Dedicated to Lord Ganesha, Chintaman (‘Tension Reliever’) Ganesh temple is the oldest Ganesh temple in Ujjain. Known to relieve tensions, devotes come here to take blessings of Ganesh before starting any new endeavor.
Standing next to the Shipra River, this temple is popular amongst singles looking to get married. It is believed those wanting to get married get their wish fulfilled sooner by praying here. Believed to be fairly ancient, this temple still holds its charm. Chintaman Ganesh Temple has creatively carved pillars in the main prayer hall. Temple sees lot of devotees on Wednesdays as it is supposed to me Ganesha’s day in the week.
Chintaman Ganesh Temple is about 5 Kms from Ujjain Railway station.