Shirkai Devi Yatra at Tardal in Hatkanangle Taluka of Kolhapur District



Tardal Shirkai Devi Yatra is organized in Magh month. It is the annual festival and fair held at Shirkai Devi Temple in Tardal in Hatkanangle Taluka of Kolhapur District, Maharashtra. Shirkai Devi Yatra 2017 date is February 25.

Shirkai Devi Temple is dedicated to Mother Goddess Shakti.  Shirkai Devi, an incarnation of Goddess Shakti, is worshipped mainly in Maharashtra.

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.

Shirkai Devi Yatra at Tardal 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.