Sonurli's Shri Devi Mauli temple is known as South Konkan's Pandharpur. Devi Mauli is also called as "Mahishasur Mardini". Buffalo is a pious carrier of the Goddess. The charming idol is carved in back rock and is about more than 300 years old. The spacious temple is built in four main parts. The idol of Goddess is seen in the fourth part. The Goddess is adorned with sword, shield and Trishul. Sonurli's fair is one of the three bag fairs hold in Sindhudurg. Village Sonurle is 13 kms away form Sawantwadi. It's situated in the heart of mountains. The small village is replete with nature's bounty.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Get married to a person of a girl's choice
- Health and longevity of husband
Sarva Mangala Maangalye Sive Sarvaardha Saadhike, Saranye Tryambake Gauri Naarayani Namosthuthe
Meaning -We offer you our salutations, Oh auspicious Naraayani, who is the good of all good, who can achieve everything and can offer refuge, Oh three-eyed Gowri.
Saranaangatha Dheenaartha Parithraana Paraayane Sarvasyaarthi Hare Devi Naaraayani Namosthuthe
Meaning -We offer salutations to you, Oh Narayani, who has the infinite power of creating, preserving and destroying. You are the basis and epitome of the 3 gunas.
Sarvaroope Sarvese Sarvasakthi Samanvithe, Bhayebhyastrahi No Devi Durge Devi Namosthuthe
Meaning -I offer my salutations to you mother Durga, who is present in all beings and has all power, save us from all our wrongdoings O mother of the universe.
Yaa Devi Sarva Bhooteshu Shakthi Roopena Samsthita Namastasyai Namastasyai Namastasyai Namo Namaha
Meaning -Salutations to the Goddess who resides as Shakti in all beings.