Gandemama Punyatithi is annually observed in Phalgun month. It is the death anniversary of Gandemama. The day is of great importance at Walhe in Purandar Taluka of Pune district, Maharashtra. He spread the teachings of Bhakti as per tradition followed in Maharashtra. Gande Mama Punyatithi 2017 date is March 4.
Hundreds of followers of the saint assemble to pay tributes to the pious soul. Charity work and satsang are held on the day. Samadhi of the saint is located in Sangli.
Gandemama Punyatithi is observed on Phalgun Shukla Paksha Sashti Tithi or the sixth day during the waxing phase of moon Phalgun month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.