The Gondhal ritual was performed on 26 April, 2015 at Matvan for married couples from the Mahadik Maratha clan to get the blessings of Goddess Kuldevi Aai Salubai Bhavani. The venue was the home of the late Shankar Shabaji Mahadik which also houses the throne of Aai Salubai Bhavani. Mr. & … continue reading
Villagers circling around the ‘Hom’ singing hymns and then dancing around the lit ‘Hom’ shouting ‘Vochcho… Vochcho’ during Matvan’s Shimgotsav (शिमगोत्सव) on 05 March, 2007. Later, the villagers danced with the palanquins of village deity Zolai Devi (झोलाई देवी) and her brother Vadavali’s Khem Bawa (खेम बावा).