Pune’s Shrimant Dagdusheth Ganpati 2013 has come up with Mysore Chamundeshwari Temple’s replica as their theme for this year’s Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations.
Dagdusheth Halwai Ganpati, also known as Shrimant Dagdusheth Ganapati Temple or Sarvajanik Trust, is the most popular Ganesh temple in Pune. This temple was founded in 1893 by Shrimant Dagdusheth, a rich sweet trader of Pune.
It is located near the administrative headquarters of Peshwas of Maratha Empire, Shaniwar Wada fort.
Ganesh Chaturthi Festival is the major celebration in the temple which attracts lakhs of devotees from all across India. The main Ganesh idols is insured for 1 crore rupees by this Sarvajanik Ganpati trust.