Tulmul Yatra 2017 Date

Tulmul Yatra is observed in the Jyeshta month as per traditional Hindu calendar followed in Jammu and Kashmir. Tulmul Yatra 2017 date is June 2. It is observed on the Jyeshta Shukla Paksha Ashtami or on the 8th day during the waxing phase of moon. This annual festival is dedicated to Mata Khir Bhavani at Tulla Mulla.

The yatra is popularly known as Khir Bhavani Mela.

Tulmul Yatra celebrates the discovery of the holy spring which changes its color. For some the festival celebrates the arrival of Mata Ragyana (Khir Bhawani) to the valley.

This festival dedicated to Goddess Khir Bhawani attracts people from all over India.