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Shri Mahalasa Temple

Mardol, Ponda, India
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Reviewed February 2, 2018

This temple has a lot of history to it. Notice the wooden pillars with beautiful carvings. And the idol of Mahalasa devi ofcourse. Situated around 15 kms away from Ponda. Very calm and serene environment. A must go place when in Ponda .You can also...More

Thank Gandhar S
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Reviewed January 27, 2018

We went to this place form Basilica of Bom Jesus, and this place is approximately 13 KM away towards Corlim then towards Veling area. As I read through some previous reviews of this place before visiting this place, it seems the main deity of this...More

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Reviewed November 7, 2017

As one may have already read my review earlier, this temple is basically for those whose family God is Goddess Shri Mahalasa the female incarnation of Lord Vishnu in the Ocean churning story. Communities from Daivajna Brahmans, Gowsa Saraswat Brahmans, Mahajans and other Kula people...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2017

Nice temple. Kuladevata temple of some members in GSB community. Nice architecture work both externally and internally. Make sure to visit Mangeshi temple also which is just a km away from this temple.

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

There are some unique features of this temple complex. There are three tall structures in front of the temple. A Khamb, a Dhwaj Stambh and a Deepa Stambh. It is a photographers paradise to fool the viewer. Another one is the large wooden pillars inside...More

1  Thank Chandranath S
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Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

This temple is situated in panjim. It is said that during the churning of ocean lord vishnu turned into goddess mohini to distribute amrit to gods. when rahu was illegitimately drinking the amrit goddess mohini turned into mahalsa and beheaded rahu for his sin. A...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2017

ancient temple . beutiful scenery.. divide place. visited monthly when in goa. family divide place. neat and clean temple.

Thank Ramiah L
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

good architecture. Good ambience. You feel refreshed after visiting this temple. Crowded during weekends

Thank sunseb
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Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Visited the place as part of a family outing. Religious largely. The place is worth a visit. Beautiful temple maintained in excellent condition. The afternoon lunch Prasad is also great

1  Thank Padmini D
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Reviewed April 17, 2017

This is an ancient temple of goa ,destroyed by Adil Shah and later by the Portuguese but rebuilt .It has great synergy ,is clean ,beautiful ,peaceful .Dedicated to Vishnu and His consort . there are rooms available ,a small eatery

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Shekhar-Ghate
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via margao ponda highway 40 km 1 hour 7 mins
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