Mahalaxmi Temple: Mother Lakshmi is worshiped all over India on the occasion of Dhanteras and Diwali. It is believed that wealth increases only by the grace of Goddess Lakshmi. On the festival of Diwali, people go from far and wide to visit the temples of Goddess Lakshmi. Today we are going to tell you about one such temple of Goddess Lakshmi, where there is a crowd of devotees. Its name is Mahalaxmi Temple, which is situated on the seashore in Mumbai. Located on Desai Marg.
This temple of Goddess Lakshmi is very beautiful and attractive, due to which lakhs of people come here to have darshan of Goddess Lakshmi. The special thing is that there are many beliefs related to Mahalakshmi temple. Any devotee who comes here with a true heart never returns empty handed.
History is interesting
The history of this Mahalaxmi temple is very interesting. It is said that long ago the work of connecting Worli and Malabar Hill through a bridge was going on in Mumbai city. Thousands of artisans were working to build this bridge but there was a lot of difficulty in building the wall. The laborers kept working for many days to build the wall, but the wall could not be built and they had to give up the work.
Lakshmi ji seen in dream
Meanwhile, Mother Lakshmi appeared in the dream of a person and said that there is an idol on the sea shore in Worli and bring that idol and build my temple on the sea shore. This will solve all the problems. After this the person did the same and the wall was erected.
sanctum sanctorum in the temple
The statues of three goddesses Mahalakshmi, Mahakali and Mahasaraswati are present together in the sanctum sanctorum of the temple. All these three idols are decorated with beautiful jewelery and pearls. Beautiful carvings have been done on the main gate of Mahalakshmi temple. Attractive statues of various gods and goddesses are installed in the temple premises.