Tukaram Beej 2017 date, Sant Tukaram Jayanti

Tukaram Beej is the day when it is believed that Sant Tukaram bodily ascended to Vaikunth, the heavenly abode of Lord Vishnu. In 2016, Tukaram Beej date is March 25.

It is a big festival in Maharashtra. Sant Tukaram was born at Dehu near Pune in 1608 and left to Vaikunth in 1950. Throughout his life, he worshipped Lord Vittal or Vithoba, a form of Lord Krishna. He composed and sung number of Kirtans on Vittal.

At Dehu, where Sant Tukaram was born, the celebrations of Tukaram Beej attract several lakhs of people. This year, more than four lakh devotees will attend the festival and participate in the auspicious rituals.

In 2016, Tukaram Beej date was March 25.

In 2015, Tukaram Beej date was March 7.

In 2014, Tukaram Beej date was March 18.

Tukaram Beej 2013 date was March 29.

Tukaram Beej 2012 date is March 10.

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  1. Prasad Punwatkar says:

    How can Maharaj leave to Vaikunth in 1950?

  2. ARJUN BHADRE says:

    SHRI TUKARAM WAS THE PERSONALITY WHO HAD BEEN SELF DEVELOPED WITH RELIGIOUS SCRIPTURES ,AVAILABLE BOOKS , WITH THE INTERACTION OF SOCIAL THINKERS AND HIS SELF LIFE EXPERIENCES AND ACHIEVED THE MASS PSYCHOLOGY AND EXPRESS HIS VIEWS THROUGH THE POEMS WHICH TOUCHES THE HEARTS OF COMMON PEOPLE OF THIS UNIVERSE. REST ALL IS OK. HE HAS DONE THE WORK THROUGH KIRTAN FOR THE COMMON PEOPLE AND REALLY STRUGGLED IN SOCIAL LIFE AND THE SITUATION AT THAT TIME IN VOGUE. THE WONDERFUL THING IS THAT SHRI RAMESHWAR SHRI NILOBA AND SMT SAHINABAI HAS VOLUNTARILY SURRENDER FOR HIS MISSION AND REALLY UPLIFT THE IMAGE OF SHRI TUKARAM. TUKARAM TUKARAM TUKARAM TUKARAM TUKARAM TUKARAM