Khandoba Yatra at Pachwad near Khatav in Satara District of Maharashtra



Pachwad Khandoba Yatra is annually organized in Paush month at Pachwad village near Khatav in Satara District of Maharashtra. Hundreds of people arrive to witness the jatra, fair and festival. Pachwad Khandoba Yatra 2017 date is January 9.

Khandoba Temple at Pachwad attracts devotees from nearby villages and town. The annual yatra is famous for its unique rituals.

The temple is lavishly decorated on the occasion with flowers, leaves, lamps and lights.

Pachwad Khandoba Yatra is annually observed on Paush Shukla Paksha Dwadashi Tithi or the twelfth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.