Birdev Yatra at Masur in Karad Taluka of Satara District, Maharashtra



Birdev Yatra at Masur observed in Phalgun month at Masur  Village in Karad Taluka of Satara District, Maharashtra. It is a festival and fair observed at the Birdev Temple dedicated to Vitthal Birdev Maharaj. Masur Birdev Yatra 2017 date is March 3.

The annual fair and festival attracts hundreds of devotees to Masur village. Birdev is the family deity of the Shepherd community from Maharashtra, Karnataka, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

The main ritual includes processions, palkhi and offerings to Vitthal Birdev.

Birdev Yatra at Masur in is observed on Phalgun Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon Phalgun month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.