Keshavgiri Maharaj Punyatithi at Ekhatpur in Purandar Taluka of Pune District

Keshavgiri Maharaj Punyatithi is annually observed in Chaitra month. It is the death anniversary of Keshav Giri Maharaj. The day is of great importance at Ekhatpur in Purandar Taluka of Pune district, Maharashtra. He spread the teachings of Bhakti as per tradition followed in Maharashtra. Keshavgiri Maharaj Punyatithi 2017 date is April 1.

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.

Keshavgiri Maharaj is observed on Chaitra Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.