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This is very close to the main bus stop, walkable distance. You can find people around this place... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2019
Pune, India
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Spiritual Temple

This temple situated at the bank of River Krishna. The Ganesha Idol is carved and constructed from... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2018
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Wai | Maharashtra, India., Satara 412803, India
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Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

This is very close to the main bus stop, walkable distance. You can find people around this place all the time and there are vans and cars that will take you to different places in Wai. The Kashi Vishweshwara temple is also close by and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

This temple situated at the bank of River Krishna. The Ganesha Idol is carved and constructed from one big stoned. The temple is almost 256 years old . Ganpati Idol is big and divine. The Temple is clean and has limited parking space.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RajvardhanS11
Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

MahaGanpati Temple is at the heart of Wai town. Parking was easy. Best part was river ghat next to the temple which is favourite for Bollywood blockbusters shooting. Mandir was renovated and in good shape.Loved the Peace but wasn't too happy with the name of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

mahaganapati temple or dholya ganapati temple is located on bank of krishna river in wai, satara district of maharashtra. wai is an ancient city. during mahabharata time the city was known by the name “virat nagari’ (virat means very large and nagari means city in hindi). it is also called...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

The temple is situated in amidst of main city/market. Yet the experience is so divine and peaceful. Many films have been shot here, in the evening sit at Varnada and immerse in aarti. Ganpati Bappa Morya !

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Very nice temple and serene atmosphere. The huge Ganesha idol is overwhelming and looks beautiful. Loved the peace and silence around the temple as well as the Shiv temple.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Nilesh904
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Very good temple of Lord Ganesh. The Shiv temple next to this temple is also beautiful. Must visit once.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 592abck
Reviewed February 22, 2018

Apart from the historic significance and the size of the statue, the best part of the Ganesha temple is the closeness you feel with the almighty inside the historic structure, as you are allowed to go very close to the statue, spend as much time...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank SamJ_Pune
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

The main gram daivat of satara.Any family functions specially marriage invitations firstly kept before here.

Date of experience: December 2017
Reviewed December 20, 2017

Temple is very good and idol is very big in size. Superb Experience. However, Temple is situated on the bank of river which is not clean and water is polluted. You may find people washing clothes. But must visit for Lord Ganesha bhakts. At least...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Response from Sanjay B | Reviewed this property |
While going from Pune to Mahabaleshwar, Wai is on the way. The temple is just 3 mins after right turn off the way. After taking the right turn on NH4 toward Wai, you will reach Wai in 15 min. There you will see a direction... More