When we say “Pratham Ganesha” in Hindu religion, it is believed to be the Trinetra Ganesha of Ranthambhore. The Trinetra Ganesha Temple is the oldest temple of Lord Ganesha in Rajasthan. The temple is about 10 kms from Sawai Madhopur and is well established in Ranthambhore fort. According to the history behind this temple, it is said that in the year 1299, a war took place between King Hammeer and Alauddin Khilji over Ranthambore Fort. During the war time, they filled there godowns with foods and other necessary things in Ranthambhore Fort, where the King dwells. As the war lasted for many years, the stored things in godowns were getting over.
King Hammer was a devotee to Lord Ganesh. One night when he was sleeping, Lord Ganesh came in his dream and said that all the lacking and problems would be over by next day morning. As the morning approached, an idol of Lord Ganesh with three eyes (Trinetra) stamped from one of the walls of the fort.
Thereafter miracles started. The war got over while the godowns got filled again. In 1300 AD, King Hammer built a temple of Lord Ganesh. He placed the idol of Lord Ganesh, Riddhi Siddhi (his wife) and two sons (Shub Labh) along with the idol of mushak (mouse, his vehicle) inside the Ranthambore Fort. For years, Hindus from around the world arrive at this temple to worship Lord Ganesh, the God of education, wisdom, good fortune and we
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