Chintaman Ganesh Temple

Currently Open [Closes at 07:00 pm]
  • Address: Ratnakhedi, Madhya Pradesh 456006, Ujjain, India
  • Timings: 05:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids

Dating back to 11th or 12th century, the Chintaman Ganesh temple is one of the most revered sites of Ujjain and is thus a must visit. Dedicated to Lord Ganesha, who is the son of Lord Shiva, this temple was built during the reign of Paramaras in Madhya Pradesh (Malwa). Lord Ganesha is always the first God to be invoked for any auspicious occasion in Hindu belief. Every year, a lot of devotees flock here to seek the blessings of Lord Ganesha, making it an important religious centre in Ujjain.

  • Follow the Hindu rituals while entering the temple.

  • Entry is free.

  • By Railway Station: Chintaman Ganesh Railway Station

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  • Chintaman Ganesh Temple Address: Ratnakhedi, Madhya Pradesh 456006, Ujjain, India
  • Chintaman Ganesh Temple Timing: 05:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Chintaman Ganesh Temple Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Chintaman Ganesh Temple(preferred time): 05:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Chintaman Ganesh Temple: 00:30 Mins
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  • 79.07% of people who visit Ujjain include Chintaman Ganesh Temple in their plan

  • 44.44% of people start their Chintaman Ganesh Temple visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Chintaman Ganesh Temple

Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Chintaman Ganesh Temple

People normally club together Mangalnath Mandir and Maharshi Sandipani Ashram while planning their visit to Chintaman Ganesh Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • "Chintaman Ganesh " all your worries , doubts are cleared here . Once you visit here you are no longer worried . Yes , here's the magic of Ganesha are completely changed . This is the address where happiness and positivity used to live . Again it's a land mark of Ujjain , Although it is out of main city . Surrounded with nature , atmosphere is full of positivity and chants of priests make it too devotional . Temple is well manufactured and shows the art and culture of "Avantika ". Have a sufficient space for parking. Besides of main road so no need of extra efforts for visiting this temple . If you visit once trust me you can't control yourself to come again. Hotels and rooms are available at low cost for visitors .

  • Chintaman Ganesh is the biggest temple of Lord Ganesha in Ujjain. This temple is built across the Kshipra river on the Fatehabad railway line, and is located about 7 km far south-westerly to the Ujjain town. The temple is located now in the middle of the town's market. The temple dates back to 11th and 12th centuries when the Paramaras ruled over Malwa. The Ganesha idol enshrined in this temple is supposed to be swayamabhu (self manifested). Locally, Ganesha is also referred to as Chintaman. His consorts, Ridhhi and Siddhi, flank Chintaman, the assuager of all worries. The finely-carved stone pillars in the assembly hall and the white shrine define the age-old sanctity of the temple. The temple deity Lord Ganesha is regarded as the Lord of beginnings as per the Hindu beliefs. In the traditional times, the Lord is known as Chintaharan which literally means remover of all worries and tensions. The temple is thronged by crowds of people that come to do away with all their worries at the shrine of the Lord. The term Chintamani is another name used for Lord Vishnu, who is considered as the preserver of the Universe as per Hindu Mythology. Also called Vighneshwara, the moderator of grief, Ganesha is always the first to be worshipped in the Hindu pantheon, lest he decide to sow obstacles in the devotees' path.

  • Best place nearby Ujjain city. Very Peaceful and spiritual place.

  • With Spirituality underneath in heart very old temple lot of devotees visits from Malwa Region. Migrants of Malwa from other parts of country also visits. Even the First Invitation Card for Marriages in Indore/Ujjain area is delivered to Lord Chintaman Ganesh. On Wednesday, Sunday & Saturday(If observed as holiday) one may face issue with Parking. Public Utilities are not Clean and Maintained. Though Campus is clean. Project for Organic Manure should be initiated by Corporation.

  • I am big fan of prasad which is given here.... Such a tasty ladoo... 🤗🤗🤗

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