Kankavali is located in Sindhudurg District in Maharashtra. Kankavali Yatra is annually held in Magh Month. Hundreds of people participate in this annual jatra. Kankavali Yatra 2017 date is January 28.
The day is of importance to the villagers. People from nearby towns and villages arrive to participate in this annual fair and festival.
Kankavali Yatra is annually held on Magh Shukla Paksha Pratipada tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.