Narayangaon Travel Guide

 

places to see

Forts


The famous Maratha King "Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj" was born on Shivneri Fort, 16 km away from Narayangoan. Shivneri fort is one of the famous place in Maharashtra (India). The Narayangad fort is about 10 kilometers away from Narayangaon. There is also one hill named "Ganpirya Dongar". It is 3 km away from narayangaon.


Temples

Two of the Ashtavinayak Ganapatis are located nearby:

* Shri Girijatmak of Lenyadri, situated nearly 17 kilometers North-West
* Shri Vighnahar of Ozar situated nearly 10 kilometers to the North.

" Muktabai" is the Gram-Daivat of Narayangaon. There is a "Muktabai Temple" near the Mina river. It has recently undergone renovation.

The yatra of Muktai utsav starts after the next day of "Varuthini Ekadashi".This is one of the biggest "Yatra" in Maharastra state.People come from different parts of Maharastra to enjoy this Festival.

 

 

 

Narayangaon is a town in the Pune district of Maharashtra state, India.

Narayangaon is one of the important towns in Junnar Taluka (Pune District), popular for its natural beauty. Water is abundant because of its close proximity to major dams, the western ghats, and the Sahyadri mountain range



History

Two of the Ashtavinayak Ganapatis named Lyanadri and Ozore are located nearby. Its also nearest from the place of birth of The Shri Shivaji Maharaj, in the Junnar where He was Born The Shivneri Fort. It hardly 12-15 km from the Narayangaon.