Sant Nivruttinath Jayanti

Sant Nivruttinath Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Saint Nivruttinath of Maharashtra. In 2017, Sant Nivruttinath Jayanti date is February 11.

It is observed on the Pratipada in Krishna Paksha of Magha Month as per Marathi calendar. Sant Nivruttinath Yatra is held on this day in Nashik Trimbakeshwar.

Sant Nivruttinath was the elder brother of Sant Gyandev, who is considered as great guru in Marathi devotional and spiritual kingdom.

Nivrutti Nath took Samadhi at Trimbakeshwar. The place in Trimbakeshwar, Near Nashik, India where he took Samadhi is still preserved as a shrine. He was initiated into the Natha sampadraya by Gahininath at the age of 10.

Sant Nivruttinath Punyatithi is held in Jyeshta Month as per Marathi calendar.

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