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Varad Vinayak Ashtavinayak
Varad Vinayak Temple Mahad
Varadvinayak temple is located at Mahad. It is situated near to Pune
City about 85 KMs. It is one of Ashtavinayak of Maharashtra. Varad vinayak
temple is built in 17th century.
It was said that Prince Rukmangad was cursed by Mukunda and he died. Lord Indra
and Mukunda's son Grutsamad when came real story then he cursed Mukunda. In turn
Mukunda cursed Grutsamad to have demon child, that child was Tripurasur.
Grutsamad worshipped lord Ganesha and that place lord Ganesha resides in the
form of Varada Vinayaka. Grutsamad is popular for the mantra "GaNanaN Tva".The
temple faces East. Here devotees are allowed to individually pay their worship
and respects to the idol directly.
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Ishwar N Rajpurohit , Khopoli