Sant Damaji Pant & Mangalwedha History Information Images
Damaji pant was one of the great devotee of lord Vitthal from Mangalwedha region. He was the Kamavisdar (main revenue official) of great bahamani king of bidar kingdom. He was controlled all revenue of Mangalwedha region. due to famine situation people don’t have sufficient food to survive this situation. He analyzed this situation and distributed all grain from the royal granaries without taking permissions from king .after that king arrested to Damaji pant for this crime. After this incident king gave ordered if damanji pant want to relief from this punishment then lord vitthala must have to come with gold coins bag. The famine of 1460 is known as Damaji Pant’s famine.
This is story of shree sant Damaji pant. May be variation in this story but main sole was the relation between god and his devotee. always god are with us just we have to help others without taking care of others.
Mangalwedha city information:
Mangalwedha city is also called as land of sant’s.when you are entering into city you may found such posters like “welcome to Mangalwedha bhumi santanchi” [land of sant’s].you may feel this when you entered in to Mangalwedha city. Main statue of shree sant Damaji pant is key attraction of among devotees.
In Mangalwedha city there are various temple which have historical background such as Damaji temple ,muttabai temple,chokamela temple. Main Damaji temple located to near bust stand of Mangalwedha.
Distance from Pandharpur:
Mangalwedha city not far away from Pandharpur .near about 25km from Pandharpur city having well connected travel mediums.
How to Reach:
From Pandharpur you get MSRTC bus to Mangalwedha at l left corner of bus stand. After every 25 minutes you will get bus to Mangalwedha. For this journey you have to paid 28 rupees to bus ticket.
Where to stay:
There are number of private hotels which provides accommodations for tourist on cheap rate but please plan before visited to this place.
Sant Damaji Pant Images:
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