Dodda Ganapathi Temple, Bengaluru

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Dodda Ganapathi Temple features a giant idol of Lord Ganesha. Originally constructed by Kempegowda I, Bangalore's founder, this shrine occupies a spot where the ruler ordered a massive boulder to be sculpted into a stone idol of Ganesha. The 5.5 m (18 ft) high idol boasts various forms of elaborate decorations, including some created using layers of butter. To visit Dodda Ganapathi Temple on your holiday in Bengaluru, and find out what else Bengaluru has to offer, use our Bengaluru holiday builder .
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  • A big stone carved ganesha statue. A very beautifully carved statue. A must visit family destination. You should club this with Bull Temple and a very beautiful park behind bull temple.  more »
  • We went to the Dodda Ganapathi Temple at about 11 am. There was no rush. We had a comfortable darshan of the Lord. We had left our footware in the car.  more »
  • A big stone carved ganesha moorthi is one of the most beautiful way of art exploration. It is a very divine and unique place to be.  more »
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  • The place has extremely good vibes. You can feel the devotion here. The place is very calm and peaceful. It is one of the most famous temples in Bangalore. Also, every year, you can visit the groundnut fair that is conducted here. The temple is very well maintained and it is a good place to visit. Overall I had a beautiful experience here.
  • Temple is good specially the big bull temple. Also move little ahead of the temple you will see rock park. Park is very beautiful have lots of greenery and big solid rocks. Worth to spend some time here.
  • Nice temple. Complete peace of mind. Parking on road outside the temple. Water and toilet facilities available.
  • Inside city. Easily accessible adjacent to bull temple. Very nice place. Very good eatout places in surroundings.
  • Peaceful place in middle of the city. The bull is really magnificent. Had a great time when I visited with family. Near by metro is South end circle. This temple is also known as Bull Temple and road as bull temple road. Walkable distance from basvangudi.It has other temples as well and you will find a bull when you visit there.
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