Krishnamai Utsav at Wai in Maharashtra – Krishnamai Festival



Krishnamai Festival is annually observed in Magh month. The annual utsav attracts hundreds of devotees to Wai in Maharashtra. Krishnamai Utsav 2017 date January 28.

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.

Krishnamai Festival is annually observed 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.