Ashtavinayak Darshan is a religious pilgrimage in the Indian state of Maharashtra that involves visiting eight ancient temples dedicated to Lord Ganesha. These temples are collectively known as the "Ashtavinayak" temples, where "Ashta" means eight and "Vinayak" is another name for Lord Ganesha. The pilgrimage is popular among Hindus and attracts thousands of devotees each year.

Here is some essential information about the Ashtavinayak Darshan:

Location: All the eight Ashtavinayak temples are located in different parts of Maharashtra, within a radius of about 20-150 kilometers from the city of Pune.

a. Mayureshwar Temple - Morgaon
b. Siddhivinayak Temple - Siddhatek
c. Ballaleshwar Temple - Pali
d. Varadavinayak Temple - Mahad
e. Chintamani Temple - Theur
f. Girijatmaj Temple - Lenyadri
g. Vighnahar Temple - Ozar
h. Mahaganapati Temple - Ranjangaon

Sequence: There is a recommended sequence for visiting these temples, starting from the Mayureshwar Temple in Morgaon and ending at the Mahaganapati Temple in Ranjangaon.

Significance: Each of these temples holds a unique significance and mythology associated with Lord Ganesha. The pilgrimage is believed to grant blessings, remove obstacles, and fulfill the wishes of the devotees.

Mode of Transport: Many devotees prefer to undertake the Ashtavinayak Darshan by road, using private cars, hired vehicles, or buses. The journey can be completed in a day or two, depending on the pace of travel and time spent at each temple.

Festivals: Festivals like Ganesh Chaturthi and Maghi Chaturthi witness increased footfall at these temples. During these times, the pilgrimage becomes even more vibrant and spiritually charged.

Accommodation: For those who wish to take their time and explore the region, there are various accommodation options available near each temple and in nearby towns.

Rituals and Prayers: Devotees offer various rituals, prayers, and offerings to seek Lord Ganesha's blessings and express their devotion.

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