This Bada Ganesh Temple situated in Ujjain established by the tireless efforts of freedom fighter Pandit Surya Narayan Vyas. And many types of experiments also done in the construction of this huge statue of Ganesh. First of all, let us tell you that this idol of Lord Ganesh is a giant idol, hence it known as Bada Ganesh, and it said that it took about two and a half years to prepare this giant statue of Ganesh.
A grand and artistic idol of Lord Ganesh revered in this temple. This is a very big idol, which called Bada Ganesh Ji. The fame of this temple has spread far and wide. This grand statue of Ganesh ji could be built by the tireless efforts of Pt. Narayan Ji Vyas.
This statue of Ganesh ji installed here is famous as the world’s tallest and most huge Ganesh Ji idol. Many types of experiments done in the construction of this statue of big Ganesh Ji, such as this huge Ganesh idol not made of cement but brick. It made of sand, lime, and sand and what is more strange is that the spice of jaggery and fenugreek also used in making this statue. This huge Ganesh idol not made of cement but brick, lime, sand, and sand made by mixing jaggery and fenugreek spices. The construction completed in about two and a half years.
Another special thing in the construction of this gigantic statue of Ganesh is that it also brings soil and holy water from the seven Moksha Puris of the country like Mathura, Maya, Ayodhya, Kanchi, Ujjain, Kashi and Dwarka, and many other major pilgrimage sites. It has been used in the making of this idol.
This temple of Bada Ganesh is also a reminder of the status and duties of those temples of our ancient and Vedic times when the complexes of our traditional temples and other places of worship used to be the main centers of practice. This tradition continues even today in some temples and their premises in South India. Whereas, in other parts of the country this tradition has almost disappeared in places of worship or temples. But this big Ganesh temple of Ujjain is keeping our tradition of hundreds and thousands of years alive even today.