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Mumbadevi Temple

Mumbadevi Road | Sheikh Memon St., Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Ranked #27 of 276 Attractions in Mumbai (Bombay)
Type: Religious Sites
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Dehradun, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Mumbadevi temple, situated in the crowded area of Zaveri Bazaar in South Mumbai, is an iconic shrine and one of the oldest in the city. My visit to Mumbadevi temple has been long overdue, and I finally went there few days ago. The city derived its name from Goddess Mumbadevi, the patron goddess of the Kolis (fishermen community), and literally... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I have to say that finding this temple was almost as much of an ordeal as exiting it and trying to get back to where I started. Th temple itself was lovely, just very, very crowded and no pictures are allowed inside the temple. It is worth a visit, but be sure to have a good map to find it.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Mumbadevi temple is the in the Zaveri bajar area, near Mumbai CST (i.e. Chhtrapati Shivaji Terminus) and walking distance from Crawford Market. This temple is one amongst the most sacred pilgrimage spot and holy place of worship in Mumbai. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Mumbadevi. The name of the city (Mumbai) is derived from the name of Goddess, Mumbadevi.... More

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The Mumbadevi Temple is situated at Bhuleshwar in Mumbai. Earlier the temple of Mumbadevi stood on the present day Victoria Terminus, which is situated in the central island of Mumbai. Mumbadevi temple, situated in the crowded area of Zaveri Bazaar in South Mumbai, is an iconic shrine and one of the oldest in the city. Our visit to Mumbadevi temple... More

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Navi Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I was great to visit again to the Holy temple. The darshan was easy to do and pray. Along with the main temple there are small temples of gods as well.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

this is the landmark temple in mumbai...from the godess mumbadevi, the name MUMBAI has derived...this is very old temple & personally i seen many north indians who are settled in mumbai specially from Uttar pradesh,bihar they follow mumbadevi rigorously.. this temple is located in very crowdy area known as zaveri bazar.you can see the local market of mumbai which is... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

It is beautiful Digamber Jain temple of shri Simandhar Bhagwan.the temple is of two story.On first floor lecture hall and on second floor Idol of Mahavir and Simandhar.The temple is in heart of city known as Tamba kanta and pydhuni.It is opposite Mumbadevi famous temple.The atmostphere is quite.The jain Idoles are really worth seeing.you will also find Photograph of Jain... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

The temple is located in the kalbadevi area.We reached there by taxi. There were very little crowd, we saw evening aarti of mumba devi, it was very awesome experience. The darshan of the goddess was very nice.We loved to visit there.there were also some other temples in the complex. we reached Mumba devi after siddhivinayak and taxi meter charged Rs... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

An ardent place for religious faith and the outside decor is of some architectural value. Thronged by hundreds

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Temple has more history. Mumbai name derived from maa Mumbadevi. Had good memories. Area famous for shopping also.

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