Tung Yatra at Tung Village in Miraj Taluka in Sangli District in Maharashtra



Tung Yatra at Tung Village is observed in Chaitra month (March – April). It is the annual fair and festival at a sacred place at Tung Village in Walwa Taluka in Sangli District, Maharashtra. Various unique pujas and rituals are held during the annual yatra. Tung Yatra 2017 date is April 11.

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 Tung Village.

Various offerings are made to appease the deity. Red flowers are offered to the deity. Procession is part of the festival.

Tung 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.