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Sant Tukaram Maharaj Jayanti – Janamdin or Birth Anniversary of Sant Tukaram Maharaj

Sant Tukaram Maharaj Jayanti is annually observed in Magh month. It is the Janamdin or birth anniversary of Sant Tukaram Maharaj. One of the greatest exponents of the Bhakti cult in Marathi culture, Sant Tukaram is worshipped by millions of people around the world and people take inspiration from his poems and teachings. Sant Tukaram Maharaj Jayanti 2025 date is February 2.

The day is not widely observed. Some programs are conducted at Dehu. Scholars have different opinion regarding the birth date of Sant Tukaram Maharaj.

The most important festival associated with Sant Tukaram is the Tukaram Beej observed in Phalgun month.

Sant Tukaram Maharaj Jayanti is annually observed on Magh Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Magh month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.