Sri Sampat Vinayagar is located in Asilmetta, Visakhapatnam. This Temple was constructed in 1962 by Mr.T.S. Rajeswaran, Mr.T.S. Selvaganesan and late Mr.S.G. Sambandan. Five years later Paramacharya of Kanchi his holiness Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswati reconsecrated the temple by placing Sri Ganapathi Yanthra.
Admiral Krishnan in-charge of Eastern Naval Command, broked One thousand and one coconuts in-front of Sri Sampath Vinayagar for saving Visakhapatnam from the Indo-Pakistan War, 4 December 1971 when Pakistan submarine Ghazi Sank in the coast.
Sampath Vinayagar Temple Darshanam Timings : 6.00 AM to 10.30 AM and 5.30 PM to 8.30 PM.
Rituals in this Temple:
5:00 a.m to 7:00 a.m Ganapathi Homam: Ganapathi Homam is performed to Sri Vinayaka Swamy as requested by the devotees, Panchamrutha Abhishekam followes after homam.
7:00 a.m to 8.30 a.m Abhisheka Seva: Abhisheka Seva performed to the Sampath Vinayagar daily at the requested by the devotees on the selected date. The Abhishekam samagri should be brought by the devotees as mentioned by the temple.
Sarva Darshan: Free Darshan from 6:00 a.m to 10.30 a.m and 5.30 pm to 8.30 p.m.
Saswatha Abhisheka Seva: Saswatha Abhisheka Seva is arranged and performed in the temple. The ticket price is Rs.5000.00 (Saswatha Abhisheka Seva day can be selected by the devotees).
Abhisheka Seva: Abhisheka Seva is arranged during Vinayaka Chavathi which is celebrated for nine days, at a price Rs.2500/- (Abhisheka Seva is for only one day at the time of Vinayaka Chavithi).
Sampath Vinayagar Prasada Seva:
Undrallu Rs.1000.00 (only on Wednesday and Friday Mornings).
Annaprasadam Vitharana Seva:
Annaprasadam is also arranged inside temple for 50 devotees daily. For one day Annaprasadam Rs.1600.00.
Vinayaka Chavathi is celebrated for 9 days and the temple is providing Annaprasadam for 2000 devotees daily.
How to Reach:
The APSRTC bus stand is very nearer to the temple.
Visakhapatnam Railway Station is just 2 Kms.
Visakhapatnam Airport is 12 Kms.
Visakhapatnam Sampath Vinayagar Temple Address:
Sri Sampath Vinayagar Temple,
Andhra Pradesh – 530003.
Phone: 0891-2760740, 2577106.