Trip Planner:   Asia  /  India  /  Maharashtra  /  Mumbai  /  Mahalakshmi Temple

Mahalakshmi Temple, Mumbai

4.6
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
At Mahalakshmi Temple, witness how devotees passionately worship the Hindu goddess Mahalaxmi, the central deity of the sacret text called the "Devi Mahatmyam." Look for the statue of the goddess (devi), which the chief engineer dreamt of and actually recovered from the sea during the temple's construction in 1831. Examine the idols adorned with nose rings, pearl necklaces, and gold bangles. If you want to make your own religious contribution, head over to the stalls to purchase flower garlands and make an offering. Even though the site is small, it can get crowded, so time your visit accordingly. Work out when and for how long to visit Mahalakshmi Temple and other Mumbai attractions using our handy Mumbai vacation builder site.
Improve this listing »
Create an itinerary including Mahalakshmi Temple
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Mahalakshmi Temple reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
1,321 reviews
Google
4.7
TripAdvisor
  • Mahalakshmi Temple.. A nice popular temple. Go and take some blessings from and spend some time with inner soul.  more »
  • If you are bounded by time, this temple should not be on your 'must visit' list. There are very long queues. You will have to spend a long time standing in the line, getting roasted in the midday sun....  more »
  • The Mahalakshmi Temple is one of the most popular temples in Mumbai. It is dedicated to the Tridevi goddesses - Mahakali, Mahalakshmi and Mahasaraswati. All these deities are lavishly adorned with...  more »
Google
  • Very nice, clean and peaceful temple. Security personal are very helpful and polite. Flower vendors are nice but blocking the pavement. Municipal Van come sometime to seize the vendors belonging but that is not enough. Some more strict actions required. In case of emergency, it will be difficult to enter fire tender.
  • Their queue system is systematic, the temple surroundings well maintained , appreciate if they'd provided shaded places or pavements while standing in queue from road level , yes also their security system is pretty efficient. Any selfie lovers, look out they don't allow you to click photographs. Their toilets can be improved and maintained well.
  • Staffs handling the crowd are very harsh and doesn't have the manners to speak, they act like they own the temple. Its is very wrong when a person goes to pray with full devotion and these types of peoples just ruin it. NO other complaints are there, very well maintained temple with One of the most powerful Goddess, It is believed If you ask her blessings she will never leave your side.
  • Holy place to visit. You will feel that your in heaven. Kindly visit and take the blessings of the Devi Mahalakshmi. You are not allowed to take photos and video's as it's not allowed in the temple premises. Kindly follow the rules and regulations.
  • Everybody who wants peace can very well take a visit to this temple. Shree Mahalakshmi Temple is a people’s choice temple I would say. Most of them take this temple as a landmark to suggest directions to places. That much popular the temple is. Definitely, people should visit this place. It’s clean but could be cleaner than it is. If that is taken care, it is one of the finest temples to visit.

Plan your trip to Mumbai

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Mumbai

See all ›
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
4.9
Duration: 3h 30 min
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
4.9
Duration: 3 hours

Hidden gems in Mumbai

4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 4 hours

Historic Sites in Mumbai

See all ›
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.5
Duration: 30 minutes
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes

Shopping in Mumbai

See all ›
3.9
Duration: 2 hours
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
3.1
Duration: 30 minutes
2.9
Duration: 2h 30 min

Side trips from Mumbai

3.5
Duration: 8 hours
3.7
Duration: 8 hours
5.0
Duration: 8 hours
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Mumbai

4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.4
Duration: 30 minutes
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
4.3
Duration: 2 hours

Plans to Mahalakshmi Temple by other users

5 days in Mumbai BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 27 days in Bengaluru & Mumbai BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Mumbai BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 5 days in Maldives & Mumbai BY A USER FROM INDIA January, romantic, beaches, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: January, romantic, beaches Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 31 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA September, kids, popular sights Preferences: September, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 31 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 32 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Mumbai BY A USER FROM SWEDEN June, historic sites, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: June, historic sites Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 27 days in India BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: February, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 60 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 1 day in Maharashtra BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 5 days in Mumbai BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans