Malkar Siddh Dev Yatra at Umadi in Jat Taluka of Maharashtra



Umadi Malkar Siddh Dev Yatra is organized in Chaitra month. It is the annual festival and fair held at Malkarsiddh Dev Temple at Umadi in Jat Taluka of Sangli district, Maharashtra. Umadi Malkar Siddh Dev Yatra 2017 date is April 1.

Malkar Siddh Dev Temple is dedicated to gram devata. The deity is also the kuldaivata of many families.

Rituals associated with village deity are performed during the yatra.

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

Malkar Siddh Dev Yatra at Umadi is observed on Chaitra Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon Chaitra month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.