Mahesh Babu's Maharshi has performed well in Chennai city, the film after its 18th day at the box office has grossed Rs. 1.02 Cr in the Chennai City. Maharshi becomes 6th direct Telugu film to cross Rs. 1 Crore gross mark in Chennai city after Baahubali, Baahubali 2, Rangasthalam, Bharat Ane Nenu, and Geetha Govindam.
Mahesh Babu's Maharshi is an emotional drama based on organic farming. The movie is directed by Vamsi Paidipally and has Pooja Hegde playing female lead.