Badami Banashankari Devi jaatre (ಬಾದಾಮಿ ಬನಶಂಕರಿ ಜಾತ್ರೆ) happens every year for a period of about three weeks . Devotees from Karnataka and from other neighboring states Maharashtra, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and from different towns belonging to different religious beliefs, come here to get darshanam of Banashankari Devi and to celebrate the festival.
Music, Drama , circus, Rasamanjari (Music based programs) , small restaurants, toys shop, and other shops are organised /opened . The shows will run day and night . One can the feel of divinity and get entertainment too.
The banashankari jaatre is also a shopping destination for various items like Hole Alur artistic works like carved door frames and doors made of teak wood and other varieties of wood. Cattle fair is also held during this festival , people will buy and sell bulls .
The Rath Yatra or chariot festival of the goddess held every year starts on the full moon (Banada Hunnime) day .
Badami Banashankari Jaatra Mahotsava 2020.The details and schedule of Banashankari are as below :
SHRI SHAKAMBHARI JATRA MAHOTSAV 2020
03/Jan/2020- Friday- Paushya Shuddah Astami Ghatasthapana, DHWAJAROHANA.
09/Jan/2020- Thursday- Paushya Shuddah Chaturdashi, Pallyada Habba (The Vegetable Festival).
10/Jan/2020- Friday- Paushya Shuddha Poornima, MAHA RATHOTSAVA (The Chariot Festival) @ 5.00 PM.
14/Jan/2020- Tuesday- Paushya Krishna Chaturthi, DHWAJ-AVAROHANA.(Removal of Kalash)
15/Jan/2020- Wednesday- Paushya Krishna Panchami. Makar Sankramana.
Contact information of Badami Banashankari temple :
Chairman, Agree Banashankari Devasthaana Trust Committee,
Banashankari, Cholachagudda Post –587201, Badami Taluk, Bagalkot District.
Mobile: 94817 06916
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