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Godad Maharaj Rath Yatra at Karjat – Ratha Yatra and Festival Dedicated to Godad Maharaj

Godad Maharaj Rath Yatra is annually observed in Magh month. It is the chariot festival or ratha yatra associated with great saint Godad Maharaj and is of importance at Karjat. Godad Maharaj Rath Yatra 2024 date is July 31.

The annual fair and festival attracts hundreds of devotees. The chariot is taken around the town.

The temple dedicated to Sadguru Godad Maharaj is located at Karjat. He was a great devotee of Lord Vithoba. He spread the universal teaching of love and non-violence.

Godad Maharaj Rath Yatra is annually observed on Ashada Krishna Paksha Ekadasi or the eleventh day during the waning phase of moon in Ashada month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.