Ganesh Temple is found in an ambiguous village Degaon. Degaon is a small Village in Khanapur Taluk in Belgaum District of Karnataka, India. It is situated 27 KM towards South from District headquarters Belgaum and 520 KM from State capital Bangalore. This temple of Lord Ganesha is a private temple of Gondhalekar family. Gondhalekars were the landlords of 84 villages, Degaon being one of them. The old temple was renovated by Vasant Krishnaji Gondhalekar in 1985.
The nearest airport is Belgaum Airport, Belgaum.
Khanapur Rail Way Station, Idalhond Rail Way Station are the very nearby railway stations to Degaon. Also one can consider railway Stations from Near By town Khanapur. Khanapur Rail Way Station, Idalhond Rail Way Station are the railway Stations near to Khanapur. One can reach from Khanapur to Degaon by road.
However Belgaum Rail Way Station is the chief railway station 26 KM near Degaon.
Khanapur is the Nearest Town to Degaon. Road connectivity is available from Khanapur to Degaon.
Degaon, Khanapur Taluk,
Belgaum District, Karnataka,
India, Pincode - 591302
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Auspicious beginnings of work
- Removal of obstacles
- Renewal of energy
- Agricultural productivity
Vakratunda Mahakaaya Suryakoti Samaprabha Nirvighnam Kuru Mey Deva Sarva Kaaryeshu Sarvada
Meaning -I pray to thee O Lord, who has a curved trunk and a strong body, the shine of a million suns, to remove all the hurdles that may block me from all the tasks I intend to perform.
Agajaanana Padmaarkam Gajaananam Aharnisham Anekadantham Bhaktaanaam Ekadantam Upaasmahey
Meaning -The sun to Mother Parvati's lotus face, I worship Lord Ganesh, with the elephant face, the one who grants a lot of wishes, the one with the single tusk, I salute thee to grant my wish.
Gajaananam Bhoota Ganaadhi Sevitam Kapitta Jamboophaala Saara Bhakshitam Umaasutam Shoka Vinaasha Kaaranam Namaami Vighneswara Paada Pankajam
Meaning -Oh elephant-faced Lord, who is served by all the Ganas, who consumes the essence of Kapitta and Jamboophala, His favourite fruits, who is Uma's son, who destroys the gloom of His devotees, who handles hurdles, we worship your lotus feet.
Tatpurushaaya Vidmahe Vakratundaaya Dheemahe Tanno Danthihi Prachodayaat
Meaning -We meditate on the great power, we call upon the single tusked Ganesh, who grants wishes.
Morning 6:00 am to Evening 9:00 pm