Naikba Yatra at Shigaon in Walwa Taluka in Sangli District in Maharashtra



Shigaon Naikba Yatra is organized in Chaitra month. It is the annual festival and fair held at Naikba Temple at Shigaon in Walwa Taluka of Sangli district, Maharashtra. Shigaon Naikba Yatra 2017 date is April 3.

Naikba Mandir is dedicated to Mother Goddess Shakti.  Naikba 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.

Naikba Yatra at Shigaon is observed on Chaitra Shukla Paksha Saptami Tithi or the seventh day during the waxing phase of moon Chaitra month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.