Mauli Devi Yatra at Bendri in Tasgaon Taluka of Sangli District, Maharashtra



Bendri Mauli Devi Yatra is organized in Chaitra month. It is the annual festival and fair held at Jyotirlingdevi Temple in Bendri in Tasgaon Taluka of Sangli District, Maharashtra. Bendri Mauli Devi Yatra 2017 date is April 1.

Mauli Devi Temple is dedicated to Mother Goddess Shakti.  Mauli Devi, an incarnation of Goddess Shakti, is worshipped mainly in Maharashtra as a Gram Devata.

Rituals associated with Goddess Durga 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.

Mauli Devi Yatra at Bendri 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.