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Shirali Mahaganapati Mahamaya Temple

Located in the southern part of Bhatkal in Shirali, the Shirali Mahaganapati Mahamaya Temple is one of the ancient temples in Karnataka. The temple is believed to have been constructed by the ancestors of the Gowda Saraswath Brahmin families who shifted to Bhatkal about four hundred years ago. Today this temple conducts various pujas including Shasraganayaga, Rathotsav, Ganahoma and Sahasrachandikahavana. It is considered as the family temple of the Konkani community.

Updated on 22nd November, 2014
District: Uttara Kannada
Location: Shirali    


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