Believed as the most favoured and richest temple in India, Shree Siddhivinayak Ganapati Mandir at Prabhadevi (Mumbai) was initially designed by Laxman Vithu and Deubai Patil on 19 Nov 1801. The temple is well-known for its unusual image of Lord Ganesha that resides in the innermost wooden sanctum of the temple. The temple’s idol of Shree Siddhivinayak is designed out of a black stone with a trunk on the right. On the temple of the deity, there is an eye, which looks exactly like the third eye of Lord Shiva. Flanking the deity on both sides are Riddhi & Siddhi, goddesses indicating sanctity, satisfaction, success and wealth. And it is because of these deities, the temple is known as the Siddhivinayak Ganapati Temple.
Whether it’s to search for blessings of god or to thank him, people from all the corners of India visit to Siddhivinayak temple to witness the temple in its full swing, one should go here during the festival celebration. With its wonderful designs, the temple becomes a vision to look at. So get Siddhi Vinayak Temple Tour today and its beautiful architecture.
Along with its legendary importance, the Siddhi Vinayak Temple is similarly exclusive for its architecture like its wooden doors to the sanctum, which are designed with the pictures of the Ashtavinayak. Today, the temple is one of the most favoured destinations of Mumbai and visitors from all over the world visit to the temple to seek the blessings of Lord Ganesha. The temple gets large numbers of rupees as donation every year and this will make it one of the richest temples in Mumbai. It is a 6-storeyed temple with a gold plated dome in the centre.