Sri Manakula Vinayagar Temple

Pondicherry may have a lot of French history and churches, but it is still an Indian town and Hindu at its’ core. This temple is dedicated to Lord Ganesha and predates the French, who arrived in 1666. It has some wonderful examples of the chaos of Hindu temple art.

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