A well-known Hindu temple on the Konkan region of the state. It is dedicated to Lord Ganesh.
The idol of the Lord Ganesh is believed to be Swayambhu (self-made or self-grown).Here Lord Ganesh is depicted as riding on a lion.
The place is also famous for its beach which attracts many people.
About 50 kilometers from Ratnagiri, a major town in the region and an important rail head on Konkan rail.