Friday, 6 July 2012

Shree Mahalaxmi Temple Website Launched

श्री महालक्ष्मी माता की जय 

Today friday 6 july 2012 Shree Mahalaxmi Temple website was started in the hands of Shri. Narayan(baba) Kamat in the temple hall. The temple site is designed by me(Suraj Gurudas Sakhardande) as a seva to the our Gram-Devata Shree Mahalaxmi.

The site name is :-                           

This initiative of creating a website for temple was backed by the temple committee,Shri. Narayan kamat, Mr. Prajyot Mainkar, Mr. Naresh Gurudas Sakahardande and Mr. Shriram Polle.

The site contains the history of the temple describing the series of events that took place before the temple was actually built at this currrent place. The site also contains the utsavs(festivals) celebrated in the temple, the process of taking prasad kaul, the managing committee along with the substitutes, the purohits(bhatji's) of the temple, photos and video gallery of  the temple etc.

Shri Narayan kamat starting the website

The website received a great response on the 1st day itself. It recorded more than 200 unique visitors(hits).
The information published in the website is collected from different sources hence might be ambiguous. Any kinds of suggestions to the information published or additional information is always welcomed.

Help has been taken from 2 books on the temple one written by Shri Vinayak Narayan Shenvi Dhume and one by Late Shri V.K Vaagh.

Thursday, 28 June 2012

Temple celebrated 194th aniversary(Vardhapan Din)

Mahalaxmi Temple

On 26th June 2012 Shree Mahalaxmi Saunthan celebrated 194th Vardhapan din of the temple with great enthusiasm.The temple was built in 1818 and renovated in 1983. Many devotees attended the arti at 12.30pm followed by mahaprasad.More than 250 devotees were present for the mahaprasad. The temple was decorated with flowers and lights.

Goddess Decorated
Decorated temple
Temple Decorated with flowers

Evening a bhajan programme was organised by the temple committee.The procession of Goddess Mahalaxmi in her palkhi started at 8.30pm followed by arti.


Goddess Mahalaxmi in her palkhi