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Stone temple with expert carvings !

Ganesha Ratha is a rock cut monolithic temple dedicated to Shiva. It consists of intricate... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
A small temple

This temple is present at the same garden that also holds Krishna's butter ball. It's a functional... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ganesha Ratha is a rock cut monolithic temple dedicated to Shiva. It consists of intricate carvings from the 7th Century. Present in the same area as Krishna's butterball.

Thank SharadSud-Gurgaon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple is present at the same garden that also holds Krishna's butter ball. It's a functional temple and to date people perform Poojas at this temple.

Thank MegzZoomer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of several stone temples in the area that has been carved out of a single rock boulder. It gets its name from the statue of Ganesh inside. Apparently the Ganesh statue was requested to be installed by the English, prior to then...More

Thank Charles_and_Susan
Reviewed 16 September 2018

The Ganesh Ratha Temple is one of the Five Rathas. You pay a single ticket (600Rs for foreigners) to enter the compound and you can use it to visit the Sea Shore Temple (in a single day). The carving are very nice.

Thank Komator
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Alone and strong , still available for pooja ceremony. Amazing piece of architecture , tourist kindly avoid garbage & littering

Thank Ajay K
Reviewed 26 August 2018

This Lord Ganesha Temple stands out of all the monuments because it is seen as a temple with regular pooja activities. Build by using single rock with beautiful architecture.

Thank Dinesh_cbe
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

After seeing Arjuna's Penace or Descent of the Ganges , we moved into a protected section , known as 'hill area' ..... This age old granite hill contains many monuments hidden within. The first one is 'Ganesha Ratha' ..... this is one of the ten...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

In a field of monuments it’s very hard to distinguish between them. This Temple is one that you would remember. It’s in the same field as the Butterball. Very complete. Some are not so finished and the finished Temples are the best.

Thank Iratdog
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Ganesh Ratha Temple is dedicated to Lord Ganesh and in terms of architecture it’s similar to the Pancha Rathas. You can pray at the temple and seek blessings as well. A perfect place to visit with your elderly parents as the place is quiet divine...More

Thank Sachin0408
Reviewed 13 May 2018

The Ganesh Ratha Temple or the chariot temple is very beautiful and located close to the Arjuna Penance and the Krishna's Butter Ball. worth spending some time looking at the beautiful architecture.

Thank Memoirs-Sachin
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