Hanuman Utsav at Satpadi Village in Palghar Taluka of Thane District in Maharashtra



Hanuman Utsav in Satpadi Village is observed in Chaitra month. It is the annual fair and festival at the Hanuman Temple at Satpadi Village in Palghar Taluka of Thane District in Maharashtra. Various unique pujas and rituals are held during the utsav, which is also the auspicious Hanuman Jayanti day. Hanuman Jayanti Utsav 2017 date at Satpadi is April 11.

The festival and fair attracts hundreds of devotees to the Hanuman mandir, which celebrates the birth anniversary of Lord Hanuman.

For the annual festival, the shrine is decorated with lamps, lights, flowers, leaves and sugarcane for the occasion. Arka leaves and flowers are widely used on the day.

Special shringar and food donation are part of the festivities.

Hanuman Utsav at Satpadi is annually observed on Chaitra Purnima tithi or the full moon day in Chaitra month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.