Bandora Sri Nagesh temple :

God and Godess :

  • Lord Nagesh
  • Nageshi Maharudra
  • Lord Lakshmi Narayana
  • Lord Vinayaka

Location :

Bandora Sri Nagesh temple, Bandora,
North Goa district- 403401
Goa.

Timings :

Lord Nagesh 08:00 AM – 08:00 PM

Temple History :

Nagueshi or Nagesh is a form of Lord Shiva worshipped with the useful resource of Hindu Goans in India. The temple lies in verdant environment inside the Ponda district of Goa. Unlike many unique Hindu temples of Goa which had been shifted out of the Velha Conquistas the Nagueshi Temple is at its unique location. It has, but, been renovated a number of times. It is positioned in Bandode village, Ponda, North Goa district. The temple has nowadays banned entry of foreigners into the temple bringing up objectionable dressing and conduct because the cause.

A 1413 AD stone inscription within the Nagueshi Temple in Ponda speaks of Purush Shennvi’s son Maee Shennvi of Kullalogram (cuncolim/Kuncoliem) being granted the village of Bandode (Bandivade) to carry out the rituals of Shri Naguesh and Shree Mahalakshmi temples.

Within the temple precincts is a wonderful tali or water reservoir surrounded with the useful resource of arms. The reservoir is built just so status at a positive vicinity across the tali, someone can view the reflected photograph of the idol of Lord Naguesh and the lighted lamps within the internal sanctum.

Festivals :

  • Mahashivaratri
  • Karthika Pournami
  • Nagueshi special festival

Ticket price for rituals, darshanams & special sevas :

  • Seva – Cost
  • Avarthan with Panchamrith
  • Avarthan with out Panchamrith
  • Ekadashni
  • Abhishek to Shri Nagesh
  • Abhishek to Shri Lakshminarayan
  • Abhishek to Ganapathi
  • Abhishek to panchisth
  • Abhishek to karyacha
  • Pavaman Abhishek
  • Nivedan to each deity
  • Brahman suvasini santarpan
  • Laghurudra
  • Laghurudra singacha
  • Maharudra with shibikotsava and 15 Brahmin Santarpan
  • Thulabhar
  • Maharudra with out shibikotsava
  • Vadhu – vara Snana or ganthawal
  • Puja barachi or Ranga puja
  • Sahasra tulsi dal samarpana
  • Astottar bilva patra samarpan
  • Sahasra durva samarpan
  • Navachandi
  • Astottar durva samarpan
  • Navachandi sa-pallava
  • Chandi path
  • Chandi path sa-pallava
  • Laghu vishnoo
  • Atharvashirsh Avatti 108 or 1000
  • Satyanarayan, satya vinayak or varad Shankar vrat
  • Nandadeep with 3ltrs oil per month
  • Jyothi with ½ ltrs oil per month
  • Abhisheka , Laghu rudra – 11:30 AM
  • Pradosha pooja – 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM
  • Pancha upahara pooja, aarthi – 08:00 PM to 08:30 PM

Nearest Temples Around Achankovil Sri Dharmasastha temple :

  • Temple Name – Area/City – Distance (in KM)
  • Kavalem Gopal Ganapathi mandir – North Goa district – 3.00 km
  • Kavalem Sri Shantadurga Devi Temple – North Goa district – 4.00 km
  • Ponda Maruti temple – North Goa district – 5.00 km
  • Mangueshi Shree Mangeshi temple – North Goa district – 7.00 km
  • Mardol Sri Mangeshi temple – 8.00 km
  • Marcel Sri Devaki Srikrishna Temple – Ponda(North Goa) – 15.00 km
  • Harvalem Rudreswar temple – North Goa district – 28.00 km
  • Bicholim Saptakoteswara temple – North Goa district – 34.00 km
  • Surla Mahadev temple – North Goa district – 41.00 km
  • Gokarna Sri Mahabaleswara Swami Temple – Uttara kannada district – 151.00 km

Nearest Bus Stations :

  • Ponda – 6.00 km
  • Margao – 20.00 km
  • Panji – 29.00 km
  • Vasco Da Gama – 33.00 km

Nearest Railwaystations :

  • Station Name – Distance (in KM)
  • Panaji / Panji – 32.00 km
  • Vasco Da Gama – 33.00 km

Nearest Airports :

  • Mangalore International Airport,Mangalore
  • Goa International Airport,Dabolim,Goa – 33.00 km
  • Hubli Airport / Hubli Air Force Base,Hubli – 152.00 km

Photos of the temple :