Goddess Mahalakshmi is a formless deity. Goddess Mahalakshmi is referred to as Adiparashakthi. Whereas…
Goddess Lakshmi is the wife of Lord Vishnu. She is the Goddess of prosperity.
The absolute nature of Goddess Mahalakshmi is known only when one attains Self-Realization.
The one who is referred to as a principal deity of Goddess Parvathi, Goddess Lakshmi and Goddess Saraswathi is Mahalakshmi.
Lakshmi verily refers to the wife of Vishnu whereas Mahalakshmi would stand for supreme and independent power in her own right. Similarly, Mahashakti or Mahadurga and Mahasarswati attain independent entity by the use of the adjective ‘maha’.