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Yellamma Yatra at Jath in Sangli in Maharashtra – Yellamma Devi Fair and Festival at Jat

Yellamma Yatra at Jath is held in Margashirsh month. It is observed at the temple dedicated to the village goddess at Jath in Sangli. The festival dedicated to Goddess Yellamma Devi attracts hundreds of devotees. Jat Yellamma Yatra 2024 date is December 27.

The annual yatra is also noted for a fair. The ritual involves journey to the shrine and other rural rituals.

Jath Yellamma Devi Temple is magnificently decorated during the period traditionally with flowers, leaves, traditional lamps and lights.

The day is of importance to the villagers. People from nearby towns and villages arrive to participate in this annual fair and festival. Important rituals, which are held only once in a year, happen during the period

Jath Yellamma Yatra is annually held on Margashirsha Krishna Paksha Dwadasi tithi or the twelfth day during the waning phase of moon as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.