Ganpatyar in Srinagar
, Jammu and Kashmir
is situated on the banks of the Jhelum River
; the place is famous for the Ganesh Temple
. This locality is improving in Kashmiri tradition and antiquity. Ganpatyar is the home of many eminent scholars such as Sukhdev Braru and Nathram Shastri. It is also the place where the Kashmiri Pandit Chandra clan, whose contributions were mentioned by the historian Bilhana in the 10th century, hailed from.
Ganpatyar can be easily approached from Srinagar by road. The nearest railway station is at Jammu.