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Mangai Devi Yatra 2024 In Ashada Month

Mangai Devi Yatra is pilgrimage and festival at Goddess Mangai Devi temples located in parts of Karnataka and Maharashtra. Mangai Devi Yatra 2024 date is July 28 and August 1. Goddess Mangai Devi is an incarnation of Goddess Shakti and is worshipped by certain Hindu communities. The Goddess is also a family deity.

Large number of people participate in Mangai Devi Yatra which is mainly held in Belgaum District in Karnataka.

The ritual is observed on the eighth  and 12th day during the Krishna Paksha or waning phase of moon in Ashada month as per traditional calendars followed in Karnataka and Maharashtra.

The most important yatra is organized at Vadgaon in Belagavi, Karnataka on krishna paksha dwadashi tithi. A unique ritual here is tossing of hen chicks atop the temple.