Mahalakshmi TempleCurrently Open
- Address: Mahalakshmi Temple, Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India.
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
The Shri Mahalakshmi Temple of Kolhapur in Maharashtra, India, is one of the Shakti Peethas listed in various puranas of Hinduism.
Dating back to the 7th century, Shree Mahalaxmi Temple in Kolhapur is a very famous Hindu temple in India. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Ambabai - a highly regarded deity in the state of Maharashtra, India. People from all over the country flock to this pious place to seek the Goddess’ blessings. The entire temple is constructed using stone and is a marvelous piece of architecture. The statue of the deity is even more beautiful. It is erected on a raised stone platform and is made up of a gemstone. Carved in black stone, the statue exemplifies skillful craftsmanship. The temple has a widespread courtyard which has a number of other smaller shrines too. The place turns into a pilgrimage during important festivals such as Navratri. If you are in Kolhapur, then this is a must visit temple.