Palkis, or Palanquins, are the indispensable part of Pandarpur Yatra. Footprints or Sandals of saints of a particular region are carried in the Palki. There is no exact count regarding the number of palkis taking place in the annual Pandarpur Yatra from Dehu and Alandi in Pune to Pandarpur. The most important palkis are those of Sant Jnaneshwar Maharaj from Alandi and Sant Tukaram Maharaj from Dehu.
Here are some of the important Palkis that undertake Pandarpur Yatra:
Sant Jnaneshwar Maharaj from Alandi near Pune.
Sant Tukaram Maharaj from Dehu.
Muktabai from Mehun near Bhusawal in Jalgaon District
Nrisimhav-Saraswati from Mehekar in Buldhana District
Svarupananda from Dhanegaon in District Buldhana
Seshanarayana from Amaravati
Shankara Maharaj from Mahuli in Amaravati District
Rukmini;s Palki from Kondapur
Ekanatha’s Palki from Marathawada
Jnanobha Maharaj from Tuljapur
Nivrttinatha from Tryambakeshwar near Nashik
Sopandeva from Saswad near Pune