Category: Faith and Religion

The Temple of Votive Goddess Harbadevi/Shitaladevi in Virar East

The vintage temple of Harbadevi is situated in East of Virar. The goddess known to the local Marathi community as Harbadevi, is also more famously known as Shitaladevi by the Gujarati people. This temple customarily is maintained by several generations of Bairagi family, the…

The Road Less Taken – Jivdani Temple from Pachpayari

The ever visible shrine could not be seen as we rubbernecked at the crest of the hill.  In front of us lay stairs to the hill top. This meant that  the foot of the hill where we stood was side yard of the hill…