Allahabad is one of India's most sacred and ancient cities. 3 of India's holiest rivers - Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswathi all converge here at the sangam or prayag or triveni. Lalita Devi Laksmi temple, one of 51 Shakti Peeths or principle seats of Mother Divine is located here in the village of Meerapura. Maha Laksmi (Shree) is that aspect of nature's intelligence [devata] governing success, affluence and abundace on every level of life: from inner spiritual, emotional & mental realms through to the outer worldly realm. She is prosperity.