Khade Sri Ganesh Temple is one of the ancient and most important temples in Kota city, Rajasthan. Khade Ganesha Ji Mandir is said to be the oldest shrine in Kota, which is over 600 years old. Ganesha Chaturthi is an important festival celebrated here with great enthusiasm. The procession takes place with great pomp and the devotees gather in large numbers. The Entry is free, Photography and Film Shooting are Allowed but have to take a ticket. The temple is located near the Chambal river, this temple also has a nearby lake where peacocks can be seen.
The peculiarity of Khade Sri Ganesh Temple is that the idol has the trunk in a straight position, unlike other temples, it is curved to the left or to the right. The Idol of Lord Ganesh is in the standing posture. The idol of Lord Ganesha is mostly worshiped in sitting or lying postures in other temples of the nation. The idol of Lord Ganesh is standing. The idol of Lord Ganesha is mainly worshiped while sitting or lying postures in other temples.
Sri Khade Ganesh Ji Mandir Timings:
Temple Timings: 6.00 AM to 8.00 PM
Darshan Timings: 5.30 am to 6.45 pm
Morning Aarti: 5.30 AM to 5.45 AM
Evening Aarti: 6.30 PM to 6.45 PM
Morning Pooja: 5.00 am
Noon Pooja: 12.00 Noon
Evening Pooja: 7.00 pm
Note: Timings May Vary on Special Days & On Festival Days.
Kota Khade Sri Ganesh Temple Address: