Vakra Tund Vinayak, Bada Ganesh Temple, Varanasi
Legend / Local stories
How to Reach:
Vakra Tunda Vinayak is located at K-58/101, Lohatia Bara Ganeshji. He removes ill effects paap karma (sins) committed by devotee and bestows upon them overall happiness. This Vinayak is also known as Bara Ganesh. Devotees can travel upto Lohatia by auto rickshaw or cycle rickshaw and reach this temple on foot.
Types Of Pooja:
The temple is a stand alone temple and widely worshipped. The temple is open from 04.45 a.m. to 10.30 p.m. Mangala Aarti is held at 04.45 a.m., Bhog at 10.30 a.m. and Shayan Aarti at 10.30 p.m. Wednesday is a special day when special Aarti is held at 11.30 p.m. Shri Subhash Chandra Tiwari is one of the Poojaries of the temple.