Events in Trimbakeshwar, Nashik

Events in Trimbakeshwar


Sinhashta Kumbhmela

Sinhashta Kumbhmela


Sinhahsta Kumbhmela is the best event in Trimbakeshwar when the Planet Jupiter is in Leon Zodiac, Sinhashta Kumbhmela takes place in Trimbakeshwar.At the same time of devotees, saints and ascetics participates in the Kumbhmela which takes place once within twelve year. Trimbakeshwar is the only place in South India where the Sinhashta Kumbhmela takes place.During the same period so many devotees,saints and ascetics pay visit to Shri.Trimbakeshwar to have Darshan as well takes holy bath in “Kushavarta Kunda”(A holy tank of Godavari river).There are same auspicious dates called as “Parwani”(a rare and auspicious period as per Hindu chronology)

A Palanquin function(Palakhi Sohala)


A palanquin function of Shri.Trimbakraj is very spectacular in Trimbakeshwar which takes place on every Monday at afternoon. A golden mask of Lord Shri.Mahadeva having five faces is kept in Palanquin. A crown studded with Jewels which is denoted by the king of Mhaisoor is worn on the mask of Lord Shri.Shiva.The same function starts from Trimbakeshwar Temple and goes to Kushavarta Kunda to offer holy bath with alteration of incantation to the mask of Lord Shiva. The way from where Palanquin goes is adorned with rangoli.After offering a holy bath ceremonious ritual and “aarati” is performed and then palanquin of Shri.Trimbakraj returns to the temple. The same function is glorious and phenomenal one. A crown adorned with jewels is kept in “Kothi Sansthan of Trust”. Devotees can see the crown after the Palanquin function



A Palanquin function(Palakhi Sohala)

Mahashivratri

Mahashivratri


Mahashivratri is an auspicious day when Lord Shri Shankar appeared on incarnated on the earth.So the day is celebrated as “Mahashivratri” or the origin day of Lord Shri.Shankar.”Mahashivratri” is celebrated on “Magh Vadya Chaturth” as per hindu chronology, in Trimbakeshwar and also everywhere in India. At midnight a great and pious ritual is performed of Lord Shri.Trimbakeshwar.On the same day the temple and it’s premises are adorned with lighting. Thousands of devotees attend in Trimbakeshwar to have Darshan of Shri.Shiva on the auspicious day.

Tripuri Paurnima


Lord Shri.Shiva killed giant Tripurasur on Kartik Paurnima.So the same day is traditionally observed as victory celebration day.The day is celebrated with deep belief. By sacrificing a victim to Goddess of village Mahadevi the same festival is started. A golden mask of Trimbakeshwar with adorned crown is kept in great, attractive Chariot. All the roads and ways of Chariot procession are decorated with different types of flowers and Rangolis.Temple is also decorated attractively and a chain of lighting is enlightened. Mothers having son en-kindle “Tripurwati” in temple premises of nights and ask for blessing for their sons and family.


Tripuri Paurnima