Jatrotsava is an annual Utsav / Mela held in Mahalasa Devi Temple in Mardol, Goa. Goddess Mahalasa Devi powerful Kuladevata (family deity) of many Hindus, especially in western and southern India.
Annual Jatrotsava at Mahalasa Devi Temple is held in Magh Month. In 2013, Mahalasa Jatrotsava date is March 6 and 7.
There are many Temples dedicated to Goddess Mahalasa Devi in Goa, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Kerala.
Tens of thousands of devotees visit the temple during Jatrotsava and offer special pujas to Mahalasa Devi.