Durga Mata Mandir Sakinaka Mumbai
Maharashtra, Mumbai City
Durga Mata Mandir Sakinaka is located on the Khairani Road near the busy junction of Sakinaka in Mumbai City. Though according to Government records the temple is around 100 years old, it is believed by the devotees that the origin of the temple dates back to atleast 300 years. The temple enshrines 18 idols - Durga Mata, Sai Baba, Viswakarma, Shivji, Ram Lakshman Sita, Radha Krishna, Siddhivinayak, Mahalakshmi, MahaKali, Shitla Mata, Annapoorna Mata, Shri Narayani Mata to name a few.
The legend has it that the idol of Durga Mata was discovered under a peepal tree in the temple compund.
The temple structure is constructed in modern style architecture and marble is excessively used throughout the structure. There are three conical Beautifully crafted adornment on the roof of the temple which gives the temple an aesthetic look. the temple has eighteen deities mainly Durga Mata, Sai Baba, Viswakarma, Shivji, Ram Lakshman Sita, Radha Krishna, Siddhivinayak, Mahalakshmi, MahaKali, Shitla Mata, Annapoorna Mata, Shri Narayani Mata Ver...View more
Knowledgeable Acharya \ Sastri is available in house for performing poojas at home (Marathi, Punjabi, Gujarati, South Indian) Open Maidan:-There is a vast open area of 7500 sq ft in the temple courtyard which can be used for wedding and other ceremonies conducted in the temple. Marriage Hall :- The temple also has a Marriage hall with 300 seating capacity, availability of accomodation for the bride and the groom parties. There is also a temple Goshala in the compound.this is a multi pourpose hall which can be used for organizing meditation and Bhajans.Gosala :-The temple premise is blessed with a Gosala with a few number of holy Cows.Bhojanalay:-The Durga Mata Temple has got a fully function Bhojanalay (Kitchen) which can cater upto 400+ people in a very healthy and Hygine environment. Dharamsala (Rooms):-Many spacious and well ventilated rooms are available for accommodation with clean and hygienic bathrooms for Ladies and Gents. There is an Axis Bank ATM near the Temple Complex. For bookings and enquirers one can reach out toShri. Om Prakash M Dwivedi @ 09322693027,09324558616Pt. Sudama R Mishra @ 09869321653Mail ID :- firstname.lastname@example.org
Timings : The temple timings:-
6.00 AM-12.30 PM
4.00 PM-10.00 PM
The devotees are requested to wear clean and conservative attire.
Mumbai is the commercial capital of India. People from all over the country, come here to earn their bread and butter and hence, the culture here is very diverse. IT represents the cosmopolitan fabric of Indian metros. The biggest evidence is that Siddhivinayak is frequented by not just Hindu devotees but also by Muslim filmstars. Even the dresscode is not strict at the temple. People flock the temple wearing both tradional and western attire to ask Lord Ganesha to fulfil their special wishes.
Durga Mandir Lane, Kherani Road, Sakinaka, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400072
The temple is very close to Sakinaka Junction from where one can approach the temple by walking or by taking any richshaw or taxi. Sakinaka Junction is well connected to all parts of Mumbai by road or rail(metro, local trains).
On every Thursday :- Mahila Mandal Bhajan & Kirthans
Every Saturday :- Sundarkand & Mataji ki Bhajan by Anuj Bappu ka Smrithi Mandap.
Every second Sunday in a month :- Bhajan, Satsang, Pravachan by divya Jyothi Jagrithi.
Navratriis celebrated Twice in a year.
the main festival is in the month of April