Kotnis Maharaj Punyatithi is annually observed in Paush month. It is the death anniversary of Kotnis Maharaj. The day is of great importance in Sangli in Maharashtra. He spread the teachings of Bhakti as per tradition followed in Maharashtra. Kotnis Maharaj Punyatithi 2017 date is January 13.
Hundreds of followers of the saint assemble to pay tributes to the pious soul. Charity work and satsang are held on the day. Samadhi of the saint is located in Sangli.
Kotnis Maharaj Punyatithi is observed on Paush Krishna Paksha pratipada tithi or the first day during the waning phase of moon in Paush month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.