Vithalai Yatra at Kasba Tarle in Radhanagari Taluka of Kolhapur District, Maharashtra



Vithalai Yatra at Kasba Tarle is annually observed in Phagun month. The Yatra is an important festival at the Vithalai Devi Mandir at Kasba Tarle in Radhanagari Taluka of Kolhapur District, Maharashtra. The shrine is dedicated to Goddess Vithalai, gram devata. Kasba Tarle Vithalai Yatra 2017 date is March 27.

The shrine is decorated with lamps, lights, flowers, leaves and sugarcane for the occasion.

Hundreds of people participate in the unique ritual. The temple remains open during the entire day and different rituals take place. All night vigil is kept on the day.

Vithalai Yatra at Kasba Tarle is observed on Phalgun Krishna Paksha Chaturdasi Tithi or the 14th day during the waning phase of moon Phalgun month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.