Masoba Yatra at Banpuri in Atpadi Taluka of Sangli district in Maharashtra



Masoba Yatra in Banpuri village is observed in Chaitra month. It is annual fair and festival at the Masoba Temple at Banpuri Village in Atpadi Taluka of Sangli district in Maharashtra.  Masoba Yatra 2017 date is March 28. The shrine is dedicated to Gram Devata or Spirit who is worshipped near cremation sites.

The festival and fair attracts hundreds of devotees to the mandir.

Processions, pujas, rituals, fireworks etc are part of the festivities.

For the annual festival, the shrine is decorated with lamps, lights, flowers, leaves and sugarcane for the occasion.

Masoba Yatra in Banpuri is annually observed on Chaitra Shukla Paksha Pratipada tithi or the first day during the waxing phase of moon in Chaitra month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.