Alandi Yatra, 21 November 2011

21 November 2011 is Alandi Yatra (Sant Dnyaneshwar Palkhi Yatra). Alandi, a town in Pune district of Maharashtra, is a holy place for Hindus where Sant Dnyaneshwar attained Samadhi. It is also famous for Siddheshwar Temple. Alandi Yatra is observed on Krishna Paksha Ekadasi in Kartik Month in Marathi Calendar.

Alandi Palkhi Yatra is also celebrated on Ashadi Ekadasi in Ashad month. These Palkhi Yatra festivals are even more bigger for Varkari sect of Hindus.

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