Guest House/Mangala Karyalaya - (08387)296827) is a standing statue with two hands, the right hand holding "Padma" and the left hand with "Modhaka", blessing everyone with happiness and prosperity....More

1  Thank asokanma
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Saw this during our recent trip to Murdeshwar-Gokarna. The road that diverts from the highway to the Idagunji temple is very scenic. The temple has a solemn,quiet atmosphere about it - old fashioned, charming the cameras are not allowed inside the main sanctorum. Very unusual...More

1  Thank Avatima
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This temple is one of the very few unique temples, where you will find lord Ganesha in a standing position. The temple is an ancient one, existing probably for over two thousand years. The temple is located in a small serene village called Idagunji, which...More

3  Thank Shashi_blr
Reviewed 17 March 2018

It is located14 kms south east to Honavar. At a distance of 90 minutes drive from Gokarna and 30 minutes from Murudeswar. The idol is of block shape and has many specialities viz. it has two tusks instead of one (Eka danta)* two hands instead...More

1  Thank pln111
Reviewed 7 October 2017

It is a revered place. A short distance off the NH 17 highway located in prestine surroundings. I suppose it is the first place I have seen the Ganesha idol in standing posture.

Thank Chandranath S
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I have been visiting this temple every year since birth. This time I spent a nice 3-4 hours at the temple. There are plenty of buses both state run and private running from nearby towns to the temple. At the entrance, there is the token...More

Thank nirubhat
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is one of the old temple of Lord Ganapathi situated between Murdeswar & Honnavar, We visited the temple and had darshan of standing Ganapathi .Various sevas are performed here, details are available in the Temple office .Nice place and peaceful environment.

Thank kasanadivenkatesha
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18 April 2015|
Response from RajendraGoa | Reviewed this property |
Is it a one day visit or you are planning to stay overnight? Get down at Manki Railway Station (7-8 KM from Idagunji). Take auto Rickshaw from there to Ganesha Temple. Visit the temple and there is no much to see other than... More