Pundalik Utsav in Pandharpur Vitthal Temple

Pandharpur Vitthal Temple

Pandharpur Vitthal Temple

Bhakta Pundalik Utsav is a grand celebration in Pandharpur Vitthal Temple near Solapur in Maharashtra. In 2023, Bhakt Pundalik Utsav date is January 31.

It is observed on Shukla Paksha Dasami in Magh Month, a day prior to Maghi Ekadashi.

Along with two major festivals in Pandharpur temple: Ashadi Wari Yatra and Kartik Ekadasi Yatra, Magh Yatra is also popular in the temple. Magh Yatra is a 15-day pilgrimage held from Magh Shuddh Pratipada to Magh Pournima. Vasant Panchami, Rath Saptami and Magh Shuddh Ekadasi are important days in Magh Yatra.

Magh Yatra and Bhakt Pundalik Utsav attracts nearly one lakh devotees to Pandhapur temple.

Bhakta Pundalik (Pundarik) is the most famous and ardent devotee of Lord VItthal (Vithoba of Pandharpur). He is credited as the devotee who brought Vitthala to Pandharpur temple. Pundalik is also believed as the founder of Varkari sect. Varkari sect is given greater importance in the worship of Lord Vitthal.

Panchang, 31 January 2023

Suryodayam (Sunrise) : 06:51 AM
Suryastama (Sunset) : 05:57 PM
Chandrodayam (Moonrise) : 01:23 PM
Chandrastama (Moonset) : 03:26 AM, Feb 01

Today’s Panchangam:

Tithi : Dashami upto 11:53 AMEkadashi
Nakshatra : Rohini upto 12:39 AM, Feb 01Mrigashirsha
Yoga : Garaja upto 11:53 AM Vanija upto 12:55 AM, Feb 01 Vishti
Karana : Brahma upto 10:59 AM Indra
Weekday : Mangalawara
Paksha : Shukla Paksha

Samvat:

Shaka Samvat : 1944 Shubhakruth
Chandramasa : Magha – Purnimanta Magha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2079 Rakshasa
Gujarati Samvat : 2079 Aananda

Shubh Muhurat:

Abhijit Muhurat : 12:02 PM to 12:46 PM
Amrit Kalam : 09:08 PM to 10:54 PM

Time to avoid:

Rahu Kalam : 03:10 PM to 04:33 PM
Yamaganda : 09:37 AM to 11:00 AM
Gulikai Kalam : 12:24 PM to 01:47 PM
Dur Muhurtam : 09:04 AM to 09:48 AM 11:06 PM to 11:58 PM
Varjyam : 03:51 PM to 05:37 PM

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