Krishnamai Utsav at Panchwad in Maharashtra

Krishnamai Utsav is annually observed in Magh month. The annual utsav attracts hundreds of devotees to Panchwad near Wai in Maharashtra. Panchwad Krishnamai Utsav 2017 date February 7. Panchwad is located around 15 km from Wai.

Krishnamai Utsav was started by Chhathrapati Shivaji Maharaj. It is dedicated to Krishna River.
Murti of Krishnamai is anointed during the occasion. The shrine is decorated with flowers, lamps and lights.

Panchwad Krishnamai Festival is annually observed on Magh Shukla Paksha Ekadasi tithi or the eleventh day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.