Dodda Ganapathi Temple, Bengaluru

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Religious Site · Tourist Spot
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.
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  • Lord Ganesha grace and blessing is what we seek for any new start in our life. From student days traditional Bengaluru people have been following this. Dodda Ganesha Temple and surrounding has...  more »
  • Good place to visit with family.Dodda Basavana Gudi is situated in Bull Temple Road, Basavanagudi, area of South Bengaluru, part of the largest city of the Indian state of Karnataka. The Hindu temple....  more »
  • This is one of the must visit temple in Bangalore. Do also visit Big Bull temple when you visit this temple. The place was calm.  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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