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Places to visit in Ganagapur

We have places like Bheema Amaraja, Nirgun Math, Audumbar Tree in Sangam,Ash Hill -(On the ways to Sangam),Shree Kalleshwar,Ashta teerthas . For more details on accommodation in Ganagapur contact Sri.Bharat Pujari Mob: 99008 20094

Sri Kshetra Ganagapur is a associated with Sri Narasimha Saraswati Swami, the second incarnation of Dattatreya. According to the book Shri GuruCharitra, he promised that he would abide forever at Ganagapura. In the morning, he would bathe at the confluence of the Bhima and Amarja rivers. At midday, he would go through the village asking for bhiksha and accept pooja offerings in the form of Nirguna Paduka at the temple. Devotees believe that by bathing at the confluence, by begging (Maadhukari) from at least five houses in Ganagapura, and by offering Paduka Pooja at the temple, they can experience the living presence of Sri Narasimha Saraswati Swami.

The Nirguna Math is adorned with the Nirguna Padukas. Sri Narasimha Saraswati Swami Maharaj stayed at Ganagapura for a period of 24 years. Shri Guru after his stay at Narsobawadi came to Ganagapur and started living at the Holy Confluence of Bhima and Amarja Rivers (Sangam). He used to come to the village only at Noon for Bhiksha.

Places to visit in Ganagapur

Nirgun Math (Ganagapur Temple)

The Nirguna Math is adorned with the Nirguna Padukas. Sri Narasimha Saraswati Swami Maharaj stayed at Ganagapura for a period of 24 years.

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Sangam Kshetra

Sangam Kshetra is a meeting point of Bhima and Amarja rivers. The water of these rivers, especially at their confluence, called Sangam, are considered extremely holy.

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Audumbar Tree

The Audumbar tree is situated near Sangam. Many devotees do the ''Shree Gurucharitra parayana'' (reading of ''Shree Gurucharitra'') there.

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Ash Hill -(On the ways to Sangam)

Ash hill is nearer to Sangam and it is said that there was a hill from which Ash came from the days of Lord Parashurama. Lord Parashurama performed penance at this place.

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Shree Kalleshwar

Kalleshwaralaya is nearer to Manmadha theertha i.e., one of the Ashta theerthas The importance of Kalleshwar temple was also explained in Shree gurucharitra. Have darshan of this Shiv lingam.

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Ashta teerthas

The importance of taking bath in these Ashta teerthas can be known from Shree Gurucharitra. Some devotees take a bath every day during their stay in Ganagapur and some bathe at least once a year.

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Seva / Accommodations in Ganagapur Temple

There are various sevas available at Gangapur temple like DHARMADARSHAN, PANCHOPACHAR POOJA, ALANKAR POOJA, MAHA POOJA, KESARA LEPANA, NIRGUNA PADUKA, SADA PALAKI, BRAHMOTSAVA PALAKI, KALYANOTSAVA (BELLI PALLAKKI) PALAKI. In Addition to this, there is facility for performing Rudrabhisheka, Laghu-rudra, Maharudra, Abhishek, Homa-Havan and also religious ceremonies like Upanayana, Marriage and Javala in the temple premises which will be performed by the four lineage priests of the temple. Accommodation facility is availble at nearest place to temple i.e Anasuya datta lodge contact: Sri Bharat Pujari (Main Archaka),

Sri Bharat Pujari (Main Archaka) :9900820094

Ganagapur Temple Priest

Sri Bharat Pujari (Main Archaka)
Telephone :+91-9900820094, 9448586286