Mahalakshmi Ashtakam is hymn in honour of eight forms of Goddess Lakshmi. Maa Mahalakshmi is another name for Maa Lakshmi, and a form of Maa Shakti. She is the Goddess of wealth and prosperity in Hinduism, and the consort of Lord Vishnu. The Mahalakshmi Ashtakam is a special mantra for the worship of Maa Mahalakshmi. Maa Mahalakshmi is widely revered by Hindus everywhere. The chanting of her mantras and offering pooja to her has several benefits for a devotee’s life
Ashta Lakshmi Stotram, also spelled Ashtalakshmi or Astha Lakshmi Stotra or Asthalakshmi, is one of the great devotional prayer addressed to the Asta Lakshmi or the Eight Lakshmis. It is believed that whoever with devotion reads this hymn to Goddess Lakshmi composed in eight stanzas, attains all success through her blessings and Grace. Ashtalakshmis are regarded as the manifestations of Goddess Lakshmi Devi.