Hyderabad Temples

Secunderabad Ganesh Temple Timings, History, Address, Sevas

About Secunderabad Sri Ganapathi Devalayam:

The temple of Sri Ganesh adjacent to Secunderabad Station is one of the oldest and most important temples of Lord Ganesh in southern India. Historians believe that Lord Sri Ganesh’s idol with a right hand on his right thigh and another holding Ankusham and a left hand holding the trunk and another holding Damarakam with Nagumpamu (Sacred Snake) was discovered in 1824 by the Madras Regiment of Sepoys while digging a well. It is a very rare sight of Sri Ganapati. In fact, it is the only one of its kind in the world and it is the only temple after Kanipakam Sri Swayambhu Vinayaka Swamy Temple where Lord Ganesha found his dwelling in a well. With great devotion, the Sepoys consecrated the idol and installed it in a magnificent architecture of the temple, built according to Agama Sastras. This temple is now acclaimed as one of the major temples in the twin towns of Hyderabad and Secunderabad, as well as in Telangana state, captivating devotees with their rare spiritual environment

Secunderabad Ganesh Temple Timings:

Morning: 5.30 AM to 1.00 PM
Evening: 4.00 PM to 8.30 PM

Secunderabad Sri Ganesh Temple History:

Sri Ganapathi Temple in Secunderabad deserves special mention in terms of architectural grandeur and spiritual holiness. Historians believe that the magnificent idol of Lord Ganesh was discovered in 1824 by the an Indian soldier of the Madras Regiment, while they were digging a portable water well there. With great devotion, the Sepoy devoted the idol and installed it in an architecturally wonderful temple, built according to Aagama Sastra. This temple is located near rathifile bus station and Secunderabad railway station. This temple is now acclaimed as one of the big temples of the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad, captivating devotees with their rare spiritual environment. It is also said that the idols of Sri Navagraha Valli Deva Sena Sametha Sri Subrahmanya Swamy and Sri Anjaneya Swamy were consecrated and installed inside the temple in 1932.

Later, in 1960, the temple was renovated to accommodate the growing inflow of devotees in search of darshan and the grace of the Lord. The temple was then taken over by then Andhra Pradesh Endowments Department in 1968. According to the spiritual and religious holiness of the temple, the temples of Lord Shiva, the goddess Sri Uma Maheshwari and Rahu ketu, as well as Maha Ganapathi Mantapam, Vimana Gopuram and Raja Gopuram were constructed.

Sub-Temples in Sri Ganesh Temple:

Sri Navagraha
Valli Deva Sena Sametha Sri Subrahmanya Swamy
Sri Anjaneya Swamy
Lord Shiva
Goddess Sri Uma Maheshwari
Rahu Ketu
Maha Ganapathi Mantapam

Secunderabad Sri Ganesh Temple Arjitha Sevas:

Archana
Antharalaya Archana
Kumkumarchana / Navagraha Archana
Akshara Sweekaram
Tallashekam
Abhishekam
Navagraha Abhishekam
Sankastahara Chavithi Abhishekam
Sri Satyanarayana Swamy Vratham
Kalasarpa Nivarana Puja
Kalyanamu
Sri Ganapathi Homan
Chandi Homam
Anna Prasadam
Vinayaka Shanthi
Thulabharam
Kavadi Seva

Secbad Ganesh Temple Saswatha Seva/Puja:

Saswatha Abhishekam
Saswatha Annaprasadam
Saswatha Kalyanam
Saswatha Homam
Saswatha Rajabhogam

Secunderabad Sri Ganesh Temple Prasadam:

Undrallu
Chakkara Pongali
Pulihora
Daddojanam
Kattepongali
Sondelu
Vadamala

Secunderabad Sri Ganesh Temple

Secbad Sri Ganesh Temple Vehicle Pooja:

Two Wheeler Puja
Three Wheeler Puja
Four Wheeler Puja

Secunderabad Sri Ganesh Temple Address:

Regimental Bazar Main Road,
Railway Officer Colony,
Regimental Bazaar,
Shivaji Nagar,
Secunderabad,
Telangana 500003.
Contact Number: 040 2770 1885