Shree Swami Samarth Annachhatra Madal Information about
Akkalkot is a place of historic importance and was a princely state before. It has a tradition of It has a tradition of mighty warriors like Shrimant Fattehsinhraje Bhosale, Shahajiraje-I, Malojiraje, Fattehsingh III and Shrimant Vijaysinhraje Bhosale. Akkalkot became famous in Maharasthra and entire India due to the holy avatar of Shri Dattatreya, Shri Swami Samarth Maharaj. His avatar occurred during the reign of Shrimant Malojiraje. Shrimant Malojiraje was a follower of Shri Swami Samarth Maharaj. During his twenty two years’ stay in Akkalkot, Shri Swami Samarth Maharaj created many miracles and thus became popular all over Maharashtra. The idea of starting Annachhatra in Akkalkot was instantly liked and brought into reality by Hon'ble Shri Janmejayraje Bhosale and it started on 29th July, 1988 on the pious day of Shri Gurupournima.