Kalbhairav Yatra at Maslechaudhari Village in Mohol Taluka in Solapur District in Maharashtra

Kalbhairav Yatra at Maslechaudhari Village is observed in Chaitra month (March – April). It is the annual fair and festival at the Kalbhairav Temple at Maslechaudhari Village in Mohol Taluka of Solapur District, Maharashtra. Various unique pujas and rituals are held during the annual yatra. Maslechaudhari Kalbhairav Yatra 2017 date is April 11.

The shrine is dedicated to Kalbhairav, a fierce manifestation of Shiva. This form of Shiva is widely worshipped as a village deity and kuldevata (family deity) in Maharashtra.

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

The festival and fair attracts hundreds of devotees to the Kalbhairav temple.

Various offerings are made to appease the deity. Red flowers are offered to the deity.

Maslechaudhari Kalbhairav Yatra is annually observed on Chaitra Purnima tithi or the full moon day in Chaitra month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.