Mumbai is a city where people come here to try their luck. People here also call this city by another name, some call it the city of dreams and some call it Mayanagari. City of dreams because everyone comes here to fulfill their dream. Most people come from far and wide to work in Bollywood and this is settled. Mayanagari Therefore, it is said that the one who came to Mumbai once belongs to this place. One gets lost in the fascination and delusion of Mumbai.
There is a story behind Mumbai being called Mayanagari. It is said that Mumbai used to be the city of demon. That monster was superpowered. He loses his heart to a beautiful girl. He takes the girl to his house and takes him as a prisoner.
The girl insists on going home, but the demon does not leave her. That girl dies on a thirsty thirsty thirst. The demon feels very bad and sadly Shankar starts doing harsh penance of God.
Seeing the demon performing hard penance, Lord Shiva is pleased and appears in front of him and asks him to ask for a boon. Then the demon says to God that whoever comes here should never return and return.
Since then, anyone who comes to Mumbai gets lost in this story. As it is, he begins to accept his life with ease. Mumbai does not let anyone get away from it. Mayanagari binds him to this illusion.