Ram Yatra at Kargani in Atpadi Taluka of Sangli District



Kargani Ram Yatra is organized in Magh month. It is the annual festival and fair held at Ram Mandir at Kargani in Atpadi Taluka of Sangli District Maharashtra. Kargani Ram Yatra 2017 date is February 25. The temple is located around 32 km south of Atpadi.

The popular belief is that Bhagavan Sri Ram worshipped the Shivling here. The temple has murtis of Bhagavan Sri Ram, Mata Sita and Lakshman. Legend has it that the Shivling in the temple was discovered when the sword in the hand of Lakshman fell down and blood appeared.

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

Ram Yatra at Kargani is observed on Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the fourteenth day during the waxing phase of moon Phalgun month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.