This shrine dedicated to Ganesha is attached to the Mysore Palace building serves as a private shrine to the Wodeyar family. According to legends, this shrine was saved when the whole of the palace was destroyed in a fire in 1897. Later when the palace was rebuilt in the present form, the Ganesha shrine got integrated to the palace structure.
The shrine is accessd through the passage near the Durbar Hall. See also Temples in Mysore Palace.