Sant Tukaram Beej is the death anniversary of Sant Tukaram, one of the greatest exponents of the Bhakti cult in
Maharashtra. Sant Tukaram Beej 2016 date is March 25. It is observed on the second day of the Krishna Paksha (waning phase of moon) in the Falgun or Phalugna month (February – March) as per traditional Marathi calendar.
It is popularly believed that Sant Tukaram left his physical body on the forenoon of the second day (Dwitiya) in Falgun Krishna paksha (waxing phase of moon on Falgun month) in 1650 AD.
Sant Tukaram is guru to millions of people around the world and people take inspiration from his poems and teachings.