Maharashtra is often called as the land of Saints. This is a place of confluence of many ethnicity, many religions. For Centuries together, many religions amicably grew here and supported each others. Therefore, even today we find places like Shirdi, Haji Ali, Mount Mary etc where people of all religion mingle together and pray.
The prominent places of worship are given below. There are hundreds of other places which might have been left out here. Maharashtra also boasts of Ashta Vinayak, the eight places of pilgrimage of Lord Ganesha. It also hosts five of the twelve Jyotirlingas.
Some places of import in terms of Religious places in Maharashtra are as under :