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Are you looking for a spiritual journey that will leave you feeling refreshed and cleansed? Look no further than Coimbatore's Eanchanari Vinayagar Temple! This enchanting temple has a distinct allure that draws devotees from all over the world.

The temple, which is devoted to Lord Ganesha is constructed in the Dravidian architectural style, exudes a tranquil, meditative atmosphere. When the temple was built in 1500 AD, its 6-foot-tall and 3-foot-diameter Ganesh deity was positioned within. Legend has it that while transporting the idol from Madurai for installation, the cart axle broke and the idol got seated in eachanari, where the temple was later constructed.

Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated with much pomp and pageantry here. Take part in the sacred and awe-inspiring Homam Yajna, a traditional fire ritual dedicated to Lord Ganesha, in the early hours of the morning. As one of the most significant forms of offerings in Hindu temples, attending this ceremony showcases your devotion and offers a unique opportunity to witness a time-honored tradition. 

There are descriptions of the numerous mythical tales of Lord Ganesha that are displayed around the sanctum sanctorum. You can receive tokens to offer Archana and book for prasadam through the temple trust. You can also sit in the area surrounding the sanctum sanctorum to meditate or unwind for a while. The temple is located about 12 km from Coimbatore city on NH 209 and is open from 05:00 a.m. to 09:00 p.m. with no entry fee.

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