Dhopeshwar Yatra at Kasarde in Kankavali Taluka of Sindhudurg District



Dhopeshwar Yatra at Kasarde is annually held on Shivratri. It is undertaken to theDhopeshwar Temple located at Kasarde in Kankavali Taluka of Sindhudurg District, Maharashtra.  Dhopeshwar Yatra 2017 date is February 24. The mandir is dedicated to Shiva.

This annual jatra and festival attracts hundreds of devotees. People also flock to the fair and festival organized during the period.

Bel leaves and bel fruit are offered on the occasion.

The shrine is decorated for the occasion with lamps, lights, leaves, flowers etc for the occasion. Food donation is also held on the occasion.

Various rituals are performed during the period.

Kasarde Dhopeshwar Yatra is observed on the Mahashivratri day in Magh month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.