Brief information about the Places:
Shivneri Fort :-
Chavand Fort :-
On the North side of the fort, we can see man-made caves. It is said that a secret passage exists here which opens outside of the fort. This was believed to be a secret escape door. Towards the south side of the fort, we can see beautiful view of Kukadi river. Man-made caves & Temple of Goddess Chamunda other attraction of this Fort.
Girijatmaj Vinayak refers to the Ganesh as the son of Parvati. Girija is another name for Parvati and Atamaj means son. This is the only Ashtavinayaka temple that is built on a mountain and is set in a Buddhist cave temple. You have to climb 283 steps to the Budhist cave-temple to pay obeisance to Ganesha. A local legend states that Goddess Parvati gave birth to Lord Ganesha here.
Vigneshwar, Ozhar :-
Lord Ganesha at Ozhar is known as Vigneshwara or the remover of all obstacles which he achieved by vanquishing the demon Vighnasura. This temple was built in 1833. The special feature of this temple is its golden dome, said to have been gifted by Chimaji Appa, the younger sibling of Bajirao Peshwa. Don’t miss the beautiful garland of lights, known as ‘Deepmala’.
Saturday, 26th Feb., 2011 :-
Time & Meeting Point – 6.00 am sharp at Mulund Checknaka
Breakfast on the way.
Reach Shivneri by 11.30 am and explore Shivneri Fort.
Lunch @ 1 pm at Shivneri base.
Visit Girijatmaj at Lenyadri & Vigneshwar, Ozhar
Dinner at 9.00 pm and Bonfire session (if possible).
Sunday, 27th Feb., 2011 :-
Visit to Chavand Fort. On the way we will have lunch.
Return journey towards Mumbai.
ayment. If the cost exceeds, then remaining amount will be shared equally from all the members.
4. Any other details will provide on call.
Payment Details :-
3. A bottle of water (3 Ltrs).
4. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry (at own risk)
5. Electoral / Enerzyl powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits.
6. Torch with extra batteries, Old Newspapers, Shawl or bed sheet (compulsory).
7. Personal Medicines, Sun lotion, Eye glasses, Mosquito’s cream.
8. Good trekking shoes. A Sweater/ Jacket
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All person need to carry Identity proof (Must), Bike’s Legal Papers, Helmet (Must) (Valid Driver’s License, RC Book, Insurance papers and PUC is must)
We would check for the license and papers at the start of the ride for every biker, and if any paper is not found in place, the members would not be allowed to ride with us.
Shoes are compulsory for all the members (Riders and Pillion)
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It’s advisable to get your bike Serviced / Repaired before the ride so that we all can have safe ride.
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