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Vindhyavasini Jayanti in Bhadrapad month at Maa Vindyavasini Temple in Mirzapur

Vindhyavasini Jayanti is observed in Bhadrapad month at the famous temple dedicated to her at Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh. It is believed that Goddess Maa Vindhyavasini appeared on this day on earth. Vindhyavasini Jayanti 2024 date is August 21.

Special pujas and rituals dedicated to Goddess Vindhyavasini are held on the day. Numerous other spiritual and religions events are held in regions that have temples of Vindhyavasini. The most important ceremony is held at the Vindhyavasini Temple in Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh.

Special musical programs are held here on the day. Artists from various part of the country come to perform before Maa Vindhyavasini on the day.

An all night jagran (no sleeping) is also observed during the period.

Goddess Vindhyavasini is believed to be Durga that settled in the Vindhyachal hills after annihilating Demon Mahishasura.

Vindhyavasini Jayanti is observed on Bhadrapada Krishna Paksha Dwitiya Tithi or the second day during the waning phase of moon in Bhadrapad month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Uttar Pradesh.