Shri Siddhivinayak Maharaj

wealthymatters.comShri Siddhivinayak is one of the popular deities of Mumbai.His temple is located at Prabhadevi.Here is the link to the temple website :

The idol of Shri Siddhivinayak here is carved out of a single black stone and is 2’6” high and 2′ wide with the trunk on the right. The upper right and left hands hold a lotus and an axe respectively while the lower right and left hands hold a japmala and bowl full of Modak respectively. As it resembles the sacred thread, a snake appears on the left shoulder to right side belly. On the forehead of deity is an eye, which almost looks like the third eye of Lord Shiva. On both sides of the Lord Ganesh idol, are placed one idol each of Riddhi and Siddhi goddesses who appear to be peeping from behind Ganeshji. Because of these two deities along with Lord Ganesh, this temple is known as the Siddhivinayak Ganapati Temple. These goddesses signify sanctity, success, wealth and prosperity. Read more of this post

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